Blackhawks Game Notes For Saturday vs. Wild
* Since the 2009-10 season, the Blackhawks have gone 10-1-4 against the Wild – the best record of any team that has skated against the Wild more than three times over the span.
* The Wild have scored multiple power-play goals on four occasions this season (tied for most in NHL), after doing so just four times all of last season.
* The Blackhawks have earned at least one standings point in each of their last 14 home games (10-0-4), while outscoring their opponents 37-23 at even strength over the stretch.
* Ryan Suter has scored just 42 goals over his career – the fewest of any active skater who has dished out at least 100 assists on the power play.
* Marina Hossa has recorded 17 points (eight goals, nine assists) over his last 15 games against the Wild.
* Brian Bickell has now scored a goal in three consecutive games, after scoring a total of just three goals over his previous 30 games.