Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Kevin Shattenkirk scored the winner in the
sixth round of the shootout as the St. Louis Blues took a 4-3 win over the
Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday.
In the sixth round after Brian Elliott stopped Michal Handzus, Shattenkirk
skated in on net and buried a wrister past Corey Crawford for the win.
Adam Cracknell scored his first two goals of the season while David Backes
also scored for the Blues, who have won their past two. Elliott stopped 33
shots in the win.
The win gives St. Louis 40 points on the season as the team moved into the
eighth spot in the Western Conference.
Jonathan Toews had a goal and an assist while Brandon Saad and Viktor Stalberg
also scored for the Western Conference-leading Blackhawks, who had a two-game
winning streak stopped. Crawford made just 19 stops in the game.
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