GAME 4 RECAP

STAR TRIBUNE'S THREE STARS

1. Brandon Saad, Blackhawks: His strong move to the net and follow-up shot proved to be the winning goal.

2. Corey Crawford, Blackhawks: Goalie made 24 saves and kept his team in the game, especially when Tampa Bay pressured late in the third period.

3. Alex Killorn, Lightning: Tied the score in the second period with his ninth goal of the playoffs and was strong all game.

BY THE NUMBERS

41-14 The Blackhawks' record, under coach Joel Quenneville, in Games4 through 7 of a series. They are 30-30 in Games 1 through 3.

2 First-period shots on goal for the Blackhawks.

1968 The last time, before Wednesday, that the first four games of the Stanley Cup Final were all decided by one goal.

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