Blackhawks C Toews to miss game against Red Wings with upper-body injury

CHICAGO – Blackhawks centre Jonathan Toews has been scratched from Chicago’s game against the Detroit Red Wings with an upper-body injury.

The team says it’s unrelated to the wrist injury that kept him out of the All-Star game. The captain is day to day.

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Toews leads the Blackhawks with 29 goals. He also has 28 assists and is second on the team with 57 points.

Chicago carried a three-game winning streak into Tuesday night’s game against NHL-leading Detroit.