With the most recent win over the St. Louis Blues Tuesday afternoon, the Chicago Blackhawks garnered a two-game winning streak.
Winning streaks have been few this season, and the highest it's ever gotten to is four. It should come to no surprise to anyone that the 'Hawks are one of the teams fighting for a playoff spot.
The win today has the 'Hawks tied with the Wild, Stars, Kings, and Ducks, though every team besides the Ducks have played one game less than the 'Hawks.
Winning streaks are one way to get into the playoff race, but it's not the only way.
Here are five other ways the Blackhawks can secure a playoff spot.