Blackhawks Down Detroit 2-1 - Match Report
Chicago skated to a 2-1 victory over Detroit on Tuesday in NHL action at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Blackhawks were rewarded as -107 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Chicago got goals from Marcus Kruger and Jimmy Hayes in the victory. Hayes opened the scoring at 7:45 of the second period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 31-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Detroit got a goal from Valtteri Filppula in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Detroit got a 27-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-3, while the Red Wings were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 32-29.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Vancouver.