Canucks Fall 5-2 Against Chicago - Game Recap
|Canucks Fall 5-2 Against Chicago - Game Recap|
Brandon Saad scored twice to lead the Blackhawks over Vancouver 5-2 on Wednesday at Rogers Arena.
Chicago won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got goals from Brandon Saad (2), Marian Hossa, Patrick Sharp, and Jonathan Toews in the victory. Hossa opened the scoring at 6:30 of the second period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 29-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Chris Higgins and Tom Sestito scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Vancouver got a 35-stop effort from Roberto Luongo in the loss.
Chicago scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Vancouver 40-31 in the game.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Sharks. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.