When Andrew Desjardins was traded to the Blackhawks at the deadline, there was some question to where he would fit in the lineup.
The Blackhawks earned their seventh consecutive playoff berth with a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday.
The Blackhawks’ first big chance to clinch a playoff berth came on Thursday night and they didn’t waste any time doing just that.
It wasn't long ago that Teuvo Teravainen was sent back down the the AHL's Rockford IceHogs when the Blackhawks didn't have an open spot for him among the team's top-nine forwards.
Another year, another playoff berth clinched.