* The Oilers have lost 17 of their last 18 games overall and 13 of their last 14 at home. Edmonton has dropped each of its last 10 games overall, its longest slide since losing 12 straight from February 25-March 21, 2007.
* The Blackhawks are 3-2-0 so far on their current season-high eight-game road trip.
* Jonathan Toews has six points (3g, 3a) in his last five games and two goals and three assists in his two meetings with
* The Blackhawks have scored the third-most goals among Western Conference teams this season (165), while the Oilers are tied for the second-fewest (129).