Recap - Canucks Defeat Chicago 2-1
|Recap - Canucks Defeat Chicago 2-1|
Vancouver needed a shootout to earn a 2-1 victory over Chicago on Friday in NHL action at Rogers Arena.
Vancouver won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jordan Schroeder clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 4 for the Canucks. Vancouver got goals from Alexander Edler in the victory. Edler opened the scoring at 15:42 of the first period.
Roberto Luongo stopped 27 of 28 Chicago shots in the victory.
Chicago got a goal from Patrick Kane in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Corey Crawford stopped 21 of 22 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Vancouver scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 28-22.
Next game, Vancouver takes its act on the road to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Calgary.