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Blackhawks look to for two straight wins as they travel to Columbus to take on their whipping boys.

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Chicago Blackhawks (101 pts, 43-19-15) @ Columbus Blue Jackets (85 pts, 39-30-7)

6pm CDT, Nationwide Arena - Columbus, OH

TV : CSN Chicago

Radio : 720 AM WGN

Blackhawks last game : 3-2 W (SO) vs Wild

Blue Jackets last game : 2-0 W @ Flyers

Enemy Territory : The Cannon

Season Series/Schedule

DATE SCORE W. GOAL
Apr 04 '14
Mar 06 '14 CBJ 1 at CHI 6 A. Shaw

1141 : The number of days since the Blue Jackets' last regulation win versus the Blackhawks on 2/18/11.

409 : The number of giveaways by the Blue Jackets this season, the second fewest in the NHL.

55.6 : The Blackhawks' team CF%, the second highest in the NHL.

49 : The number of 1st period goals given up by the Blue Jackets this season, the fifth fewest in the NHL.

28 : The number of power play goals the Blue Jackets have scored at home, the eighth most in the NHL.

27 : The number of career assists Duncan Keith has against the Blue Jackets, the most assists against any team in the NHL.

21 : The number of power play goals given up by the Blackhawks, the ninth fewest in the NHL.

.885 : The Blackhawks' winning percentage when leading after the 1st period, ranked second in the NHL.

.395 : The Blackhawks winning percentage in one goal games, the third lowest in the NHL.

Probable Blackhawks Lineup

Forwards

Patrick Sharp - Andrew Shaw - Marian Hossa

Brandon Saad - Michal Handzus - Kris Versteeg

Bryan Bickell - Teuvo Teravainen - Jeremy Morin

Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith

Defensive Pairings

Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook

Johnny Oduya - Niklas Hjalmarsson

Nick Leddy - Michal Rozsival

Goaltender

Antti Raanta (12-4-4, 2.58 GAA, .901 save %, 1 SO)

Injuries

Nikolai Khabibulin (rotator cuff) out, Patrick Kane (lower body) out, Jonathan Toews (upper body) out

Leading Scorers

PLAYER GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
P. Sharp 77 31 42 73 +13 38 9 2
P. Kane 69 29 40 69 +7 22 10 6
J. Toews 76 28 40 68 +26 34 5 5
D. Keith 76 6 51 57 +18 26 3 3
M. Hossa 67 27 29 56 +26 20 4 4

Probable Blue Jackets Lineup

Forwards

Boone Jenner - Ryan Johansen - Mark Letestu

Matt Calvert - Brandon Dubinsky - Cam Atkinson

Corey Tropp - Artem Anisimov - Nick Foligno

Blake Comeau - Derek MacKenzie - Jared Boll

Defensive Pairings

Jack Johnson - Dalton Prout

Fedor Tyutin - James Wisniewski

Nikita Nikitin - David Savard

Goaltender

Sergei Bobrovsky (28-19-5, 2.42 GAA, .921 save %, 4 SO)

Injuries

Nathan Horton (lower body) out, Ryan Murray (knee) questionable

Leading Scorers

PLAYER GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
R. Johansen 76 30 25 55 +1 43 6 3
B. Dubinsky 70 16 30 46 +6 94 4 2
J. Wisniewski 69 7 39 46 +2 55 3 1
N. Foligno 70 18 21 39 +5 96 3 5
C. Atkinson 73 20 17 37 -1 14 4 5