Blackhawks win Game 2, 2-1, take 2-0 series lead - 05-31-1

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Antti Niemi made 32 saves and led the Blackhawks to a tight 2-1 win against the Flyers in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup final. The win gave Chicago a 2-0 series lead.

Former Penguin Marian Hossa (above, with Brent Seabrook, left, and Troy Brouwer, top) and former Flyer Ben Eager scored goals in a 28-second span late in the second period for Chicago.

Simon Gagne accounted for the Flyers' lone goal with a score 5:20 into the third period.

Game 3 in Philadelphia is Wednesday, 8 p.m.

(Photos: Charles Rex Arbogast/Associated Press)

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