Wild fall 5-2 against the Blackhawks
Blackhawks 5, Wild 2: Patrick Kane scored the go-ahead goal and an insurance tally in the third period as host Chicago drew first blood in its Western Conference second-round series.
Bryan Bickell also tallied twice and Marian Hossa added a goal and two assists for the reigning Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks, who host Game 2 on Sunday afternoon. Patrick Sharp and defenseman Brent Seabrook each set up a pair of tallies and Corey Crawford turned aside 30 shots.
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