Blackhawks vs Flames – 7:00 – SNet-W

November 18th, 2011 | Posted in Game Day
By: Mike Fawcett

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12-4-3

27 points – 1st in the West

VS

7-9-1

15 points – 14th in the West


Team Stat Comparison
Chicago Category Calgary
5-3-1 Home/Road Record 3-5-1
7-2-1 Last 10 5-5-0
Won4 Streak Lost 1
67 Goals 36
53 Goals Against 45.6% 30th
15.5% 19th PP% 12.9% 25th
11 PP Goals 8
1 SH Goals Against 1
76.4% 27th PK% 83.6% 13th
13 PP Goals Allowed 10
3 SH Goals 0
184 PIM 193
52.1% 5th Face Off % 45.8% 30th

 

Goaltenders
Chicago
Name Games Played Wins Goals Against GAA Shutouts Saves Save %
Corey Crawford 15 9 40 2.61 0 401 0.909
Ray Emery 4 3 11 2.70 0 105 0.905
Calgary
Miikka Kipprusoff 14 7 32 2.37 0 375 0.921
Henrik Karlsson 4 0 10 2.94 0 101 0.910

 

Team Leaders
Chicago Category Calgary
Hossa & Kane 21 Points Alex Tanguay 12
Jonathan Toews 10 Goals Iginla, Glencross & Bourque 5
Patrick Kane 14 Assists Alex Tanguay 9
Marian Hossa +14 +/- Roman Horak +3
Daniel Carcillo 34 PIM Tim Jackman 29
Stalberg & Toews 2 Game Winning Goals 7 tied with 1
Marian Hossa 66 Shots Olli Jokinen 55
Bickel & Carcillo 39 Hits Tim Jackman 31
Nicklas Hjalmarsson 50 Blocked Shots Mark Giordano 42
Patrick Kane 27 Missed Shots Jay Bouwmeester 19

 

Injuries
Chicago
Philippe Paradis C 10/02/2011 is on injured reserve IR undisclosed
Brent Seabrook D 11/17/2011 is questionable for Friday’s game against Calgary Questionable lower body
Ben Smith RW 09/29/2011 is on injured reserve IR concussion
Calgary
Anton Babchuk D 11/09/2011 is on injured reserve IR hand
Brett Carson D 10/05/2011 is on injured reserve IR back
Raitis Ivanans LW 10/05/2011 is on injured reserve IR concussion
Brendan Morrison C 11/10/2011 is on injured reserve IR knee surgery
David Moss RW 11/17/2011 is questionable for Friday’s game against Chicago Questionable foot

 

Matchup
Chicago
The home tewam is 6-0 on the last 6 meetings
Calgary
Blackhawks are 19-7 in the last 26 meetings

 

Past 10 Meetings
Visitor Category Home
11-11-11 Calgary 1 Chicago 4
03-02-11 Calgary 4 Chicago 6
02-07-11 Chicago 1 Calgary 3
12-05-10 Calgary 2 Chicago 4
11-19-10 Chicago 2 Calgary 7
04-04-10 Calgary 1 Chicago 4
01-21-10 Chicago 3 Calgary 1
11-19-09 Chicago 7 Calgary 1
10-12-09 Calgary 5 Chicago 6 (OT)
04-27-09 Chicago 4 Calgary 1

 

HD’s Gut Feeling
The Powerplay HAS to start clicking. The Flames PP is now 2 for 40 in the Dome and are 0 for their last 17. The Blackhawks won 4-1 last week over the Flames, time to return the favor. Flames win by the same score 4-1 – Iginla, Brodie, Jokinen & Bourque.

 

Projected Lines
Alex Tanguay Mikael Backlund Jarome Iginla
Curtis Glencross Olli Jokinen Rene Bourque
Paul Byron Roman Horak Lee Stempniak
Tom Kostopoulos Matt Stajan Tim Jackman
Projected Pairings
Scott Hannan Mark Giordano
Jay Bouwmeester Chris Butler
Derek Smith TJ Brodie
Projected Starting Goaltender
Miikka Kiprusoff

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