The Blackhawks’ weekend began with a thud, when a disappointing loss to Columbus and Minnesota’s winning on Saturday put them fourth in the Central Division and into the wild-card slot.
Niklas Hjalmarsson wasn’t feeling the weariness that usually comes on the second half of a back-to-back.
By Jeff Hamilton
It was a case of right place, right time for the Blackhawks Sunday night.
Corey Crawford will start and Kris Versteeg will "likely" be back in the lineup when the Blackhawks face the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — If you take a glass-half-full outlook, you figured it was bound to happen eventually.