CHICAGO (AP) Patrick Kane scored twice, Alex DeBrincat had three assists and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Wednesday night.
Duncan Keith, Brandon Saad, Alex Nylander and rookie Dominik Kubalik also scored as the Blackhawks handed the Sharks their ninth loss in their last 12 games. Jonathan Toews had two assists, and Corey Crawford made 34 saves in his 10th straight start.
"I thought we got better as the game went on," Chicago coach Jeremy Colliton said. "I really liked our second period. We increased the pace of our game, the tempo of our game in the second. I thought we built momentum off that."