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Overtime goal puts ’Hawks in 2-0 hole

Posted: April 20, 2014 at 3:15 a.m.

St. Louis Blues defenseman Barret Jackman (5) is congratulated by teammates Adam Cracknell (right) and Roman Polak (46) after scoring the game-winning goal against the Chicago Blackhawks in overtime of their first-round NHL playoff game Saturday in St. Louis. The Blues won 4-3 and took a 2-0 series lead.

St. Louis Blues defenseman Barret Jackman (5) is congratulated by teammates Adam Cracknell (right) and Roman Polak (46) after scoring the game-winning goal against the Chicago Blackhawks in overtime of their first-round NHL playoff game Saturday in St. Louis. The Blues won 4-3 and took a 2-0 series lead.

Vladimir Tarasenko and St. Louis were in trouble Saturday before a vicious hit by Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook provided an opening for the Blues.

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Sports, Pages 28 on 04/20/2014

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