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Position
G
 
Jersey
31
Name  Antti Raanta
Born  5/12/1989
Height  6-0
Weight  187
Shoots  L
Hot1/4/2014 12:01:00 PM
Description: The Blackhawks have decided to keep goalie Antti Raanta over veteran Jason LaBarbera. LaBarbera was assigned to AHL Rockford Saturday, according to blackhawks.nhl.com.
Insight: Starter Corey Crawford returned from a lower-body injury on Thursday, leaving Chicago with three goaltenders. Raanta was named the co-winner of the NHL Rookie of the Month award in December and is 11-1-3 with a 2.27 GAA and a .911 SV% this season. He'll stay up as Crawford's backup.
 
Hot12/30/2013 1:59:00 PM
Description: Chicago goalie Antti Raanta has played very well in a substitute role for injured Corey Crawford, but his playing time is about to be cut drastically.
Insight: Regular starter Corey Crawford is expected back sometime this week. Raanta has posted a 9-1-3 record with a 2.38 GAA and a .906 SV%.
 
12/27/2013 4:06:00 PM
Description: Chicago goalie Antti Raanta will start Friday against the Avalanche.
Insight: Regular starter Corey Crawford is still out with a lower-body injury.
 
12/6/2013 7:03:00 PM
Description: Chicago goalie Antti Raanta has been confirmed as the starter for Friday's game against the Ducks.
Insight: Regular starter Corey Crawford played Thursday against the Wild. Raanta has made two starts since being called up following an injury to Nikolai Khabibulin in mid-November.
 
11/27/2013 6:48:00 PM
Description: Chicago goalie Antti Raanta will make his first NHL start Wednesday night.
Insight: Raanta was called up from the AHL when Nikolai Khabibulin went on injured reserve in mid-November. He won't get many chances to play behind Corey Crawford.
 

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