Edmonton Oilers


By Michael Arcuri

The Blackhawks looked much like a one-line team in a 5-2 loss Friday night against the Edmonton Oilers.


By Mike Arcuri

When the Blackhawks take on the Oilers on Friday night, they’ll be doing it with a history on their side.


1. Don’t get outworked by the Oilers


The Blackhawks haven't kicked off the New Year the way they would like, earning just two of a possible six points since facing off against the Washington Capitals at the Winter Classic.


Antti Raanta will get his first start in more than a week and defenseman Tim Erixon will make his Chicago debut when the Blackhawks host the Calgary Flames tonight at the United Center.