Minnesota vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 3-1
|Minnesota vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 3-1|
Chicago skated to a 3-1 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday in NHL action at United Center.
Chicago won as a -180 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got goals from Brian Campbell, Troy Brouwer, and Jake Dowell in the victory. Campbell opened the scoring at 12:59 of the first period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 33-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Minnesota got a goal from Matt Cullen in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jose Theodore stopped 34 of 36 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Chicago scored 2 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 37-34.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blue Jackets. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track vs Anaheim.