In the second period, Kane received a breakaway pass, placing a backhanded shot past Predators goalie Pekka Rinne to give the Blackhawks a 3–1 lead. Chicago would go on to beat Nashville 4–1 for its 12th straight win, a new franchise record.
Kane scored 30 goals in 82 games during the 2009–10 season, which was his third in the NHL.
The forward now has tallied a point in 12 of his last 14 games. He currently leads the league in goals (30) and points (71).
Watch Kane’s goal below:
- Beth Maiman