Pre-Gamin': Blackhawks vs Lightning (6:00 CT) — Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

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Pre-Gamin’: Blackhawks vs Lightning (6:00 CT) — Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks are back at home this evening, looking for a bounce-back performance against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the United Center.

Broadcast Info

Puck Drop: 6:00 p.m. CT
TV: NBC Sports Chicago, ESPN+ (out-of-market)
Radio: WGN 720 AM, TUDN 1200 AM (Spanish)

Expected Lineups

Blackhawks (20-28-8)

Kubalík – Strome – Kane
DeBrincat – Toews – Johnson
Hagel – Dach – Entwistle
Kurashev – Carpenter – Lafferty

de Haan – S. Jones
C. Jones – Murphy
Stillman – McCabe


Lightning (32-12-6)

Palat – Point – Kucherov
Killorn – Stamkos – Cirelli
Maroon Bellemare Perry
Katchouck – Colton – Joseph

Hedman – Rutta
McDonagh – Cernak
Sergachev – Foote


Injury Report


Reese Johnson (IR – Broken Clavicle)
Jujhar Khaira (LTIR – Back Spasms)


Zach Bogosian (Day-to-Day – Lower Body)
Erik Cernak (Day-to-Day – Undisclosed)

What To Watch For

•   With an assist on Saturday afternoon in a loss to Philadelphia, Patrick Kane now has 14 points (six goals and eight assists) in his last 10 games.

•  Marc-André Fleury is back in net after getting a day off on Saturday. In his last three contests, Fleury is 1-2-0 with 10 goals allowed and a .889 save percentage. This season, the veteran netminder has posted a 2.83 GAA in 40 starts for the Blackhawks.

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Author: Patrick K. Flowers

Patrick is a Staff Writer at Bleacher Nation. You can follow him on Twitter @PatrickKFlowers.