UPDATED 02/17/11 8:03 a.m.
Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville was sent to the emergency room Tuesday night after experiencing what is described as severe discomfort while at his suburban Chicago home.READ MORE: Woman Critical, 1 of 6 People Wounded In Lawndale Mass Shooting
On Wednesday, the Blackhawks only said in a statement that the “undisclosed health concern” was “not of a cardiac nature.”
Assistant coach Mike Haviland filled in as “acting head coach” for Wednesday night’s game against the Minnesota Wild.READ MORE: Young Woman, 18, Dies After Being Shot In West Elsdon
“We’re all professionals,” Haviland said. “We can move forward. I mean, our thoughts are for sure with him and his wife and his kids. But certainly these guys are professionals and we know what’s at hand here.”
Although without Quenneville, the Blackhawks thrived against the Wild Wednesday night.Chicago Fire Paramedic's Cap Grazed At Stroger Hospital; Man Killed In Shooting Nearby
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