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Blackhawks to start Niemi versus Stars

Updated: February 8, 2010, 2:21 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Antti Niemi will get another chance at starting back-to-back games as he's been tabbed by Joel Quenneville to be in net Tuesday against the Dallas Stars.

Niemi broke the Hawks' three-game losing streak Saturday in St. Louis with a 34-save performance. The Hawks won 2-1 as the Blues managed only a 5-on-3 power-play goal late in the contest.

In the only other time Niemi started back-to-back games, he was pulled after the first period after giving up three goals to the ...

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