Blackhawks' Bickell To Return Tonight Vs Wild
Bryan Bickell will return to the lineup tonight versus Minnesota, marking the first time hell suit up since Mar. 19. The burly power forward has missed the last six games with an upper-body injury but declared himself 100 percent to make his return on Thursday.
With Kane and Toews out, Bickell will have a chance for some extended minutes in the hopes of reviving whats been a down year.
The 6-foot-4, 230-pounder had nine goals and 17 points in 23 postseason games en route to the Stanley Cup championship, scoring the game-tying goal just seconds before Dave Bollands winner in the Game 6 victory over Boston.
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