The defender Andrej Šustr in Thursday’s NHL deserved goal and an assist to win hockey team Tampa Bay 5: 3 over Detroit and was named first star of the game. On two goals Lightning pass Ondřej Palát. Our goal in the sixth season scored another Czech bek Radko Gudas of Philadelphia, which blasted 6: 3 New York Islanders. Ninth of the season scored by Tomáš Plekanec and contributed to the triumph of Montreal, 6: 2 in Florida.
Šustr established himself in the 23rd minute. Palát fought wheel to the center line, penetrated into the attacking zone, Petr Mrázek Detroit in goal his shot just went ahead and skate from severe Šustr the puck deflected into the net.It was the third quarterback nasty blow twenty-six of the season.
While guests settled in the middle of the game, but at the end of the second period the home twice hit the power play and gained a decisive lead. Šustr Palát and you then scored the fifth goal assist in 47 minutes. Mrazek odchytal whole game and recorded 26 saves.
Tampa won for the fourth time in a row and continued to remain in the game to advance to the playoff. In the Eastern Conference table still lose three points for the eighth Boston, which won 2: 0 over Dallas.The team from Florida has one game in hand, like Carolina, which defeated 2: 1 in overtime Columbus and Boston falling behind by four points.
On the contrary, the game they’re probably Islanders after the debacle on the ice of Philadelphia. Flyers decided to win high already in the beginning of the match when, after 9 minutes and 19 seconds lead 4: 0th Gudas was 9 minutes in, the author of the third goal after a hard shot from the blue line. An assist James also scored Voráček.
Montreal a victory over Florida officially ranked among certain participants in the playoff, where last year the Canadiens missed. To win over Florida also helped them a good start in the match when he led after the first period already 3: 0th
Plekanec in 11thminutes into the game gave the second goal after 53 minutes, and also participated in the fifth. Right at the three goals against, including the Plekancovy was ice best Florida Jaromír Jágr.
Boston – Dallas 2: 0, Philadelphia – New York Islanders 6: 3 Carolina – Columbus 2: 1 Ext. Montreal – Florida 6: 2, Edmonton – San Jose 3: 2, Nashville – Toronto 1: 3, Minnesota – Ottawa 5: 1, Winnipeg – Anaheim 4: 3 OT., Tampa Bay – Detroit 5: 3.