Minnesota Falls 5-2 to Blackhawks - Recap
Bryan Bickell scored twice to lead the Blackhawks over Minnesota 5-2 on Friday at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Blackhawks were rewarded as -200 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Bryan Bickell (2), Patrick Kane (2), and Marian Hossa each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Bickell opened the scoring for Chicago.
Corey Crawford stopped 30 of 32 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Minnesota got goals from Kyle Brodziak, and Clayton Stoner in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 17 of 21 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Chicago scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota outshot Chicago 32-22 in the game.