LOS ANGELES – Peter Regin emerged from the Chicago Blackhawks locker room sporting the white jersey, the one that signifies he’s on the outside of the four starting lines.
The word became official on Thursday afternoon: Andrew Shaw, who’s missed three weeks with a right-leg injury, will return on Saturday when the Blackhawks face the Kings in Game 3 of the Wes
Brandon Bollig was probably as happy as anyone when he was reunited with Ben Smith and Marcus Kruger.
Andrew Shaw will join the Blackhawks at practice tomorrow, and coach Joel Quenneville said the team will assess that before seeing when he can return to the lineup.
Role players: they’re called that because they certainly have their parts to play, especially during the postseason.