7 pm CDT, Jobing.com Arena - Glendale, AZ
TV : CSN Chicago
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 2-1 W (SO) @ Stars
Coyotes' last game : 3-1 W @ Wild
Enemy Territory : Five For Howling
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500 : The number games Derek Morris will have played in a Coyotes uniform once he takes his first shift tonight.
442 : The number of wins for Coyotes' head coach since the start of the 02-03 season, second only behind Mike Babcock and one more win than Joel Quenneville.
72.5 : The Coyotes penalty kill rate at home, only the Blackhawks have a worse home penalty kill in the league.
47 : The number of total man games lost for the Blackhawks this season.
22.1: The power play sucess rate for the Coytoes, the 6th best in the NHL.
19-0-0 : The combined record of the Blackhawks and Coyotes when leading after the 1st period.
12-0-1 : The Coyotes' record this year when giving up 3 goals or less.
10: The number of assists for Keith Yandle on the power play.
6 : The number of players in the expansion era (since 1967-68) who have scored at least one goal for the same franchise in 18 consecutive seasons; Shane Doan is one of those.
.849 : The Coyotes' winning percentage when scoring first since the start of the 09-10 season, the best in the NHL during this time span.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Brandon Saad - Michal Handzus - Patrick Kane
Kris Versteeg - Brandon Pirri - Andrew Shaw
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith
Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Niklas Hjalmarsson - Johnny Oduya
Nick Leddy - Michal Rozsival
Annti Raanta (1-0-0, 2.24 GAA, .895 save %, 0 SO)
Michael Kostka (broken foot) out, Nikolai Khabibulin (lower body) out, Bryan Bickell (lower body) out
Coyotes Probable Lineup
Shane Doan - Mike Ribeiro -David Moss
Tim Kennedy - Martin Hanzal - Radim Vrbata
Rob Klinkhammer - Antoine Vermette - Mikkel Boedker
Kyle Chipchura - Jeff Halpern - Jordan Szwarz
Michael Stone - Oliver Ekman-Larsson
Keith Yandle - Derek Morris
Connor Murphy - David Schlemko
Mike Smith (12-5-4, 3.02 GAA, .911 save %, 0 SO)
Lauri Korpikoski (upper body) out, Zbynek Michalek (lower body) out