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NHL – The Chicago Blackhawks Take Game One In Stanley Cup Finals

Posted on June 4, 2015 in Professional Sports News.

The Chicago Blackhawks are three wins away from their third Stanley Cup in six seasons.

They beat the Lightening 2 to 1 last night

Teuvo Teravainen and Antoine Vermette  scored 1:58 apart late in the third period to lift the Blackhawks to a 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game One of the Stanley Cup Final in Tampa.

Teravainen tallied the tying goal with 6:32 left in regulation and then set up Vermette for the go-ahead score with 4:34 remaining.

Corey Crawford made 22 saves for Chicago, who grabs a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven set.

Alex Killorn opened the scoring for the Lightening just 4:31 into the first period.

Ben Bishop allowed both goals on 21 shots in defeat.

Game Two is Saturday in Tampa.

By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports