Chicago took the first game of the series with a 5-4 victory in overtime off a Trevor Daley shot 1:40 into the extra session.
The Hawks will be without most of their stars, but will see Corey Crawford make his preseason debut between the pipes. Michael Leighton, last season's starter in AHL Rockford, will serve as his backup.
Other notable faces include forwards Bryan Bickell, Andrew Shaw and Viktor Tikhonov and defensemen Trevor van Riemsdyk and David Rundblad. Winger Tomas Kopecky, who is on a professional tryout, will also be in the lineup.
Vince Hinostroza, Ryan Hartman, Mark McNeill, Brandon Mashinter, Garret Ross, Tanner Kero and Chris DeSousa will be the Rockford contingent present in the lineup. 2015 second-round pick Graham Knott is also expected to hit the ice.
Ville Pokka, Erik Gustafsson, Viktor Svedberg, Dennis Robertson and Dillon Fournier round out the blue line.
Opponent Preview: Red Wings
The Red Wings will come out with their best in their preseason home opener. Justin Abdelkader, Henrik Zetterberg and Gustav Nyquist will be the top line, while former Blackhawk Brad Richards will play center on the second line along side Tomas Jurco and Tomas Tatar.
Niklas Kronwall and Jonathan Ericsson lead the blue line, while Danny DeKeyser, Mike Green, Kyle Quincey and Jakub Kindl round out the group. .
Petr Mrazek gets the start in net in front of Jared Coreau.
How To Watch
Time: 6:30 p.m. CT
Where: United Center, Chicago
TV: CSN+, NHL Network (U.S.)