Subban stopped 14 of 18 shots before being replaced by Collin Delia midway through the second period of Monday's 5-2 loss to the Hurricanes. The 27-year-old came out flat and dug a 4-0 hole for Chicago before the game was half over, forcing the goaltending change. Subban has coughed up eight goals in less than four periods of work over his last two appearances, and on the season he carries a 3.20 GAA and .900 save percentage.
Subban will man the road crease Monday in Carolina, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Subban will look for a return to form after allowing seven goals in five periods over his last two outings. Getting back on track won't be easy against the 11th-ranked Hurricanes offense (3.18 goals per game).
Despite a previous report that suggested otherwise, Subban won't get the start in goal in Saturday's game versus Florida, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Kevin Lankinen will guard the home cage against the Panthers on Saturday. Subban will have to wait for Monday's matchup with Carolina for his next potential opportunity to start between the pipes.
Subban is on track to start between the pipes in Saturday's home game versus the Panthers, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports. Subban has struggled recently, suffering back-to-back losses to the Predators and the Lightning while posting an ugly 4.33 GAA and .851 save percentage. He'll try to get back on track in a tough home matchup with a Florida team that's won three of its last four games.
Subban stopped 15 of 19 shots in relief of Kevin Lankinen in Tuesday's 7-4 loss to the Lightning. Subban played the final two periods, and the Blackhawks' offense covered Lankinen's damage. The 27-year-old Subban took the loss, which dropped him to 6-7-1 with a 3.03 GAA and a .905 save percentage through 15 contests. He's appeared in the last five contests (three starts, two relief outings). The Blackhawks' schedule remains tough with a two-game set versus the Panthers on Thursday and Saturday.
Last 7 Games
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