Blackhawks Score First Goal In Stadium Series Snowstorm

Patrick Sharp put the Blackhawks on the board at 15:35 of the first period with this one-timer over the shoulder of Marc-André Fleury. The score stands at 1-0 as we begin the second period.

Other than the score, the story of the game is the snow. There is a lot of it. It's accumulating on the players' shoulders.

Blackhawks Score First Goal In Stadium Series Snowstorm

And it is impeding the puck and making routine passes dangerous and would-be shots passes to no one.

Blackhawks Score First Goal In Stadium Series Snowstorm

The snow has stopped for the time being, but it is not expected to stay clear for long.

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