The Blackhawks are currently riding a six-game losing streak as it looks to rebound Friday night against San Jose.
The Chicago Blackhawks have been without forward Patrick Sharp since he suffered a lower body injury during the March 20 game against the Phoenix Coyotes.
The Chicago Blackhawks played the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night without head coach Joel Quenneville. On Thursday, they had to practice without their coach.
With 25 games left in the season and the Chicago Blackhawks sitting four points out of the playoffs, every game is a must win. And the biggest key for the Blackhawks’ success down the stretch will be Marian Hossa.
Even though they’re missing the depth that they enjoyed last season, there’s a playoff team sitting in the Chicago Blackhawks’ dressing room.
The Blackhawks have had to battle injuries all season long. After they entered Tuesday’s game against the Blues as healthy as they have all season, they left the game not sure how long they’d be without Jonathon Toews.