Trevor van Riemsdyk didn’t head into Thursday night’s game expecting to log a career-high in minutes.
With Duncan Keith sidelined for several weeks, the Blackhawks placed the defenseman on long-term injured reserve on Wednesday afternoon.
Trevor van Riemsdyk knows what the news means as much as anyone.
Duncan Keith has become as well known for his health and minutes played as much as his high level of play during those minutes.
Viktor Svedberg was going through the expected emotions when he made his NHL debut on Friday.