Sports
5:27 am
Thu December 24, 2009

Niemi gets fourth shutout in 3-0 win over Wings

DETROIT – Antti Niemi made 33 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and his career, and Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.

Patrick Sharp and Jonathan Toews also scored for Chicago, which also shut out Detroit 3-0 on Sunday night in Chicago behind Cristobal Huet.

Jimmy Howard stopped 28 shots for Detroit, which has gone 2 hours, 21 minutes without a goal.