* The Blackhawks have lost back-to-back games (0-1-1) for the first time since a three-game losing streak December 3-6 (0-2-1).
* While the Canadiens are 8-2-1 over their last 11 home games, they have not scored more than three goals once over their last eight home games.
* Tomas Plekanec, who has recorded at least one point in each of his last three games, has not had a longer point streak since a four-game streak March 9-16, 2013.
* Since December 8, only three Western Conference skaters have recorded at least 20 points, and all three are Blackhawks (Patric Sharp 23, Patrick Kane 20 and Jonathan Toews 20).
* Patrick Kane’s 23 goals this season exactly match his totals from last season and during the 2011-12 season.