GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 11: Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks centers the puck past Keith Yandle #3 of the Phoenix Coyotes during the NHL game at Jobing.com Arena on February 11, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Blackhawks 3-0. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
The Blackhawks and Coyotes meet in Game 1 of their first round series on Thursday night.
In four regular season meetings, Phoenix beat Chicago three times, shutting out the Blackhawks once. Chicago finished the regular season fifth in the NHL in goals scored per game, and with a defense that has been shaky at times this season, it may be that the offense is what the team will have to rely on for a series win against Phoenix, and any further success in the postseason.
Game Date & Time: Thursday, April 12, 9:00 p.m. CT
TV: CSN-Chicago, NBC Sports Network
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