Coach Joel Quenneville said the upcoming busy schedule meant Nikolai Khabibulin would start again soon. “Soon” is now tomorrow night.
Michal Rozsival came out of the dressing room with a swollen upper lip and a good amount of stitches above it.
Corey Crawford will get the start and the Chicago Blackhawks continue to weather some injuries as they prepare for their game against the Winnipeg Jets tonight at the United Center.
Brad Mills became the latest of the Blackhawks to be sidelined, as he missed Thursday’s practice and is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.
Jeremy Morin and Brad Mills will be in the lineup and Michal Handzus is out with an upper-body injury when the Chicago Blackhawks host the Minnesota Wild tonight at the United Center.