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Blackhawks vs. Flames: Chicago Gets Big Win In Return to Playoffs

Published by on April 17, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

Game Recap

It was a game that the Calgary Flames had in their back pocket entering the final six minutes of play, but at the 5:30 mark of the third, the Chicago Blackhawks' Martin Havlat decided to change that. Havlat scored his first goal of the playoffs on his own rebound at the 5:33 mark for the third period, and from that point on, the 'Hawks had all the energy.

Early in the game, the Blackhawks seemed to lose every battle in the corners and were just out matched physically by the experienced Calgary Flames. Call it nervous jitters or inexperience, but the Blackhawks were out matched in the first 50 minutes of the game. 

The Flames' physicality was prevalent early and caught the 'Hawks off guard...

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