Chicago scored once in each period to beat the visiting Blues, 3-2 Tuesday night. St. Louis got third period goals from Andy McDonald and T.J. Oshie but lost for the first time this season (2-and-1). The Blackhawks are off to a 3-and-0 start on the young season.
The Blues outshot the Hawks, 34-to-27. Chicago goalie Corey Crawford made 32 saves in the win. Blues goalie Brian Elliott turned back 24 saves in a losing cause.
Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock:
Blues forward Andy McDonald:
Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane: