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Kane & Toews turn up the offense, turn back the clock in win over the Capitals

Posted On: Jan 21, 2019   |   Posted By: WGN TV

CHICAGO - It's nice when good things stay the same, and that has been the case for a Blackhawks' duo this season.
While so much around them changes with a new coach and the infusion of younger players, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews still possess the ability to take over a game and turn back the clock to the best of the last decade.
Thanks to improvement from both, it's happened more often this season than last or the year before. But Sunday was something rarely seen even out of this pair of Blackhawks' standouts.
For just the third time in their careers, both Kane and Toews scored at least two goals in the same game against the Capitals, sending the reigning champs home with an 8-5 loss Sunday at the United Center. The captain contributed three goals along with two assists while Kane had two scores while dishing out three helpers as the Blackhawks snapped a five-game losing streak.
Like usual, when those guys score, the Blackhawks usually come out with the victory. This is the 90th time since the 2007-2008...

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