Vladimir Tarasenko


Almost one year ago to the day, the St. Louis Blues exited the United Center with a 4-2 loss in hand, marking the second of six straight games they dropped to close out their regular season.


Marcus Kruger will play and Corey Crawford will start when the Blackhawks host the St. Louis Blues tonight at the United Center.


ST. LOUIS — For the Blackhawks on Sunday afternoon, it was all about finish.


COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jonathan Toews joked that the NHL Skills Competition will stick with him for a while. Oh, this loss will sting.


The Central Division took on a somewhat different look last season, thanks to realignment.