Blackhawks vs Wild Final: 4-2 - Recap
Chicago skated to a 4-2 victory over Minnesota on Monday in NHL action at Xcel Energy Center.
The Blackhawks were a -108 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Marian Hossa, Tomas Kopecky, Patrick Sharp, and Jonathan Toews each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Sharp opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 0:44 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith.
Corey Crawford stopped 24 of 26 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Martin Havlat and Brent Burns scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Minnesota got a 30-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
Chicago scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Minnesota 34-26 in the game.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Flames. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.