ANAHEIM, Calif. — Patrick Kane scored 24 seconds into time beyond regulation off a move from Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Anaheim Geese Three-2 Sunday night time.
Patrick Kane (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)
Rookie Adam Boqvist scored his first profession NHL purpose and Alex DeBrincat scored on a two-man benefit because the Blackhawks spoiled the 1,000th profession sport of Geese centre Ryan Getzlaf.
Sam Metal and Nick Ritchie scored for Anaheim. Ryan Miller had 34 saves.
Toews, stopped in site visitors shortly after time beyond regulation started, spun round and slipped a cross-ice move to Kane, who lifted the puck over the shoulder of Miller for the winner.
Blackhawks goalie Robin Lehner made 36 saves within the victory as Chicago gained for simply the second time in eight video games. The Blackhawks additionally grew to become the final Western Convention crew to win a sport on the highway.
Metal had a second-period purpose and Ritchie tied the sport 2-2 on the 6:17 mark of the third interval on a power-play purpose, with an help from Metal. Getzlaf had an help.
Boqvist, who made his NHL debut Saturday night time in opposition to the Los Angeles Kings, scored by way of site visitors in entrance of the purpose at 9:21 of the primary interval on a shot that hit off the suitable publish and deflected into the web.
Chicago Blackhawks, Adam Boqvist, NHL Prospects Match (Jenae Anderson / The Hockey Writers)
Boqvist, the No. eight general choice within the 2018 draft, performed 14 minutes, 44 seconds on Sunday after taking part in 15:38 a day earlier.
It was simply the second loss at dwelling in eight video games for the Geese, who entered with three victories of their final 4 video games.
Simply over six minutes after Boqvist scored for the primary time, DeBrincat took a cross-ice move from Kane and scored his fourth of the season on a deflection off Miller’s proper pad.
Getzlaf’s milestone sport got here two days after he scored the winner in time beyond regulation in opposition to the Vancouver Canucks.
Anaheim Geese heart Ryan Getzlaf (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports activities)
NOTES: Along with Getzlaf’s 1,000th sport, it was the two,000th sport within the historical past of the Geese franchise. … Getzlaf acquired a video board tribute halfway by way of the primary interval that drew appreciation from each benches, in addition to a standing ovation from the gang. … Blackhawks D Erik Gustafsson was again within the lineup after he was a wholesome scratch Saturday in opposition to the Los Angeles Kings.
Blackhawks: At San Jose Sharks on Tuesday.
Geese: Host Minnesota Wild on Tuesday.
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