Recap - Blackhawks Defeat Detroit 2-1
|Recap - Blackhawks Defeat Detroit 2-1|
Chicago needed a shootout to earn a 2-1 victory over Detroit on Sunday in NHL action at Joe Louis Arena.
Bettors who backed the Blackhawks were rewarded as -117 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Patrick Kane clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 2 for the Blackhawks. Chicago got goals from Patrick Kane in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 17:58 of the third period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 32-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Tomas Tatar scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Jimmy Howard stopped 32 of 33 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Chicago scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Colorado.