Chicago Skates Past Los Angeles 5-4 - Recap
Corey Crawford stopped 40 shots against Los Angeles on Wednesday, leading Chicago to a 5-4 victory at United Center.
Chicago won as a -144 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ben Smith, Brent Seabrook, Michal Handzus, Johnny Oduya, and Brandon Saad each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Seabrook opened the scoring for Chicago.
Corey Crawford stopped 40 of 44 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Los Angeles got goals from Dustin Brown, Marian Gaborik, Jarret Stoll, and Tanner Pearson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Los Angeles got a 40-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.
Chicago scored 1 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 45-44.