Chicago Ices Minnesota 5-1 - Recap
Minnesota couldn't hang with the Blackhawks on Thursday as Chicago blasted the Wild 5-1 at United Center.
Chicago won as a -250 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got goals from Marian Hossa (2), Patrick Sharp, Marcus Kruger, and Andrew Shaw in the victory. Hossa opened the scoring at 15:39 of the first period.
Corey Crawford stopped 21 of 22 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Minnesota got a goal from Torrey Mitchell in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Minnesota got a 15-stop effort from Josh Harding in the loss.
Chicago scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 33-22.