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Ward was in net for a reduction at the San Jose Sharks on Sunday.
He could be 14-11-4 with a 3.72 goals-against moderate and .893 save percentage in 30 games.
Chicago recalled goalie Collin Delia from the Rockford IceHogs of their American Hockey League on Tuesday. The 24-year-old rookie has made 15 appearances with Chicago, and he consented month to a contract extension.
Two-time allstar and Stanley Cup winner goalie coreycrawford recently returned to be sidelined since mid-December because of a concussion.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.