Recap - Coyotes Defeat Chicago 3-2
|Recap - Coyotes Defeat Chicago 3-2|
Phoenix got a 35-save performance from Mike Smith as the Coyotes handed Chicago a 3-2 loss on Tuesday at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Coyotes were rewarded as +145 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Phoenix got goals from Ray Whitney, Rostislav Klesla, and Mikkel Boedker in the victory. Klesla opened the scoring at 8:16 of the third period.
Mike Smith stopped 35 of 37 Chicago shots in the victory.
Andrew Brunette and Michael Frolik scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Corey Crawford stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-3, while the Blackhawks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 37-34.