Chicago Skates Past Dallas 5-2 - Recap
|Chicago Skates Past Dallas 5-2 - Recap|
The Stars came up short Monday against the Blackhawks, falling 5-2.
The Blackhawks were a -200 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chicago got goals from Marian Hossa, Jonathan Toews, Niklas Hjalmarsson, Viktor Stalberg, and Andrew Shaw in the victory. Toews opened the scoring at 12:54 of the first period.
Ray Emery turned in a 16-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Jamie Benn (2) scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Ray Emery.
Richard Bachman stopped 23 of 27 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Chicago scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 28-18.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Predators. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Vancouver.