7 pm CDT, Scottrade Center, St. Louis, MO
TV : WGN
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 7-2 W vs Avalanche
Blues' last game : 3-4 L (SO) @ Flames
Enemy Territory : St. Louis Game Time
|Apr 06 '14|
|Mar 19 '14|
|Dec 28 '13|
|Oct 17 '13||STL 3 at CHI 2 - SO||T. Oshie|
|Oct 09 '13||CHI 2 at STL 3||A. Steen|
307 : The number of wins Joel Qunneville had behind the bench for the Blues, still the team's all time leader.
87.9 : The Blues' penalty kill rate on the road, the 3rd best road PK in the NHL.
70 : The total amount of penalty minutes served by the "world's best captain" David Backes this season.
22 : The number of points (7 G, 15 A) Patrick Kane has scored in his current 13 game point streak.
19.2 : The percentage of the Blues' total goals (24 of 125) scored by Alex Steen, who was placed on injured reserve with a concussion today.
10-0-1: The Blues' record versus the Central Division this season.
9 : The number of games in the last ten meetings between these two teams where the team who has scored first has won.
7-0-2 : The Blackhawks' record in the second game of back to backs this season.
6 : The number of games in the last nine meetings between these two teams that have been decided by one goal.
3 : The number of consecutive games in which Jaden Schwartz has scored a goal.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Kris Versteeg - Michal Handzus - Patrick Kane
Bryan Bickell - Andrew Shaw - Brandon Saad
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith
Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Niklas Hjalmarsson - Johnny Oduya
Nick Leddy - Sheldon Brookbank
Antti Raanta (9-1-2, 2.18 GAA, .915 save %, 0 SO)
Corey Crawford (lower body) out, Nikolai Khabibulin (lower body) out
Probable Blues Lineup
Jaden Schwartz - David Backes - T.J. Oshie
Magnus Paajarvi - Patrik Berglund - Vladimir Tarasenko
Brenden Morrow - Derek Roy - Chris Stewart
Adam Cracknell - Maxim Lapierre - Dmitrij Jaskin
Alex Pietrangelo - Jay Bouwmeester
Kevin Shattenkirk - Barret Jackman
Ian Cole - Carlo Colaiacovo
Jaroslav Halak (17-6-3, 2.32 GAA, .909 save %, 2 SO)
Jordan Leopold (hand) out, Ryan Reaves (broken hand) out, Roman Polak (lower body) out, Alexander Steen (concussion) out, Vladimir Sobotka (upper body) out