Minnesota Skates Past Chicago 4-0 - Recap
|Minnesota Skates Past Chicago 4-0 - Recap|
The battle between the Wild and Blackhawks didn't turn out to be much of a battle at all as Chicago was handed a 4-0 defeat on Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center.
Minnesota was an underdog by +116 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Mikael Granlund (2), Zach Parise, and Erik Haula each scored for the Wild in the victory. Parise opened the scoring for Minnesota.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 19-save effort for the Wild.
Chicago got a 14-stop effort from Corey Crawford in the loss.
On the power play, Minnesota went 1-for-4, while the Blackhawks were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Minnesota 19-18 in the game.