Marian Hossa will be out 2-3 weeks with the upper-body injury he sustained on Saturday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Patrick Sharp was welcoming the impending normalcy as much as anyone following the Stadium Series finale on Saturday night.
The snow was still falling nearly two hours after the Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins exited the Soldier Field ice.
Years from now, when you're asked the trivia question, "Who scored the first NHL goal at Soldier Field?" you'll have an answer: Patrick Sharp.
Soldier Field, the frozen tundra (or the frozen surface atop the sod-type stuff) and the insanity known as late-winter weather here in Chicago: It makes for a great combination, doesn’t it?