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Recap - Blackhawks Defeat Anaheim 3-2

Chicago needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Anaheim on Tuesday in NHL action at United Center.

The Blackhawks were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Patrick Kane clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Blackhawks. Marian Hossa and Patrick Sharp each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Hossa opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 10:16 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Patrick Kane and Sean O'Donnell.

Corey Crawford turned in a 29-save effort for the Blackhawks.

Teemu Selanne and Ryan Getzlaf scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.

Anaheim got a 33-stop effort from Jonas Hiller in the loss.

On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-3, while the Ducks were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.

Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 35-31.

Chicago heads into a battle against the Hurricanes. Anaheim, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.