RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Barclay Goodrow beat Alex Nedeljkovic for the go-ahead objective at 12:39 of the third interval to assist the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Sunday night time to open their second-round playoff sequence.
Goodrow put the reigning Stanley Cup champions forward for good when he headed left towards Carolina defenseman Brady Skjei, then shot from a pointy angle on the left aspect. The puck skid beneath Nedeljkovic’s proper pad because it lifted barely off the ice close to the put up to interrupt a 1-1 tie.
GOLDEN KNIGHTS 1
DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog every scored twice and the well-rested Colorado Avalanche made fast work of Vegas with their velocity, beating the Golden Knights in a skirmish-filled Sport 1 of their second-round playoff sequence.
What started as Colorado placing on a passing clinic — racing out to a 5-0 lead — spiraled into one struggle after one other.
There have been a complete of 74 penalty minutes between the groups, together with 4 10-minute misconduct calls and a match penalty on Vegas’ Ryan Reaves.
Younger defenseman Cale Makar added a objective and three assists, whereas Brandon Saad and Mikko Rantanen additionally scored for the Avalanche, who had an additional burst after almost every week off following a four-game sweep of St. Louis in spherical one.
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