By Mike McMahon
With the puck at his feet, Toews didn't see the hit coming. He skated straight to Chicago's bench under his own power while favoring his left shoulder, went straight to the locker room, was later ruled out of the game with an upper-body injury.
Orpik, known as a heavy hitter, did not receive a penalty for the check.
The injury to Toews comes just over a week after the Blackhawks lost star winger Patrick Kane to an ankle injury.