Former UMaine goalie Scott Darling continues to come up big for the Chicago Blackhawks. A 33-save performance in a 2-1 win over the New York Rangers last night. Make it three straight stellar games for Darling as he fills in for Cory Crawford. Crawford is out with an emergency appendectomy.

Darling is now 7-2-2 with a 2.02 GAA and .933 save percentage.

The Blackhawks have the best recored in the NHL Western Conference at 19-8-4.