* The Hurricanes have gone 8-1-1-1 against the Blackhawks since the beginning of 2000 - the third best record against Chicago over that span.
* The Blackhawks have earned at least one standing's point in each of their last seven games (5-0-2) - the longest active streak in the NHL.
* The Hurricanes have scored multiple goals in each of their last eight games. However, they have allowed multiple power-play goals in three contests this season.
* Dan Carcillo has just two penalty minutes in his first six games with the Blackhawks, after earning more than 900 (an NHL-high 912) penalty minutes in his previous four seasons.
* Nine of Jeff Skinner's 10 points this season have come in Carolina losses. Those nine points in losses are tied for the most in the NHL this season.
* Marian Hossa has scored a goal in each of his last five games - the longest active streak in the NHL.