Minnesota Wild


Brad Richards will miss the final three regular-season games with an upper-body injury and Kyle Baun will make his NHL debut when the Blackhawks host the Minnesota Wild tonight at the United Cente


By Jeff Hamilton

It was a case of right place, right time for the Blackhawks Sunday night.


It started off so well, with Brandon Saad’s shot lifting and tucking into the top left corner of the Columbus net and giving the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead.


The Blackhawks found themselves in some unfamiliar territory on Tuesday night after getting shut out in back-to-back games for the first time since 2006.