Posted March 10, 2012 on AP on Fox
Johnny Oduya and the Chicago Blackhawks took full advantage of a handful of late chances - and New York mistakes. Oduya scored his first goal for Chicago with 5:56 left in the third period to snap a tie in the Blackhawks' 4-3 comeback victory over the Rangers on Friday night. Chicago handed the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers their third straight loss and fourth in five games. Oduya connected from the left point with a shot that sailed past Henrik Lundqvist on the glove side to give Chicago a 3-2 lead, its first of the game. Oduya was acquired from Winnipeg just before the trade deadline. Patrick Kane added an empty-net goal with 53 seconds left to make it 4-2. It stood up as the winner after New York's Brad Richards connected from the left circle 8 seconds later. ''Oduya had a great game,'' Kane said. ''He scored the goal that should have been the winner. Forwards love to play with him. He's a guy who can get you the puck with speed.'' Chicago's Patrick Sharp scored 1:02 b...
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