Corey Crawford comes up with a pair of rapid-fire saves while the Hawks are shorthanded. Uh, this is not how things should be going when you have the man advantage, fellas.

How desperate? 1

In the scariest moment for the Hawks to this point, the puck crawls over Crawford's pads and lands in front of him, lingering there for a virtual eternity. Luckily, he covers it up before the Wings can score.

How desperate? 1

With just one second left on the second Toews penalty of the period, Jakub Kindl drills one past Crawford to give Detroit a 1-0 lead. If the Hawks weren't desperate enough before, they had better be now.

How desperate? 0

Michael Frolik turns on the jets while the Hawks are shorthanded and creates not one, not two, but three shots on goal. Unfortunately for the Hawks, none of them go in.

How desperate? 4

Score: Red Wings 1, Blackhawks 0

 

THIRD PERIOD

Andrew Shaw—maybe the feistiest Hawk of them all—gives Howard a snow shower, then shoves a Red Wing after the whistle. So the Hawks look ANGRY, but that might not be enough.

How desperate? 1

First two Wings combine to stop Toews on a potential breakaway, then Johnny Oduya races back to stop one for Detroit. Maybe, just maybe, this is a sign the Hawks are finally speeding things up?

How desperate? 2

Let's face it, the Wings would be screwed without Howard. He stops Dave Bolland after a great pass on a two-one-one rush. Hope is fading … fading … fading …

How desperate? 4

CLAAAAANG! The Hawks hit another post. Michal Handzus this time.

How desperate? 4

Brandon Saad breaks in alone on Howard and … sadly, you know how this ends.

How desperate? 4

Sixty minutes. Zero goals. A 3-1 series deficit. Um, good luck in Game 5.

How desperate? 0

Final score: Red Wings 2, Blackhawks 0

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