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Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, left, tries to keep St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen (20) from getting a shot on goal as defenseman Duncan Keith also defends during the first period in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series game Monday, April 21, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, left, tries to keep St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen (20) from getting a shot on goal as defenseman Duncan Keith also defends during the first period in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series game Monday, April 21, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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