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Blackhawks Down Dallas 5-2 - Match Report

Marian Hossa scored a pair of goals against the Stars as Chicago handed Dallas a 5-2 defeat on Saturday at American Airlines Center. Chicago won as a -134 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window. Chicago got goals from Marian Hossa (2), Jonathan Toews, Niklas Hjalmarsson, and Patrick Kane in the victory. Hossa opened the scoring at 16:51 of the first period. Corey Crawford turned in a 31-save effort for the Blackhawks. Cody Eakin and Tyler Seguin scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Corey Crawford. Kari Lehtonen stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory. On the power play, Chicago went 1-for-1, while the Stars were 0-for-6 with the man advantage. Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 33-31. Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Edmonton.