PLAYER OF THE GAME: Corey Crawford stopped 27 of the 28 shots he faced for the Blackhawks first win of the season.
STAT OF THE NIGHT: With 21,260 in attendance, tonight's game marked the Blackhawks 500th consecutive sellout at the United Center.
UP NEXT: The Blackhawks host the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday at 7:30 p.m. (TICKETS)
After a quiet first period, Patrick Kane scored the first goal of the night at 5:12 of the second period. Kane nabbed the puck off the draw and fired it past Mike Smith to give the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead.
The Oilers tallied their only goal of the night at 17:41 of the third period when James Neal netted a power-play goal to cut the Blackhawks lead 2-1.
Chicago secured the win at 19:28 in the third period after the Oilers pulled Mike Smith for the extra attacker. Brandon Saad tapped in a empty netter during a scramble in front of the net giving the Blackhawks a 3-1 win.