Toronto Falls 5-4 to Blackhawks - Recap

Toronto Falls 5-4 to Blackhawks - Recap

Marian Hossa scored twice to lead the Blackhawks over Toronto 5-4 on Wednesday at United Center.

The Blackhawks were a -157 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Chicago got goals from Marian Hossa (2), Patrick Kane, Marcus Kruger, and Andrew Shaw in the victory. Shaw opened the scoring at 11:01 of the first period.

Ray Emery turned in a 23-save effort for the Blackhawks.

Joffrey Lupul, Clarke MacArthur, Mike Brown, and Tyler Bozak scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Ray Emery.

Toronto got a 30-stop effort from Jonas Gustavsson in the loss.

On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-2, while the Maple Leafs were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 35-34.

Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Montreal.