Corey Crawford is set to return to the crease for the Chicago Blackhawks. The team announced that Crawford was activated, meaning that backup Lars Johansson will head back down to AHL Rockford.
Johansson did not play at all while up with the Hawks.
Scott Darling went 6-3-1 with a 2.12 GAA and a .930 Save Percentage for the Blackhawks in 10 December starts.
Crawford is 12-6-2 with a 2.27 GAA in 20 starts this season. He went out with an emergency appendectomy on December 3.