The Blackhawks look to extend their season-long win streak to six games when they host the Canucks on Thursday at the United Center.
Anton Forsberg made 45 saves to help the IceHogs extend their win streak to five games with a 2-1 victory over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Wednesday in Rockford. The IceHogs host Tucson for a back-to-back starting Friday.
Final: #IceHogs 2, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 1 #RFDvsWBS #AHL— Second City Hockey (@2ndCityHockey) February 7, 2019
Rockford extends its winning streak to five games.
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#Blackhawks prospect Nicolas Beaudin's seven-game point streak ends in Drummondville's shootout win over Cape Breton. The d-man had one goal and seven assists during his streak. He's at 20 points (2G, 18A) in 17 QMJHL games since being cut from Canada's World Juniors camp.— Cain (@brandonmcain) February 7, 2019
#Blackhawks prospect Alexis Gravel stopped 25 of 26 shots in Halifax's win over Charlottetown. He has allowed two goals or less in three of his last four outings. He's 25-12 with two shutouts, a 2.65 goals-against average and .912 save percentage in 38 QMJHL games.— Cain (@brandonmcain) February 7, 2019
Elsewhere in Chicago sports, the Bulls fell 125-120 at home after acquiring Otto Porter from the Wizards for Bobby Portis, Jabari Parker and a 2023 second-round draft pick.
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