Blackhawks’ Sharp, Shaw injured against Avalanche


Chicago Blackhawks’ forwards Patrick Sharp and Andrew Shaw left Wednesday’s game against the Colorado Avalanche with injuries.

Sharp left the game in the third period after being driven hard into the boards by Avalanche defenseman Ryan O’Byrne, as per 

Shaw left in the second period, and did not return for the third. The Blackhawks were without winger Marian Hossa, who was a late scratch due to an upper body injury.

The Blackhawks defeated the Avalanche 3-2 Wednesday, extending their streak without a regulation loss to begin the season to 24 games.