PLAYER OF THE GAME: Jonathan Toews had a four-point night with two goals and two assists.
STAT OF THE NIGHT: Patrick Kane had an assist on Brandon Saad's goal to put him one point away from 1,000.
UP NEXT: The Blackhawks are back at the United Center for a 6:00 p.m. tilt against the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night.
The Blackhawks opened the scoring 21 seconds into the first period after a shot from the blue line by Connor Murphy got redirected wide. Drake Caggiula picked up the puck on the side of the net on the goal line and tapped it over Frederik Andersen's blocker to make it 1-0.
Jonathan Toews made it 2-0 at 5:32 of the first period after the Maple Leafs get called for a delayed penalty. With the extra attacker on the ice, Toews received a pass from Erik Gustafsson in the neutral zone, drove to the net and went five hole to make it 2-0.
Chicago extended their lead to 3-0 at 11:02 of the first period with Patrick Kane putting himself within one point of 1,000. Kane picked up the puck after a turnover right outside Toronto's zone and tapped it to Brandon Saad who let a shot off from the circle beating Andersen.
The Maple Leafs got on the board with a power-play goal 25 seconds into the second period when William Nylander received a cross-ice pass from John Tavares and fired a shot from the circle going off the post and in to make it 3-1.
Toews netted his second of the night at 3:19 of the second period after getting the puck from Caggiula behind the net and going five hole on a wrap-around shot to give Chicago a 4-1 lead.