Corey Crawford, who has allowed just four goals in his last three starts, realized during a past tough stretch that he needed to show patience on his saves. CSNChicago.com's Tracey Myers has the story.
Niklas Hjalmarsson skated for the third straight day but isn't ready to return tonight against the Red Wings. The defenseman says he is still working on his conditioning and wants to be 100 percent before he returns.
Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews will miss tonight's game against the Red Wings with an upper body injury, according to CSNChicago.com's Blackhawks Insider Tracey Myers.
The Blackhawks have found themselves back in a winning streak but there is still room for improvement. One that sticks out is their powerless power play.
The Hawks hit rock bottom when they dropped a 3-2 decision to Nashville when they were six minutes away from earning at least one point. Since then, the Hawks have won three straight.