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While Blackhawks aim to finish another foe, Wild prideful of success in hard situations

Monday, 05.12.2014 / 5:15 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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While Blackhawks aim to finish another foe, Wild prideful of success in hard situations

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Chicago Blackhawks have been here several times before. Opponents on the brink of elimination against them have not fared well.

Since Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews joined the team, the Blackhawks have not lost in any of the seven playoff series that were tied after four games. That's a 13-0 record in Games 5 and 6 of such matchups that were even at two each, including the Stanley Cup finals in 2010 against Philadelphia and 2013 against Boston.

The Blackhawks will test that perfect mark once more on Tuesday in Game 6 against the Minnesota Wild.

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It's time we got a break. People that have watched us, I'm sure they said, 'Finally, some things are going our way.' We'll take the breaks when they go our way.

— Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien after a 3-2 overtime win against the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday to snap a three-game losing streak
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