Corey Crawford skated on Thursday morning, and that night reported that he was feeling pretty darned good.
Antti Raanta had his usual smile on his face as he signed autographs on Thursday night.
Scott Darling played tremendous in Corey Crawford’s absence, performing so well that there was a real question as to who the Blackhawks would keep as their backup goaltender, he or Antti Raa
The leading vote-getter might play somewhere other than Chicago, but the Blackhawks are dominating NHL All-Star balloting.
Duncan Keith is out sick and Antti Raanta will start when the Blackhawks host the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night at the United Center.