TV/Radio: FSW, 830-AMTime:08:00 PM ET.
Competition:Anaheim Ducks vs Chicago Blackhawks
Venue / Play at:United Center, Chicago, Illinois
This one is must-see TV, with the NHL-leading Ducks (36-8-5) trying for their ninth consecutive victory and their 19th in their last 20 games. The Ducks are the first team to win 18 of 19 since the Montreal Canadiens won 20 of 21 en route to the 1968 Stanley Cup championship. The Ducks have defeated the defending champion Blackhawks (30-8-11) in five consecutive games, including once already this season. ... The Ducks set a franchise record with nine goals, including a club-record six while on the power play, during a 9-1 rout Wednesday of the Vancouver Canucks. Corey Perry was one of three players to score twice, pushing his team-leading total to 27 this season. He also had two assists, giving him 53 points and moving him into fifth among the league leaders. Teammate Ryan Getzlaf is fourth with 56 points, including a team-best 32 assists. ... Patrick Kane leads Chicago with 56 points.