Khabibulin, Blackhawks shut out Caps

Khabibulin, Blackhawks shut out Caps

Nikolai Khabibulin made 25 saves for the shutout Wednesday, as the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Washington Capitals 5-0 at the United Center.

Chicago won the game as -130 favorites, and the five goals were UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).

Jason Williams, Jonathan Toews, Yanic Perreault, Patrick Sharp and Rene Bourque scored for the Blackhawks.

Olaf Kolzig stopped 37-of-42 shots in a losing effort.