Duncan Keith's goal 7:49 into double overtime completed the Chicago Blackhawks' rally in a 4-3 win against the Nashville Predators in Game 1 of their Western Conference first round series at Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday.
Keith's slap shot from the point gave the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead in the best-of-7 series. Patrick Kane added two assists in his return from injury, while backup goaltender Scott Darling made 42 saves after relieving Corey Crawford at the start of the second period.
One down, 15 to go for the Hawks.
So much for home-ice advantage as three of the four road teams won on the first night of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Here's the latest news:
**Chicago flips switch to steal Game 1 in double OT (SCH)
**Is a Blackhawks goalie controversy brewing after Darling's Game 1 heroics (Bleacher Report)
**P.K. Subban ejected from Game 1 for slashing Mark Stone (NHL)
**Habs down Sens 4-3 in controversy-filled Game 1 (Silver Seven)
**Senators carrying memory of coach Mark Reeds on their helmets (Ottawa Sun)
**Welcome to Capitals playoff hockey, Barry Trotz (Puck Daddy)
**Kris Russell scores game-winner for Flames with 30 seconds left (Nucks Misconduct)