Three matches were played in the National Hockey League (NHL) tonight.
The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-0. The Russian goalkeeper of “Lightning” made the first shutout of the season, reflecting all 34 shots on his goal, and was named the first star of the match. Vasilevsky won the ninth victory in 15 matches. Defender Mikhail Sergachev scored effective points in the third match in a row – in this game he scored two assists. In total, the Tampa defender has 10 (2 + 8) points. Ivan Provorov of Philadelphia finished the match with a minus 3 utility.
The Dallas Stars won their fourth win in five games, beating the Edmonton Oilers at home (4-1). Denis Guryanov scored the third goal of the season, Alexander Radulov chalked up the seventh assists. Both Russian Dallas strikers showed high shooting activity: Guryanov threw five times on target, Radulov four. Goalkeeper Anton Khudobin watched his team’s victory from the bench. The leader of the “Oilmen” Connor McDavid interrupted a series of 17 matches in a row with points scored from the start of the season.
The Calgary Flames beat the Chicago Blackhawks (5-2). The only Russian on the court was the Calgary defender Nikita Zadorov, who did not score with effective actions.