Chicago takes on Buffalo, aims for 4th straight home win
Chicago; Sunday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Chicago hosts Buffalo looking to continue its three-game home winning streak.
The Blackhawks are 5-3-2 at home. Chicago has given up 13 power-play goals, killing 78.7% of opponent chances.
The Sabres are 4-4-1 on the road. Buffalo has surrendered 14 power-play goals, killing 74.1% of opponent opportunities.
The matchup Sunday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.
LAST 10 GAMES: Sabres: 3-5-2, averaging 2.4 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.1 penalties and 7.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game with a .896 save percentage.
Blackhawks: 6-2-2, averaging 3.7 goals, 6.5 assists, 3.8 penalties and 7.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game with a .938 save percentage.
Blackhawks Injuries: None listed.
Sabres Injuries: Johan Larsson: day to day (upper body).