SUNRISE, Fla. – Jiri Sekac will make his debut with his new team and Richard Panik will be back in the lineup when the Blackhawks face the Florida Panthers Friday night.
TAMPA – Richard Panik will sit after oversleeping Thursday morning and Corey Crawford will get the start when the Blackhawks face the Tampa Bay Lightning.
TAMPA – The Blackhawks made a left-wing swap on Thursday morning, acquiring Jiri Sekac from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Ryan Garbutt.
MONTREAL — When the Blackhawks came out of the Christmas break, I wrote a story looking ahead to another busy stretch. I wrote that it wasn’t about trying to catch the Dallas Stars.