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Blackhawks beat Wild, 1-0, and take 3-0 lead in series
Blackhawks beat Wild, 1-0, and take 3-0 lead in series

Patrick Kane has been playing like he never left. Corey Crawford has resolutely rebounded from being benched. The Chicago Blackhawks have only begun to rev up their game, and the Minnesota Wild has lost its touch at the wrong time. Kane scored on a power play in the first period, and Crawford and the Blackhawks made the superstar's goal stand up for a 1-0 win over the Wild on Tuesday to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. "Obviously we'd be very happy if you told us we'd be in this position before the series," said Kane, who has six goals and five assists in nine playoff games to bounce back from the broken collarbone that kept...

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