PITTSBURGH – Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews left the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Consol Energy Center on Sunday night with an apparent upper-body injury. Toews did not return to the game.
Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik drove Toews hard into the boards while he was trying to collect the puck. Toews skated off holding his left shoulder immediately after the collision 13:20 into the second. He will not return to the game.
Toews, Chicago's captain, ranks third on the Blackhawks with 68 points (28 goals) in 75 games this season.