Captain Jonathan Toews, who did not travel with the team, is out for Thursday night and is doubtful for tomorrow night’s game against the Canadiens at the United Center as well. Brent Seabrook will play, though.
To accommodate Seabrook becoming active, the Hawks will not recall Jake Dowell from Rockford. Instead, Jordan Hendry will stay active and play forward; the Hawks will dress seven defensivemen for this evening’s game. The forward lines will be:
Because of the return of Seabrook, the defensive lines will be more traditional. Jonathan Toews is still out with a concussion, so please note that Hendry will play forward this evening. The defensive pairings will be: