The Chicago Blackhawks have another chance to close out their first round series with the Nashville Predators tonight at the United Center.
Head coach Joel Quenneville shuffled his lines slightly at the team’s morning skate.
Kris Versteeg will move up to the Hawks’ second line alongside Brad Richards and Patrick Kane. Bryan Bickell moves down to play with Antoine Vermette and Patrick Sharp.
“They’re both useful options with that [second] line,” said Quenneville.
Versteeg has a goal in the first five games of the series while Bickell has two assists and eight penalty minutes in the five games.