CHI: 12-14-6, 30 PTS (7th in Central) STL: 19-8-6, 40 PTS (1st in Central)
LAST TIME OUT
The Blackhawks fell 5-2 to the Coyotes Thursday night. Jonathan Toews and Dylan Strome netted goals for Chicago with Strome's coming on the power play.
Blues centerman Oskar Sundqvist had a goal and an assist in his return to the lineup after being out for six games with a lower-body injury. Sundqvist's efforts propelled St. Louis to a 4-2 win over Vegas on Thursday night.
The two teams met on Monday, Dec. 2 with the Blackhawks being shorthanded dresing only 11 forwards and six defensemen due to injury and illness. Chicago couldn't find the scoresheet and fell 4-0. Jonathan Toews played his 900th NHL game becoming the 487th player in league history to play in 900 games.