After taking part in Tuesday's morning skate, Chicago winger Marian Hossa will be in the lineup against Phoenix after missing Saturday's shootout-loss to Boston with an undisclosed upper-body injury. Hossa, who had suffered the injury in last Thursday's win against Winnipeg, also missed several practices over the weekend.
He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.
— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers