Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 5-3 loss against the Chicago Blackhawks:
Well, all good things must come to an end. Unfortunately for the Minnesota Wild the end was a chance at a two-game win streak and not the Chicago Blackhawks’ 23-game point streak. The Wild came out of the gate strong, scoring first, but were unable to find its game until the third period...Read more.
The Chicago Blackhawks set a franchise record with their 10th consecutive victory and extended their points streak to 29 games with a 5-3 win against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.
Bryan Bickell scored twice in the first period and Patrick Kane added a big goal in the third as Chicago (20-0-3) remained the only team in the NHL without a regulation loss. It also snapped a tie with the 1977-78 Montreal Canadiens for the second-longest points streak in league history... Read more.