Minnesota Falls 4-1 to Blackhawks - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 4-1 to Blackhawks - Recap|
Brandon Saad was the difference, potting a pair for Chicago on Sunday as the Blackhawks skated off with a 4-1 victory over the Wild at United Center.
The Blackhawks were a -200 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Chicago got goals from Brandon Saad (2), Bryan Bickell, and Jonathan Toews in the victory. Toews opened the scoring at 11:02 of the first period.
Corey Crawford turned in a 18-save effort for the Blackhawks.
Cody McCormick scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Minnesota got a 18-stop effort from Ilya Bryzgalov in the loss.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-2, while the Wild were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Minnesota 22-19 in the game.