Blackhawks Down Calgary 4-2 - Match Report
|Blackhawks Down Calgary 4-2 - Match Report|
Chicago skated to a 4-2 victory over Calgary on Sunday in NHL action at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Blackhawks were rewarded as -180 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Marian Hossa, Steve Montador, Niklas Hjalmarsson, and Patrick Kane each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Montador opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 9:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jamal Mayers and Viktor Stalberg.
Ray Emery turned in a 22-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Olli Jokinen and Curtis Glencross scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Ray Emery.
Calgary got a 21-stop effort from Miikka Kiprusoff in the loss.
On the power play, Chicago went 2-for-7, while the Flames were 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 25-24.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.