Pittsburgh; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
: Penguins -456, Blackhawks +350; over/under is 6.5
BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago Blackhawks aim to stop a three-game slide with a win against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Pittsburgh is 23-12-5 in home games and 40-30-10 overall. The Penguins have gone 8-7-6 when they commit more penalties than their opponent.
Chicago has an 11-26-3 record on the road and a 25-48-6 record overall. The Blackhawks have conceded 288 goals while scoring 191 for a -97 scoring differential.
The teams meet Tuesday for the second time this season. The Penguins won 5-3 in the last meeting. Sidney Crosby led the Penguins with two goals.
TOP PERFORMERS: Crosby has scored 33 goals with 58 assists for the Penguins. Bryan Rust has five goals and three assists over the past 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Penguins: 6-4-0, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.5 assists, 4.1 penalties and 10.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game.
Blackhawks: 1-9-0, averaging two goals, 3.3 assists, three penalties and 7.4 penalty minutes while giving up 3.9 goals per game.