St. Louis is 9-1-1 in last 11 games.
St. Louis finishes exhibition play with record of 3-2-1.
Jaden Schwartz short-handed goal in 3rd was only score for St. Louis in 3-1 loss.
Minnesota Wild goaltender doesn’t want to be considered the NHL’s only player with multiple sclerosis, he just wants to be recognized for stopping the puck.
The Blackhawks are likely going to get by the Wild without much more trouble the rest of the way. However, Quenneville & Co. now understand that Crawford can make the key save when the game is on the line.
After clinching the best record in the NHL, the Blackhawks will take on the eighth-seeded Wild in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Roman Polak ended a 120-game streak without a goal, and Andy McDonald also scored.
St. Louis began the day out of the playoffs and staring at a stretch in which it plays six of the next seven on the road.