Morning jam: Hawks goalies bring the goose

Blackhawks 2, Blues 0

* Corey Crawford (CHI): 30 saves, 3rd shutout of season (8th career)

* Blackhawks: 7th shutout of season as a team (now tied with Canucks & Blues for league lead)

* Blackhawks: 7-0-1 in last 8 games

* Blues: lost last 2 games following a 6-game winning streak

FROM ELIAS: Corey Crawford made 29 saves as he led the Blackhawks to a 2–0 win against the Blues in St. Louis on Sunday afternoon. It was Crawford’s third shutout of the season, tying him with Ray Emery for the team lead in that category. This is the fifth season in which Chicago has had two goaltenders each register at least three shutouts. That also happened in 1964–65 (Glenn Hall, Denis DeJordy), 1971–72 (Tony Esposito, Gary Smith), 2008–09 (Cristobal Huet, Nikolai Khabibulin) and 2009–10 (Huet, Antti Niemi).

Red Wings 3, Predators 0

* Jimmy Howard (DET): 22 saves; 3rd shutout this season, 2 of them vs Predators

* Red Wings: Snap 3-game losing streak

* Red Wings: 8th place in West with 6 games remaining; made playoffs in each of last 21 seasons

* Predators: 6-game losing streak

Sabres 3, Lightning 1

* Sabres: won 2 straight games; 5-2-0 in last 7 games

* Sabres: trail Rangers by 4 points for 8th & final playoff spot in Eastern Conference (BUF has 5 games left to play)

* Lightning: 1-5-2 in last 8 games overall; 4-10-3 in last 17 road games at BUF