Canucks Down Chicago 4-3 - Match Report
|Canucks Down Chicago 4-3 - Match Report|
The Canucks earned a 4-3 victory over Chicago on Friday behind a 42-save performance from Roberto Luongo at Rogers Arena.
Vancouver was favored by -148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Vancouver got goals from Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Mikael Samuelsson, and Christian Ehrhoff in the victory. Ehrhoff opened the scoring at 18:06 of the first period.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 42-save effort for the Canucks.
Chicago got goals from Nick Boynton, Dave Bolland, and Jonathan Toews in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Marty Turco stopped 28 of 32 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 2-for-4, while the Blackhawks were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 45-32.
Vancouver heads into a battle against the Senators. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Calgary.