Corey Crawford

Predators beat Blackhawks 4-1 to complete sweep

Pekka Rinne stopped almost every shot he faced. Nashville's top line was outstanding, and Roman Josi and P.K. Subban keyed a solid defensive performance.

The Predators were relentless, all the way to the very end. Way too much for the slumping Chicago Blackhawks.

Roman Josi scored twice, Rinne had 30 saves and Nashville beat Chicago 4-1 on Thursday night to complete a surprising sweep of the Western Conference's top seed.

"It's definitely a great feeling," Josi said. "I thought we played a great series. That's a great team over there. We've got a lot of respect for them. They've got some world-class players and I thought we played really well in all...

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