With another gala performance, ice hockey star Leon Draisaitl has put the Edmonton Oilers back on the road to success in the NHL.
One day after the setback at the Dallas Stars (1: 4), the Cologne man shone with two goals and two assists in the 5: 3 of the Canadians at the Arizona Coyotes. With 40 points, the German national player is still clearly in the lead in the scorer list.
Nico Sturm and the Minnesota Wild also reported two defeats after a brief negative run. The team around the German international prevailed 3-2 at the New Jersey Devils and consolidated their place at the top of the Central Division. Sturm scored the goal to make it 2-0 in the meantime.
Also successful was national goalkeeper Philipp Grubauer, who celebrated the second victory in a row with the Seattle Kraken after the last six defeats in a row. The 30-year-old convinced 2-1 at the Carolina Hurricanes with 35 shots blocked.
Seider celebrates victory with the Detroit Red Wings
Young star Moritz Seider also won a redeeming victory with the Detroit Red Wings. With the 4: 2 against the St. Louis Blues, Seider and Co. ended their negative series and won for the first time in four games. The German international stood out of the ice for around 22 minutes.
On the other hand, Tim Stützle suffered a defeat. Despite a submission by the 19-year-old, the Ottawa Senators lost 3-6 to the San Jose Sharks.