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Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders checks Bryan Bickell of the Chicago Blackhawks into the boards at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Islanders vs. Blackhawks

The Islanders fell to the Chicago Blackhawks, 3-2, Friday at the United Center.

Brandon Saad of the Chicago Blackhawks and Kyle
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Brandon Saad of the Chicago Blackhawks and Kyle Okposo of the Islanders battle for the puck along the boards at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Marcus Kruger of the Chicago Blackhawks controls the
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Marcus Kruger of the Chicago Blackhawks controls the puck in front of Travis Hamonic of the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders skates to the
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Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders skates to the puck against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

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Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his
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Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his first NHL goal against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his
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Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his first NHL goal against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his
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Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his first NHL goal with teammate Niklas Hjalmarsson against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Nikolai Khabibulin of the Chicago Blackhawks makes a
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Nikolai Khabibulin of the Chicago Blackhawks makes a glove save against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates a
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Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates a first period goal against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

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Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates a
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Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates a first period goal against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Andrew Shaw of the Chicago Blackhawks is shoved
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Andrew Shaw of the Chicago Blackhawks is shoved in the back by Matt Donovan of the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Andrew Shaw of the Chicago Blackhawks watches as
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Andrew Shaw of the Chicago Blackhawks watches as the puck slips past Kevin Poulin of the Islanders for a goal at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders skates against the
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Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders skates against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his
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Joakim Nordstrom of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrates his first NHL goal with teammates Andrew Shaw and Niklas Hjalmarsson against the Islanders at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

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Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders checks Bryan Bickell
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Cal Clutterbuck of the Islanders checks Bryan Bickell of the Chicago Blackhawks into the boards at the United Center. (Oct. 11, 2013)

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