A lot of people picked the Blackhawks to sweep the Wild. I knew they wouldn’t. Today, the Wild got their win…in overtime. Look, no disrespect to the Wild but this season, the Blackhawks are a better team. It shows in the standings and it should show on the ice.
By now, you’ve read the recaps so I won’t bore you with that. Instead, I give to you the two Blackhawks goals scored by defense off of passes by Patrick Kane:
Umm Minnesota…you might want to stop sending five guys to cover Patrick Kane. Or maybe, you know, make in game adjustments so the goal that was scored in the first period doesn’t come to bite you in the third. Just an idea.