Blackhawks fall 5-3 to Capitals in Kirby Dach's NHL debut

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Blackhawks fall 5-3 to Capitals in Kirby Dach's NHL debut
Blackhawks fall 5-3 to Capitals in Kirby Dach's NHL debut

In top prospect Kirby Dach's NHL debut, the Blackhawks couldn't convert on five power play opportunities and lost 5-3 to the Capitals on Sunday at the United Center. Drake Caggiula, Dominik Kubalik and Patrick Kane scored for Chicago, and Alexander Nylander collected two assists. Corey Crawford made 25 saves on 29 shots and dropped to 1-3 on the season. Chicago recorded 44 shots and 16 high-danger scoring chances, but Braden Holtby had the best start of his season with 41 saves. Dach finished with 13:40 minutes of ice time, a drawn penalty, a block, went 1-for-5 at the faceoff dot, had a 50.0 Corsi-For rate and was on the ice for one goal against. How it Happened The Blackhawks opted to start

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