The Chicago Blackhawks had some fairly quality chances against Semyon Varlamov, the Colorado Avalanche goaltender that has stymied them a fair bit already this season.
1: Score the game’s first goal. Sounds simple, but it means so much to the Blackhawks' success. When Chicago scores first, they are an unbelievable 28-1-6.
Forgive the Chicago Blackhawks if the United Center looks a little strange to them. After all, it’s been more than a month since they’ve played here, their last being Jan.
The Blackhawks return to an indoor setting tonight as they host the Colorado Avalanche inside the United Center.
Marian Hossa will be out 2-3 weeks with the upper-body injury he sustained on Saturday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins.