Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane is not bashful when doling out praise to his team’s penalty kill.
Chicago’s lights-out unit, which boasts a 93.6 kill percentage, has buoyed its run to the Stanley Cup Final.
Likewise, Kane, a mainstay on the Blackhawks’ power-play unit, did not shy away from noting its paltry production in the playoffs. With just seven goals in 57 chances (12.3 percent), it ranks fifth-worst in the postseason.
“Our penalty kill has been great all year, to the point where we’ve won a lot of games because of it,” Kane said Sunday at TD Garden. “It’s given us a lot of momentum. It would be nice to see the power play return that. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.