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posted: 1/8/2012 1:00 AM

Blackhawks game day

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Detroit Red Wings at the United Center, 6:30 p.m.


Radio: WGN 720-AM

What to watch: Defenseman Steve Montador (upper body) returns for the Hawks after missing two games. Rookie Dylan Olsen was returned to Rockford on Saturday to make room for Montador off IR. The Hawks beat Detroit 3-2 on Dec. 30 at the UC on Brent Seabrook's third-period goal. The Hawks have lost three straight since that win, while Detroit played in Toronto on Saturday. Tomas Holmstrom (groin) and Darren Helm (groin) are likely to return for the Red Wings.

Season series: Hawks lead 1-0.

Next: Columbus Blue Jackets at the United Center, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

-- Tim Sassone