2nd-period wrap: Predators 2, Hawks 0

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks trailed the Nashville Predators 2-0 after two periods at the United Center on Tuesday.

There was no scoring in the second period as the teams played an even middle 20 minutes. The Hawks changed up their lines midway through the period, but didn’t generate many more scoring chances.

Corey Crawford had a solid second period after giving up two goals following Hawks turnovers in the first period. Sean O'Donnell and Nick Leddy gave pucks away behind the Hawks net, leading to goals from Craig Smith and Mike Fisher.