Several NHL players, including Chicago Blackhawks Jonathan Toews and Patrick Sharp, are planning to participate in "Champs for Charity," a hockey game on Friday, Oct. 26 at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill.
Suspended Phoenix Coyotes winger Raffi Torres will appeal his 25-game suspension for his hit to the head of Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa in Game 3 of their playoff series last month, the NHLPA confirmed on Thursday.
Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman is confident forward Marian Hossa will be fully recovered from the head injury he sustained in Game 3 of their playoff series against the Phoenix Coyotes.
The Blackhawks will get the services of forward Andrew Shaw back in the lineup for Game 6 against the Phoenix Coyotes on Monday but remain without winger Marian Hossa who's still recovering from a head injury suffered in Game 3.
Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews was hopeful to play for the first time in 21 games when his team takes on the Minnesota Wild on Thursday, but coach Joel Quenneville ruled him out as he continues to recover from a concussion.