Minnesota vs Chicago Recap - Blackhawks Win 5-2
Chicago earned a 5-2 victory over Minnesota behind a 2-goal performance from Patrick Sharp on Friday at United Center.
The Blackhawks were a -240 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Chicago got goals from Patrick Sharp (2), Michael Frolik (2), and Bryan Bickell in the victory. Frolik opened the scoring at 8:34 of the first period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 26-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Devin Setoguchi and Marco Scandella scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Josh Harding stopped 43 of 47 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-4, while the Wild were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Minnesota 48-28 in the game.