PLAYER OF THE GAME: Zach Smith netted two goals in the first period with one coming during a penalty kill.
STAT OF THE NIGHT: With an assist on Alex DeBrincat's goal, Patrick Kane is two points away from 1,000.
UP NEXT: The Blackhawks head to Toronto for a 6:00 p.m. game on the last stop of their three-game road trip
Zack Smith opened up the scoring for the Blackhawks at 5:42 of the first period during a penaly kill. Charlie Lindgren left the crease to play the puck behind the net and Drake Caggiula grabbed the puck and passed it out into the slot to Smith who buried it shorthanded to make it 1-0.