Steve Montador, who spent several seasons with the Blackhawks, died on Sunday, the Mississauga News reported. He was 35 years old.
Points are at a premium for the Blackhawks right now. They reminded themselves of that again heading into Friday night when they hosted the New Jersey Devils.
Former Notre Dame tight Tyler Eifert can take some bragging rights back to South Bend.
After a 12-year absence, the World Cup is returning to the NHL in 2016 in Toronto.
Kris Versteeg was one of the Blackhawks’ hottest players when they went on their roll in mid-November/December. Tonight, he comes back, looking to pick up where he left off.