Anaheim’s John Gibson made 37 saves, and Devante Smith-Pelly scored on a short-handed breakaway.
A potential Blackhawks trade target has been moved elsewhere.
Ben Smith credited quality play from four lines as the reason for closing out Minnesota.
The Blackhawks game will be shown on NBC.
Chicago had regular-season success against both Anaheim and Los Angeles.
Dustin Brown and Ryan Getzlaf are the other two finalists.
This bitterly cold winter seems to be wearing down everyone. It’s also having a dramatic impact on the ducks who usually flourish along the shores of Lake Michigan.
It’s a contrast of styles between the Blackhawks and Ducks, who are on a playoff collision course.
Marian Hossa scored two goals, and Kris Versteeg and Bryan Bickell also tallied to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past Anaheim 4-2 on Friday night to end the Ducks’ eight-game winning streak and hand them only their second loss in the past 20 games.
Nick Bonino and Kyle Palmieri scored in the shootout to help the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday night, sending the defending Stanley Cup champions to their third consecutive loss.
On June 10th, Second Wind Exercise Equipment worker B.J. Thomas discovered a mother duck outside of the store he works at on 1229 East Golf Road in Schaumburg.
Sheldon Souray scored the go-ahead goal with 2:08 left, Jonas Hiller made 25 saves and the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Friday to end a four-game losing streak.
Ray Emery stopped 24 shots, and Patrick Sharp and Marian Hossa each had a goal and an assist for the Chicago Blackhawks, who beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight win.
The waterfowl that have recently died en masse at the Park District’s McKinley Park, and elsewhere in the Chicago area, were suffering from avian botulism.
Dog walkers are being advised to stay away from a Southwest Side park, after even more dead geese and ducks were found there.
The commute home last night on Lake Shore Drive was a little rough for some ducks.
Prosecutors have charged two teens in the theft of hundreds of ducks from the Yorkville Citizens Police Academy.
Trying to keep up with the NHL Western Conference playoff race is a pain. After a few hours (my brain doesn’t work mathematically) I finally solved it. Here’s what has to happen for the Blackhawks to get in the playoffs.
They called it the biggest game of the year going into Saturday night’s contest vs. Anaheim and the Hawks were pretty glum after dropping a 2-1 decision.
The Blackhawks have faced plenty of adversity this season. Injuries and a new roster haven’t made their title defense any easier than it would normally be.