CALGARY, Alberta -- Antti Raanta gets the start, Bryan Bickell gets back in the lineup and Brandon Pirri gets another shot at second-line center when the Chicago Blackhawks face the Calgary Flames
Antti Raanta couldn’t have wrapped up his 2013 any better. The Finnish goaltender logged a shutout, one more NHL first in a month-plus that’s been full of them.
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.
The Kyle Beach era is over in Chicago.
The Blackhawks announced they have traded Beach to the New York Rangers in exchange for forward Brandon Mashinter.