Chicago's defense, led by netminder Corey Crawford, shut down Columbus 1-0 at United Center on on Sunday.
The Blackhawks were a -295 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chicago got a goal from Andrew Shaw in the victory. Shaw opened the scoring at 18:33 of the second period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 28-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Steve Mason stopped 26 of 27 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-3, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 28-27.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Columbus, they head home to face Dallas.