Chicago Blackhawks scored on their first two shots on goal of the game. Patrick Kane and Artemi Panarin each had a goal and an assist. Corey Crawford made 42 saves to earn the victory and help the Hawks snap a two-game losing streak. Patrick Kane reached the 30-goal mark for the third time in his career. Blackhawks have won 13 of their past 16 games. They have also won three straight over Minnesota. The attendance was the largest of the season. Hawks are one point behind the Wild in the Western Conference. Blackhawks hit the road to Canada, with road games in Montreal, Ottawa, and Toronto.