Corey Crawford starts and Brandon Mashinter is back in the lineup when the Blackhawks host the Colorado Avalanche tonight at the United Center.
Marian Hossa will play and Corey Crawford will start when the Blackhawks host the Buffalo Sabres Friday night at the United Center.
Scott Darling will start and Michal Rozsival will draw back into the lineup when the Blackhawks host the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday night at the United Center.
The Ducks are 4-0-1 in their last five games, vaulting themselves into a playoff spot — third place in the Pacific Division — for the first time this season.
When Erik Gustafsson was sent back to Rockford in mid-November, he knew he was in good standing with the Blackhawks.