Marian Hossa will play and Corey Crawford will start when the Blackhawks host the Buffalo Sabres Friday night at the United Center.
The minutes are there as usual. So is the dependability during those minutes, regardless of how high they get. The point totals haven’t been bad, either.
The Blackhawks kicked off the 2015-16 campaign by going 7-6-1 in their first 14 games, which may not have been too surprising considering a shortened offseason coming off their third Stanley Cup s
The goals came in bunches again for Artemi Panarin, two more on Wednesday night to go with the two he scored on Tuesday, all against the Pittsburgh Penguins.