Duncan Keith Expected To Be Ready For Game 4 Despite Birth Of First SonBlackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith was back in Chicago Tuesday for the birth of his first son, but is expected to make it back to Minnesota in time for tonight's Game 4 against the Wild.
Hoge's Blackhawks Notebook: Emery, Bolland Out For Game 2, Could Travel For Game 3Ray Emery was on the ice taking shots from goaltending coach Stephane Waite before Thursday's practice, but when the rest of the team took the ice, the backup goaltender headed back to the locker room.
Hoge's Blackhawks Notebook: With Emery Out, Crawford The Starter... For NowCorey Crawford will start in the net for the Blackhawks Tuesday night when they open their first round series against the Minnesota Wild at the United Center.
Crawford, Emery Share NHL's Jennings TrophyThe two goaltenders combined to win their first William M. Jennings Trophy as the goaltenders on the club allowing the fewest goals during the regular season.
Emery Available But Will Backup Crawford In VancouverAfter missing two games with a lower-body injury, Blackhawks goaltender Ray Emery is available to play tonight in Vancouver, but he won't get the start.
Sharp Returns As Emery Gets Third Straight Start In NetRay Emery is expected to start his third straight game in net Tuesday night when the Blackhawks face the Wild in Minnesota.
Blackhawks Clinch Playoff Spot With 5-3 Win Over PredatorsThe Blackhawks made a strong statement Sunday in becoming the first team this season to clinch postseason berth, as they used a third-period rally to beat the Nashville Predators 5-3.
Blackhawks Beat Predators 1-0Bryan Bickell scored in the first period, and Ray Emery made 20 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 1-0 Saturday for their third win in four games.
Video: Ray Emery Takes On Marty Biron In Goalie Fight Check out the fight between Ray Emery and Marty Biron that McNeil and Spiegel were talking about.
Hoge: Emery Should Still Have Shot To Start In Goal For PlayoffsWhy have the Blackhawks apparently made a decision on their No. 1 playoff goaltender with a fourth of the season left?
Blackhawks Shut Out Flames 2-0Ray Emery made 16 saves for his first shutout in more than three years, defensemen Nick Leddy and Brent Seabrook scored, and the Chicago Blackhawks snapped a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday.