Recap - Coyotes Defeat Chicago 2-0
|Recap - Coyotes Defeat Chicago 2-0|
Chicago was shut out 2-0 on Friday, stoned by Mike Smith who stopped all 29 shots fired his way.
Phoenix was an underdog by +102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Phoenix got goals from Radim Vrbata and Keith Yandle in the victory. Yandle opened the scoring at 1:09 of the first period.
Mike Smith turned in a 29-save effort for the Coyotes.
Corey Crawford stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Phoenix scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Phoenix 29-26 in the game.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Dallas looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face New York.