The teams of Chicago Blackhawks and Edmonton Oilers will battle it out at United Center in Chicago on Thursday, 08:30 PM EDT. At the moment, the Blackhawks are sitting at 3rd position in the standings of the Central Division with 8 points, while the Oilers are also with 8 points but are occupying the 3rd place in the Pacific Division.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Edmonton Oilers Head to Head
Team P1 P2 P3 OT Final
The previous meeting of the teams was on 03/03/2022 and ended in a tight 4-3 win for the Blackhawks. One of the reasons behind the Chicago’s triumph was the performance of Patrick Kane. He was on the ice for 21:30 and ended the game with 1 goal and 1 assist to his account. It was Evander Kane who played best for the Oilers, as he spent 22:30 skating and ended scoring 2 times. The Blackhawks’ triumph may also be attributed to the team’s netminder. Marc-Andre Fleury managed to stop 29 of the 32 shots, which was enough to seal the victory. The Oilers had Mikko Koskinen at goal, but he was unable to affect the final outcome, allowing 4 of all 32 shots to end in the net. When it comes to the latest five encounters the Chicago Blackhawks won 4 and the Edmonton Oilers triumphed only on a single occasion.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Chicago Blackhawks Form
11-03-2022 11-01-2022 10-30-2022 10-29-2022 10-25-2022 10-23-2022 10-21-2022 10-15-2022 10-13-2022 10-12-2022 2:1vs Los Angeles Kings 1:3vs New York Islanders 3:4vs Minnesota Wild 4:3@ Buffalo Sabres 4:2vs Florida Panthers 5:4vs Seattle Kraken 4:3vs Detroit Red Wings 2:5@ San Jose Sharks 1:0@ Vegas Golden Knights 5:2@ Colorado Avalanche
In their latest game on Tuesday, 25th of October, Chicago Blackhawks played against Florida Panthers winning 4-2 on home ice. Patrick Kane was the best for the Blackhawks, as he earned 2 points for a 17:26 of playing time on the night. He had 4 attempts on goal and suceeded with 1, as it whistled in the net. He was also responsible for another goal, but for it Kane was the provider. The team’s netminder A. Stalock’s exploits also need to be mentioned as he deflected 29 of the 31 shots sent towards his net which was enough to secure the Blackhawks’ victory. The team has 4-2-0 in their opening matches and are currently on a W4 streak. The franchise is with a perfect 3-0-0 record, when performing on home ice throughout the campaign. Buffalo Sabres are next in line for the Blackhawks as the two sides are scheduled to meet on Saturday, October 29th.
Chicago Blackhawks Standout Performers
- Top Goalie
Alex StalockGames Played:7Saves Percentage:0.914Shutouts:1
- Top Skater
Patrick KaneGames Played:11Goals:2Assists:8
Chicago Blackhawks Missing Players
Edmonton Oilers Form
11-03-2022 11-01-2022 10-29-2022 10-26-2022 10-24-2022 10-22-2022 10-20-2022 10-18-2022 10-15-2022 10-12-2022 3:4vs New Jersey Devils 7:4vs Nashville Predators 2:3@ Calgary Flames 1:3@ St. Louis Blues 6:3vs Pittsburgh Penguins 0:2vs St. Louis Blues 6:4vs Carolina Hurricanes 2:4vs Buffalo Sabres 3:4vs Calgary Flames 5:3vs Vancouver Canucks
The previous game of Edmonton Oilers was away from home against the St. Louis Blues on 10/26 and ended in a 1-3 win. Zach Hyman was best among the Edmonton roster, ending the match with 2 points. He managed to score 1 of his total 5 shots on target and provided 1 assist to his fellow Oilers teammates for 20:20 time on the ice. Goalie Stuart Skinner was another key figure for the team, as he ended the clash with a 0.974 save percentage. The Oilers franchise is 4-3-0 in the season thus far and on a run of two back-to-back victories. Edmonton is sporting a 1-0-0 record when performing on the road. The team will face Calgary Flames in the next game, set for Saturday, October 29th on enemy ice.
Edmonton Oilers Standout Performers
- Top Goalie
Mikko KoskinenGames Played:45Saves Percentage:0.903Shutouts:12
- Top Skater
Connor McDavidGames Played:11Goals:12Assists:12
Edmonton Oilers Missing Players
1`07:51-Dylan Holloway2 minutes for Interference Sam Lafferty
1`10:290-1Zach HymanConnor McDavid, Evander Kane
1`13:20Andreas AthanasiouMax Domi1-1
1`15:38Reese JohnsonCaleb Jones, Colin Blackwell2-1
1`16:33Jarred Tinordi2 minutes for Tripping Jesse Puljujarvi-
2`00:182-2Connor McDavidEvan Bouchard, Brett Kulak
2`00:26-Jack Campbell2 minutes for Delaying Game-Puck over glass (served by Connor McDavid)
2`01:33Jonathan ToewsMax Domi, Patrick Kane3-2
2`02:48-Markus Niemelainen2 minutes for Interference Jason Dickinson
2`03:53Seth Jones2 minutes for Slashing Connor McDavid