DeBrincat scores two goals, Blackhawks defeat Lightning in shootout


CHICAGO — Alex DeBrincat scored his 100th and 101st NHL goals for the Chicago Blackhawks in a 4-3 shootout win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at United Center on Friday.

Malcolm Subban made 39 saves through overtime and three in the shootout for the Blackhawks (13-7-5), who lost 3-2 in overtime to the Lightning on Thursday. Philipp Kurashev scored the only goal in the shootout.

Alex Killorn had a goal and an assist, and Curtis McElhinney made 24 saves for the Lightning (16-4-2), who lost for the first time in seven games. The six-game winning streak matched Tampa Bay’s longest this season (also Jan. 30-Feb. 9).

The teams are scheduled to conclude a three-game set here Sunday.

Anthony Cirelli scored on a rebound off Brayden Point‘s shot from the right face-off circle to give the Lightning a 1-0 lead at 2:51 of the first period.

Killorn made it 2-0 at 10:27 when he deflected Victor Hedman‘s shot from the point for a power-play goal.

DeBrincat cut it to 2-1 at 12:57 when he scored on the power play with a wrist shot from the left circle. Tampa Bay had killed 18 straight penalties in its previous five games.

DeBrincat scored his second of the game on a one-timer at the bottom of the right circle to tie it 2-2 at 7:18 of the second period.

Ryan McDonagh gave the Lightning a 3-2 lead at 3:20 of the third period when he scored off Killorn’s rebound, but Dominik Kubalik picked up a loose puck in front to tie it 3-3 at 6:00.

The Blackhawks killed Duncan Keith‘s slashing penalty with 1:56 remaining in overtime.

Chicago defenseman Calvin de Haan left the game at 2:13 of the third period after he blocked Ondrej Palat‘s shot.

Patrick Kane and Adam Boqvist each had two assists for Chicago, which is 4-1-1 in its past six games. Palat had two assists for Tampa Bay.

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