Blackhawks down Bruins, a win away from the Stanley Cup

Blackhawks down Bruins, a win away from the Stanley Cup

Patrick Kane scored 2 goals in leading the Blackhawks to a 3-1 win over the Boston Bruins in game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final Saturday in Chicago.  Corey Crawford was strong between the pipes making 24 saves as the Blackhawks moved to within one victory of their second championship in four years.

Dave Bolland scored an empty net goal for Chicago while Jonathan Toews added two assists. Zdeno Chara scored the lone goal for Boston. Tuukka Rask made 29 saves in the loss.

Game 6 is Monday as the series shifts back to Boston. Game time is 5pm.

(KPUG Newsroom)

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