Chicago Blackhawks: Sergei Krivokrasov Days Until Banner Raising
Sergei Krivokrasov Chicago Blackhawks (Pictures courtesy of legendsofhockey.com)
No Current Blackhawk wears #59
Three former Blackhawks have worn the #59
1. Sergei Krivokrasov wore three numbers while playing for the Blackhawks with his first being #59 as a rookie in the 1993-1994 season. He also wore jersey numbers 55 and 25 while playing 6 seasons in Chicago before leaving to play with the Nashville Predators. Krivokrasov career Blackhawks totals are 225 games played with 42 goals and 41 goals. Krivokrasov only played in 22 playoff games and he only scored 2 goals in those contests, but one of his playoff goals was an O.T winner.
2. Travis Moen was the second Blackhawk to wear #59 in his only season with Chicago in 2003-2004 where he scored 4 goals and 2 assists in 82 games played. Moen is still in the NHL calling the Montreal Canadiens home.
3. Lastly, Rob Klinkhammer played one game for the Hawks wearing #59 in 2011, but he currently is on the Phoenix Coyotes roster going into the 2013-2014 season.
#59 All-Time in Points in Blackhawks history is Kyle Calder who played 359 games for the Blackhawks from 1999-2006. Calder in his tenure with the Blackhawks scored 85 goals and collected 125 assists. Calder played in the NHL until 2010 where he last played with the Anaheim Ducks.
Only 59 days until the Chicago Blackhawks raise Stanley Cup banner #5 to the United Center rafters!
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