* Chicago is 5-1 in its last six games, with four of the victories coming via shutout.
* Nashville's four-game winning streak ended on Wednesday in a 4-1 loss at Vancouver. The Predators are 22-3-3 this year when scoring two or more goals.
* The Blackhawks tied a franchise record with four shutouts in a six-game span, last accomplishing the feat in 1974.
* In his last five games, Antti Niemi is 5-0-0 with three shutouts and a 0.98 goals against average.
* Patric Hornqvist has a point in five consecutive games and has totaled five goals and three assists (with a +6 rating) over his streak.