Chicago; Friday, 8:30 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Blackhawks -126, Coyotes +105; over/under is 6.5
BOTTOM LINE: The Arizona Coyotes are looking to stop a three-game losing streak with a victory against the Chicago Blackhawks.
Chicago has a 0-9-1 record in Central Division games and an 8-25-4 record overall. The Blackhawks have a -59 scoring differential, with 80 total goals scored and 139 conceded.
Arizona is 1-2-2 against the Central Division and 13-19-5 overall. The Coyotes have gone 4-4-3 in games decided by one goal.
The matchup Friday is the first meeting this season between the two clubs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blackhawks: 1-9-0, averaging 1.5 goals, 2.4 assists, 3.2 penalties and 6.7 penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game.
Coyotes: 4-5-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 4.8 assists, 3.6 penalties and 7.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.8 goals per game.
Coyotes: Liam O'Brien: out (upper body), Andrew Ladd: out (undisclosed), Matias Maccelli: out (lower body).
The Associated Press