Chicago earned a 4-3 victory over Phoenix on Sunday, but needed a shootout to do it at United Center.
The Blackhawks were a -170 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
The win was clinched by Jonathan Toews, who beat Ilya Bryzgalov in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Chicago. Chicago got goals from Jonathan Toews (2) and Marian Hossa in the victory. Toews opened the scoring at 2:52 of the first period.
Corey Crawford stopped 26 of 29 Phoenix shots in the victory.
Adrian Aucoin, Martin Hanzal, and Keith Yandle scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Phoenix got a 38-stop effort from Ilya Bryzgalov in the loss.
Chicago scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Phoenix 41-29 in the game.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Dallas.