Chicago; Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago Blackhawks head into a matchup with the Tampa Bay Lightning as losers of four straight games.
Chicago is 8-24-4 overall and 5-13-2 in home games. The Blackhawks have conceded 135 goals while scoring 79 for a -56 scoring differential.
Tampa Bay has a 23-11-1 record overall and an 8-7-0 record in road games. The Lightning are 7-2-0 in games decided by one goal.
The teams meet Tuesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blackhawks: 1-9-0, averaging 1.7 goals, 2.7 assists, 2.8 penalties and 5.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.9 goals per game.
Lightning: 8-2-0, averaging 3.9 goals, 6.7 assists, 4.2 penalties and 9.9 penalty minutes while giving up 1.9 goals per game.
The Associated Press