Nikolai Khabibulin returned to the Blackhawks’ net he last occupied in 2009 and made 17 saves as Chicago beat the New York Islanders 3-2 to earn their second win of the season.
Chicago Blackhawks goalie Nikolai Khabibulin defends the net against New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo in the second period Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at the United Center. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Jonathan Quick, who strained a groin muscle on Nov. 12, is expected to return within a few weeks, according to information provided by the Kings to Team USA.TORONTO — Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, who hasn't played since he strained a groin muscle on Nov. 12, remains on pace to play for the U.S. Olympic team at the Sochi Games. […]
Show no mercy to former teammate and beat Flyers for 3rd straight victoryFans rose to their feet during a break in the opening period to salute Ray Emery on the goaltender's return to the United Center. […]