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Blues face Blackhawks on 3-game winning streak


St. Louis Blues (5-8-0, eighth in the Central Division) vs. Chicago Blackhawks (6-5-3, fifth in the Central Division)

Chicago; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The St. Louis Blues visit the Chicago Blackhawks in an attempt to extend a three-game winning streak.

Chicago is 6-5-3 overall with an 0-2-1 record against the Central Division. The Blackhawks are 5-1-2 in games where they have scored at least three goals.

St. Louis is 1-2-0 against the Central Division and 5-8-0 overall. The Blues went 3– in games decided by one goal.

The teams will meet on Wednesday for the fifth time this season. The Blues had won 4-0 in the previous meeting.

BEST PERFORMERS: Jason Dickinson had four goals and three assists for the Blackhawks. Jonathan Toews has five goals and two assists in the last 10 games.

Justin Faulk has three goals and eight assists for the Blues. Jordan Kyrou has registered four goals and one assist in the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Blackhawks: 3-4-3, averaging 2.2 goals, four assists, 4.6 penalties and 11 penalty minutes while allowing 2.9 goals per game.

Blues: 3-7-0, averaged 2.3 goals, 4.2 assists, 2.5 penalties and 5.9 penalty minutes while allowing 3.7 goals per game.

INJURIES: Blackhawks: Alex Stalock: out (concussion), Seth Jones: out (thumb), Ian Mitchell: out (wrist), Tyler Johnson: out (ankle).

Blues: Marco Scandella: out (hip), Logan Brown: out (upper body), Scott Perunovich: out (shoulder), Robert Bortuzzo: out (upper body).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.