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|Hossa Scores Twice in Blackhawks Victory
|SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Marian Hossa scored twice in his first game for Chicago, and the Blackhawks beat the San Jose Sharks 7-2 on Wednesday night for their eighth straight victory.
Troy Brouwer, Patrick Sharp, Dustin Byfuglien, Brent Seabrook and John Madden also scored for the Blackhawks, playing the fourth game of a six-game trip. Cristobal Huet made 22 saves to help send San Jose its first home regulation loss of the season.
Chicago had three short-handed goals, the most San Jose has ever allowed.
Dan Boyle and Joe Pavelski scored late goals for San Jose.
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