Blackhawks Down Minnesota 1-0 - Match Report
|Blackhawks Down Minnesota 1-0 - Match Report|
Ray Emery stopped everything that Minnesota threw at him on Tuesday, leading Chicago to a 1-0 win at Xcel Energy Center.
Chicago was favored by -112 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Chicago got a goal from Marian Hossa in the victory. Hossa opened the scoring at 15:14 of the second period.
Ray Emery turned in a 20-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 30 of 31 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-2, while the Wild were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 31-20.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face St. Louis.