Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger scores a goal past Edmonton goalie Devan Dubnyk during the third period of Sundayís game in Chicago. The Chicago Blackhawks won 5-4.
CHICAGO ó Marcus Kruger scored the tiebreaking goal with 8:16 left in the third period, Duncan Keith added a power-play goal 1:55 later and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 on Sunday night for their third straight victory.
Kruger took a pass from Ben Smith off the boards, turned and wrapped the puck past Devan Dubnyk to put Chicago ahead 4-3.
Keith added his first of the season on a screened shot from the point. It turned out to be the game-winner because Jordan Eberle scored short-handed for the Oilers on a deflection of Nick Schultzís point shot with 1:28 remaining.
Ducks 3, Canucks 1
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