DENVER – Antti Raanta sat in the Blackhawks’ locker room on both Saturday and Sunday night, officially backing up Corey Crawford against Edmonton and Vancouver, respectively.
Twenty-one games down, 61 games to go.
VANCOUVER – Inspired performances: the Chicago Blackhawks have had a few of them this season.
Sunday’s outing just wasn’t one of them.
NEW YORK — Patrick Kane scored the team’s first power play goal of the preseason and Andrew Shaw also scored, but the New York Rangers edged the Blackhawks, 3-2, in a shootout on Friday night.