Andrew Shaw is questionable to play in Game 2 on Sunday afternoon but Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville said Shaw’s injury is not a long-term concern.
Patrick Kane works on his backhand shot in practice, every now and then just to try and get it down. Truth is, he’s been working on it for some time.
Kris Versteeg appears to be back in the Chicago lineup tonight and Ilya Bryzgalov will start for Minnesota as the Blackhawks host the Wild in Game 1 of their second-round series on Friday night.
You’d be hard pressed to find a Chicago Blackhawks player who didn’t watch the Minnesota Wild’s Game 7 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night.
Kris Versteeg isn’t used to this.