Recap - Blackhawks Defeat St. Louis 4-3
|Recap - Blackhawks Defeat St. Louis 4-3|
Chicago needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over St. Louis on Tuesday in NHL action at United Center.
Chicago was an underdog by +102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Patrick Kane clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 1 for the Blackhawks. Chicago got goals from Andrew Brunette, Brent Seabrook, and Viktor Stalberg in the victory. Brunette opened the scoring at 2:51 of the first period.
Corey Crawford stopped 18 of 18 St. Louis shots in the victory.
St. Louis got goals from Jamie Langenbrunner, Andy McDonald, and Patrik Berglund in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
St. Louis got a 43-stop effort from Jaroslav Halak in the loss.
On the power play, Chicago went 1-for-6, while the Blues were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 46-24.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Blues will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.