National Hockey League

            ***** National Hockey League Playoff Game Capsules *****
                               (Saturday, May 23)
                       Final Score: Chicago 5, Anaheim 4 (2-OT)
 Chicago,  IL (  - Antoine  Vermette  scored at  5:37 of  the
 second  overtime as  the Chicago Blackhawks grabbed a 5-4 win over the Anaheim
 Ducks in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals. Patrick  Sharp  had the
 puck behind the  Anaheim net and  sent a backhand out front  for  Vermette,
 who  put a  wrister on net  that was  blocked by a Duck. Vermette,  though,
 picked the  puck back up and from a sharp angle at the left side was able to
 snap it in to tie the series. Brandon  Saad had a  goal and two assists,
 Jonathan Toews posted a goal and an assist  while Brent  Seabrook and Patrick
 Kane also scored for the Blackhawks, who got 47 saves from Corey Crawford in
 the win. Corey  Perry,  Emerson Etem, Ryan Kesler  and Matt Beleskey all
 scored for the Ducks, who saw Frederik Andersen turn aside 35 shots in the
 loss. Game 5 will be in Anaheim on Monday night.
 05/24 00:29:54 ET

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