Found February 21, 2012 on
The Chicago Blackhawks will be without center Jonathan Toews for a short stretch. According to several sources, it is not related to the wrist injury that Jonathan had suffered earlier in the season (before the All-Star break) and he should not miss significant time due to the injury.
At the moment, it is defined as a day-to-day injury. Jonathan participated in practice this morning, but it is unknown when or where the injury was suffered.
"Johnny is important in a lot of ways, whether it's his leadership or the quality and the quantity of ice time that he's out there for," Quenneville said. "He lead us in a lot of ways. It's up to some other guys to step up and absorb some quality ice (time) and some responsibility and contribute in their ways. Don't try to be Johnny, but be yourself."
Toews, 23, has scored 29 goals as well as adding 28 assists and a plus-17 rating in 59 games this season. The Blackhawks are 32-20-7 with Jonathan in the line-u...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Jay Zawaski reported on Wednesday afternoon that Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is suffering from concussion symptoms, which held him out of Tuesday night’s victory over the Detroit Red Wings and will cost him a start against Dallas on Thursday … Continue reading →
Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews will miss Tuesday night’s game against the Detroit Red Wings with an upper-body injury. The team indicated that he is day-to-day, and that this has nothing to do with any previous injuries (wrist). Brendan Morrison will … Continue reading →
Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews has been scratched from Chicago's game against the Detroit Red Wings with an upper-body injury.
As the Detroit Red Wings prepare to face off against the win-deprived Chicago Blackhawks tonight (8 PM EST, FSD/CSN Chicago/TSN2/97.1 FM), the only good news I can give you is that Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk, who’s likely to miss two weeks after having his knee scoped, won’t be the only superstar sidelined tonight, as reported by CSN Chicago’s Tracey Myers:
Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews will miss his second straight game on Thursday with an upper body injury, and while coach Joel Quenneville wouldn't specify about the nature of the injury, he did say he was hopeful Toews could return by the weekend.
Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews will miss Tuesday's game against the Detroit Red Wings (8 p.m. ET, NBCSN) with an upper-body injury.
Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville told reporters in Chicago that the injury is not related to a wris...
The Blackhawks shook off the absence of captain Jonathan Toews on Tuesday to record a tight victory over the NHL's top team. No longer do they look like a team that nearly torpedoed their season at the start of the month.
Even without their star captain, the Chicago Blackhawks continue to find ways to win.
The Blackhawks will be without Jonathan Toews for a second straight contest as they try to match a season high with a fifth consecutive victory Thursday night against the Dallas Stars at the United Center.
With Toews scratched because of an upper-body injury, Chicago (33-21-7) beat rival and NHL...