The Chicago Blackhawks, who have their Nos. 1 and 2 goaltenders working through injuries, bolstered their depth at that position on Saturday.
DALLAS – Antti Raanta wasn’t facing a ton of shots early. That was the tough part. Watching the Chicago Blackhawks spring to a big lead? That wasn’t so bad.
While Corey Crawford’s injury was deemed not that serious by coach Joel Quenneville on Sunday, the team nevertheless recalled a backup goaltender for their quick trip to Dallas.
On Sunday the Blackhawks recalled defenseman Mike Kostka from the AHL's Rockford IceHogs and activated him from Injured Reserve.
With Andrew Shaw on the verge of returning, the Chicago Blackhawks shipped a forward back to Rockford.