Quenneville hopes Toews returns for Game 6

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While the Bruins were without Patrice Bergeron in the third period of Chicago’s 3-1 victory in Game 5 Saturday night, the Blackhawks had their own injury concerns. Jonathan Toews spent the entire final period on the bench, with an injury that Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville would later say was “upper body.”

Toews did not address the media in the Blackhawks’ dressing room, but TSN’s Darren Dreger tweeted that, after asking if Toews was OK, the player responded “yes.” Dreger reported that Toews posed for pictures with fans after the game and did not appear to be in any discomfort.

“We’re hopeful he’ll be ready next game — upper body,” Quenneville said. “We’ll see how he is tomorrow.”

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