Sep 28, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw (65) is defended by Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green (52) during the second period at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
Khabibulin earned the win while Capitals goalie Braden Holtby recorded the loss.
The Hawks conclude their exhibition season with a 5-0-2 record and will now put their sight on the regular-season.
The Hawks will hold a red-carpet event on Madison Street in front of the United Center prior to Tuesday’s opener from 4:30 – 5 p.m. The sqaud will arrive in front of Gate 3 and will be introduced before walking a red carpet and into the United Center.
A pre-game banner raising ceremony is also scheduled before the Hawks drop the puck on the 2013-14 regular-season against the Capitals at 7:00 p.m. CT (NBCSN/WGN 720).
Brandon Cain (@BrandonMCain) joined the FanSided Sports Network in May 2013 and is a co-editor of Cubbies Crib and staff writer of Da Windy City. He covers the Blackhawks, Fire, and White Sox for DWC and the Cubs for CC. ([email protected])