Blackhawks Down Nashville 5-4 - Match Report
|Blackhawks Down Nashville 5-4 - Match Report|
Chicago earned a 5-4 victory over Nashville behind a 2-goal performance from Patrick Kane on Monday at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Blackhawks were rewarded as -150 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Chicago got goals from Patrick Kane (2), Bryan Bickell, Viktor Stalberg, and Nick Leddy in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 19:11 of the first period.
Corey Crawford stopped 24 of 28 Nashville shots in the victory.
Patric Hornqvist (2), David Legwand, and Craig Smith scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Nashville got a 30-stop effort from Pekka Rinne in the loss.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-7, while the Predators were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 35-28.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Predators will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.