Blackhawks Down Edmonton 6-3 - Match Report
|Blackhawks Down Edmonton 6-3 - Match Report|
Steve Montador scored twice to lead the Blackhawks over Edmonton 6-3 on Sunday at United Center.
The Blackhawks were a -177 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Steve Montador (2), Jonathan Toews (2), Duncan Keith, and Dan Carcillo each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Toews opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 4:55 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Viktor Stalberg and Nick Leddy.
Corey Crawford stopped 20 of 23 Edmonton shots in the victory.
Ryan Smyth, Shawn Horcoff, and Jordan Eberle scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 29 of 34 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 1-for-4, while the Oilers were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 35-23.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Canucks. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.