After back-to-back early exits from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Chicago Blackhawks have officially reacquainted themselves with the feeling of winning a postseason series.

Chicago scored three goals in the second period and ended the Minnesota Wild's season by winning 5-1 on Thursday night at United Center in Game 5 of their Western Conference Quarterfinal series.

The victory moved them into the conference semifinals -- but to hear coach Joel Quenneville tell it, the Blackhawks still have to raise their game.


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