Recap - Blackhawks Defeat Colorado 5-2
|Recap - Blackhawks Defeat Colorado 5-2|
The Blackhawks earned a 5-2 victory over the Avalanche on Monday at Pepsi Center.
Bettors who backed the Blackhawks were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Brent Seabrook, Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Jimmy Hayes, and Andrew Shaw each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Hayes opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 3:47 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Patrick Kane.
Ray Emery stopped 17 of 19 Colorado shots in the victory.
Milan Hejduk and Gabriel Landeskog scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Ray Emery.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 27 of 32 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Chicago scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Colorado 32-19 in the game.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.