Hossa, who sat out the team's game Wednesday at the Anaheim Ducks due to an upper-body injury, did not take part in practice Sunday. Michael Frolik skated in Hossa's regular spot at right wing on the Hawks' top line, with center Jonathan Toews and left wing Brandon Saad.
In addition, the Hawks also could be without forward Andrew Shaw on Monday. Shaw skipped practice Sunday due to the flu.
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18