Kane has three assists for Hawks, who had lost four of their last five at Pepsi Center, and four of their last five overall against the Avs.
Get updates from @MarkLazerus and discuss the game as the Blackhawks travel to Colorado to face the Avalanche.
Stephen Johns was an NHL player who never left Rockford. That experience is something he’s using as motivation.
Ben Smith’s job isn’t to score goals, it’s to prevent them. But the snakebit forward says, ‘You’re a hockey player. You want to score goals.’
The 21-year-old Binnington was recalled by the Blues, but he might not stay for long as Martin Brodeur is going to St. Louis on a tryout basis.
Andrew Shaw will return to the Blackhawks’ lineup Wednesday when they face the Colorado Avalanche.