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Antti Niemi robs Patrick Kane

Antti Niemi, Patrick Kane

San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi (31) saves a shot by Chicago Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane, right, during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010. The Sharks won 5-3. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)


Under most circumstances, Patrick Kane makes scoring goals and creating offense look easy.

Goals haven’t been coming easily for him lately, however, as Kane only has one goal in his last 13 games. Then again, when you see saves like the one Antti Niemi made on him tonight, maybe the young winger just needs a little more luck:

Luckily for Kane, his streak is a personal issue as the Chicago Blackhawks continue to play well. They beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Sunday. Here are the highlights.