The Blackhawks have had to go without some top players at times this season, from Corey Crawford to Patrick Sharp.
The leading vote-getter might play somewhere other than Chicago, but the Blackhawks are dominating NHL All-Star balloting.
1. Own the boards. Minnesota is a team that gets a lot of shots and scores a lot of goals. The Wild also give up the fewest number of shots in the entire NHL.
Former Blackhawks forward Jeremy Morin is expected to make his debut with the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night against the Red Wings.