Chicago Blackhawks (76 pts, 32-10-12) @ Calgary Flames (43 pts, 18-27-7)
8:30 PM CDT, Scotiabank Saddledome - Calgary, AB
TV : CSN Chicago
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 1-3 L vs Jets
Flames' last game : 5-4 W (SO) vs Predators
Enemy Territory : Matchsticks and Gasoline
|Jan 28 '14||@CGY|
|Nov 27 '13||CHI 3 at CGY 2||P. Kane|
|Nov 03 '13||CGY 3 at CHI 2 - OT||K. Russell|
83.3 : The Flames' penalty kill rate on a 5 on 3 this year. They have only given up one goal in six two man disadvantages.
61 : The number of 3rd period goals given up by the Flames this year. Only Toronto (62) has given up more.
46 : The number of games it took for Duncan Keith to get 40 assists, making him the fastest player to hit that mark in team history.
26.6 : The average shots on goal per game by the Flames, the third fewest in the NHL.
26 : The number of 1st period goals scored by the Flames this year. Only Carolina (25) and Buffalo (20) have scored fewer 1st period goals.
12.6 : The percentage of the Flames' scoring that Jiri Hudler has factored in this season.
8-21-4 : The Flames' record when their opponents score first.
6-0-1 : The Blackhawks' record on last season's February road trip.
6 : The number points (3 G, 3 A) scored by Mark Giordano has scored in the last three games.
1 : The number of Flames who have over 30 points this season (Hudler). The Blackhawks have seven players with more than 30 points.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Kris Versteeg - Brandon Pirri - Patrick Kane
Brandon Saad - Andrew Shaw - Bryan Bickell
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith
Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Niklas Hjalmarsson - Johnny Oduya
Nick Leddy - Michal Rozsival
Antti Raanta (12-2-3, 2.24 GAA, .910 save %, 1 SO)
Nikolai Khabibulin (rotator cuff) out
Probable Flames Lineup
Jiri Hudler - Mikael Backlund - Lee Stempniak
T.J. Galiardi - Sean Monahan - Joe Colborne
Lance Bouma - Matt Stajan - David Jones
Paul Byron - Blair Jones - Kevin Westgarth
T.J. Brodie - Mark Giordano
Kris Russell - Chris Butler
Shane O'Brien - Dennis Wideman
Reto Berra (6-14-2, 3.08 GAA, .895 save %, 0 SO)
Brian McGrattan (undisclosed injury) questionable, Curtis Glencross (ankle) out, Mike Cammalleri (concussion) out