Nikolai Khabibulin played the full game and stopped 25 shots.
Minnesota's Manny Fernandez made 39 saves.
Hamilton's power-play goal opened the scoring 3:31 into the
first period. He connected from the slot after taking a cross-ice
feed from Patrick Sharp. Blunden made it 2-0 with 6:29 left in the
first, beating Fernandez from the left circle following a Minnesota
Foster cut the deficit to 2-1 with 23 seconds remaining in the
period. He was set up by Gaborik's cross-ice, one-touch pass.
MacDonald made it 3-1 at 6:01 of the second when his shot from
the right circle deflected in off the stick of Minnesota's
defenseman Brent Burns.
Bolland deflected in a 5-on-3 power-play goal at 9:18 to extend
Chicago's lead to 4-1.
Demitra's power-play tip-in with 5:24 left in the second cut it
Bolland completed the scoring with a goalmouth tip-in with 4:11
left in the third.