Kris Versteeg stood out on the Johnny’s IceHouse West surface, sporting a white I’m-injured-and-not-playing-yet sweater while his teammates donned red or black.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Corey Crawford will start and the Blackhawks’ lineup should be the same when they face the Minnesota Wild Tuesday night at Xcel Energy Center.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – As he was growing up, Corey Crawford had a few goaltending idols. One of them will be officially calling it a career later this week.
The mood was fairly jovial on Wednesday night, a few minutes after the Blackhawks took a 3-2 shootout victory from the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Antti Raanta’s last United Center start was a strong one, a 31-stop shutout against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Dec. 21.