Advertisement

Niederreiter, Hurricanes pull away to beat Blackhawks 5-3

Nino Niederreiter had two goals and an assist, and the Carolina Hurricanes cooled off the Chicago Blackhawks with a 5-3 victory.
(WNDU)
Published: Feb. 20, 2021 at 12:15 AM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Nino Niederreiter had two goals and an assist, and the Carolina Hurricanes cooled off the Chicago Blackhawks with a 5-3 victory. Niederreiter capped his big night by scoring on the power play 15:04 into the third period, pushing the puck past Kevin Lankinen from the top of the crease. Niederreiter’s ninth goal of the season made it 4-2, putting the Hurricanes in control after quickly blowing a two-goal lead late in the second. The Blackhawks had won three in a row and six of seven.

(Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.)