Canucks Fall 2-1 Against Chicago - Game Recap
|Canucks Fall 2-1 Against Chicago - Game Recap|
The Canucks came up short Wednesday against the Blackhawks, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
The Blackhawks were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
The win was clinched by Patrick Kane, who beat Roberto Luongo in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Chicago. Chicago got goals from Viktor Stalberg in the victory. Stalberg opened the scoring at 19:22 of the first period.
Marty Turco turned in a 36-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Daniel Sedin scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Marty Turco.
Roberto Luongo stopped 31 of 32 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-3, while the Canucks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 37-32.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Blues. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.