Chicago Ices St. Louis 7-5 - Recap
|Chicago Ices St. Louis 7-5 - Recap|
Jonathan Toews scored a pair of goals against the Blues as Chicago handed St. Louis a 7-5 defeat on Tuesday at United Center.
The Blackhawks were a -148 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chicago got goals from Jonathan Toews (2), Patrick Kane (2), Tomas Kopecky, Patrick Sharp, and Troy Brouwer in the victory. Kopecky opened the scoring at 4:38 of the first period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 21-save effort for the Blackhawks.
St. Louis got goals from Eric Brewer, Brad Boyes, David Backes, Patrik Berglund, and Alex Pietrangelo in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
St. Louis got a 17-stop effort from Ty Conklin in the loss.
Chicago scored 3 times on 5 chances on the power play, while St. Louis went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Chicago 26-24 in the game.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Canucks. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.