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Nick Leddy #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks battles (Credit: Getty Images)

Nick Leddy #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks battles for the puck with Michael Grabner #40 of the New York Islanders at the United Center. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Blackhawks 5, Islanders 4 (SO)

Jonathan Toews was the only player to score in the shootout, as New York fell to 7-11-5 on the season.

New York Islanders' Matt Moulson looks to pass
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New York Islanders' Matt Moulson looks to pass during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Chicago Blackhawks in Chicago. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Kyle Okposo #21 of the New York Islanders
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Kyle Okposo #21 of the New York Islanders screens Nick Leddy #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks as he moves to the puck at the United Center. (Dec. 2, 2011)

New York Islanders' Travis Hamonic (3) talk with
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New York Islanders' Travis Hamonic (3) talk with goalie Al Montoya (35) during the first period. (Dec. 2, 2011)

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Patrick Sharp #10 of the Chicago Blackhawks falls
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Patrick Sharp #10 of the Chicago Blackhawks falls over Al Montoya #35 of the New York Islanders chasing the puck at the United Center. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Nick Leddy #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks battles
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Nick Leddy #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks battles for the puck with Michael Grabner #40 of the New York Islanders at the United Center. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Ben Smith #28 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates
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Ben Smith #28 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his first goal of the season with teammate Patrick Kane #88 against the New York Islanders at the United Center. (Dec. 2, 2011)

New York Islanders' Kyle Okposo (21) controls the
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New York Islanders' Kyle Okposo (21) controls the puck against Chicago Blackhawks' Jamal Mayers (22) during the first period. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford (50) can't make
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Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford (50) can't make the save on a goal by New York Islanders' Kyle Okposo (21) during the first period. (Dec. 2, 2011)

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Chicago Blackhawks' Andrew Brunette (15) celebrates with teammates
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Chicago Blackhawks' Andrew Brunette (15) celebrates with teammates after scoring his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Chicago Blackhawks' Brent Seabrook (7) is checked by
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Chicago Blackhawks' Brent Seabrook (7) is checked by New York Islanders' PA Parenteau (15) during the first period. (Dec. 2, 2011)

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford (50) blocks a
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Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford (50) blocks a shot by New York Islanders' Brian Rolston (11) during the first period. (Dec. 2, 2011)

(L-R) Kyle Okposo #21, Frans Nielsen #51 and
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(L-R) Kyle Okposo #21, Frans Nielsen #51 and Michael Grabner #40 of the New York Islanders celebrate a first period goal against Cory Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. (Dec. 2, 2011)

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