For as long as the Blackhawks' playoff series with the Blues has lasted, fans, analysts and maybe even Patrick Kane himself were wondering when the high-scoring forward was going to show up on the goal sheet.
He showed up at just the right time for the Hawks.
It was Kane who stuffed in his own rebound as the clock stretched past midnight and the Hawks escaped St. Louis with a 4-3 victory in double overtime over the Blues in a triumph that spared their season at least another couple of days.
Game 6 is Saturday at the United Center with the Blues leading the best-of-seven series 3-2. The Hawks will get suspended winger Andrew Shaw back for that game.
Kane's goal, his...