Blackhawks Clip Kings For 3-1 Series Lead


Published on June 7 2013 6:22 am
Last Updated on June 7 2013 6:22 am
Written by Millie Lange

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Marian Hossa scored the go-ahead goal 1:10 into the third period as the Blackhawks clipped the Kings 3-2 in Game Four of the Western Conference finals at Staples Center. Bryan Bickell and Patrick Kane also lit the lamp for the 'Hawks, who take a commanding 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven set. Hossa says they have to keep pressure on Jonathan Quick.

Corey Crawford stopped 19 of the 21 shots he faced in the victory. Slava Voynov and Dustin Penner both scored for the Kings.  Quick allowed all three goals on 28 shots in defeat. Game Five is Saturday in Chicago.


Thursday, June 6 Scoreboard

NHL Playoffs

Chicago Blackhawks 3, Los Angeles Kings 2
(Blackhawks lead best-of-seven Western Conference finals, 3-1)

Friday, June 7 Schedule (Time Central)

NHL Playoffs

7:00 p.m. - Pittsburgh Penguins at Boston Bruins
(Bruins lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals, 3-0)