Detroit Red Wings vs. Chicago Blackhawks Game 5: Live Score, Updates & Analysis

Isaac SmithAnalyst IMay 25, 2013

The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings in Game 5 of their best-of-seven Western Conference Semifinal series by a final score of 4-1.

The Blackhawks avoided elimination and now trail the series 3-2.

Bryan Bickell scored in the first period to put the 'Hawks up 1-0. The Blackhawks pressure on the Red Wings created the goal, as Bickell had a wide-open net. In the second period, Dan Cleary tied the game on a goal from an impossible angle.

From there on out, it was all Blackhawks. They put up two power-play goals in the second period and Andrew Shaw led the team with two goals.

Chicago outshot the Red Wings by a 14-3 count in the third period.