Chicago Blackhawks (80 pts, 33-10-14) @ Los Angeles Kings (66 pts, 30-21-6)
9:30 pm CDT, Staples Center - Los Angeles, CA
TV : WGN
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 1-2 L (SO) @ Sharks
Kings' last game : 0-2 L vs Flyers
Enemy Territory : Jewels From The Crown
|Feb 03 '14||@LAK|
|Dec 30 '13||LAK 0 at CHI 1||B. Saad|
|Dec 15 '13||LAK 1 at CHI 3||K. Versteeg|
6000 : Tonight's game is the 6000th in Blackhawks franchise history.
202 : The number of power play opportunities for the Kings this year, tied for the third most in the NHL. They have only produced 28 power play goals, for 13.9% conversion rate, the 29th ranked power play unit.
61 : The number of the takeaways credited to Marian Hossa, the most in the NHL.
31.3 : The average number of shots per game for the Kings, 9th in the NHL, even though they have the second fewest goals per game average at 2.25.
31 : The number of 2nd period goals scored by the Kings, the least in the NHL. The Blackhawks have 77 2nd period goals, the most in the NHL.
22:55 : Drew Doughty's average time on ice per game, the sixth highest average in the NHL.
11 : The number of games, in the last 42 played, in which the Kings have given up more than two goals.
6-8-2 : The Kings' record versus the Central Division this year.
3 : The number of consecutive games in which Brandon Saad, Marian Hossa and Kris Versteeg have at least one point in.
2-7-1 : The Kings' record in their last 10 games.
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
Corey Crawford (20-8-10, 2.40 GAA, .914 save %, 0 SO)
Nikolai Khabibulin (rotator cuff) out
Probable Kings Lineup
Tyler Toffoli - Anze Kopitar - Jeff Carter
Dustin Brown - Mike Richards - Justin Williams
Dwight King - Jarret Stoll - Trevor Lewis
Kyle Clifford - Colin Fraser - Jordan Nolan
Jake Muzzin - Drew Doughty
Robyn Regehr - Slava Voynov
Willie Mitchell - Matt Greene
Jonathan Quick (15-12-2, 2.13 GAA, .913 save %, 3 SO)