CHICAGO (WLS) --The Chicago Blackhawks made a comeback on home ice to beat the Los Angeles Kings 5-4 in the second overtime of Game 5.
The Kings lead the series 3-2.
Michal Handzus scored at 2:04 of the second overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Los Angeles Kings 5-4 in Game 5 on Wednesday night to stay alive in the Western Conference final.
Brandon Saad made a nice pass to the middle to Handzus, who beat goalie Jonathan Quick with a backhander for his second goal of the playoffs. Handzus celebrated by jumping against boards behind the net as the sellout crowd of 21,871 roared.
Saad had a goal and two assists for the defending Stanley Cup champions, who stopped a three-game losing streak. Patrick Kane set a playoff career high with four assists.
Game 6 is Friday night in Los Angeles.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.