The Florida Panthers 2020 first round pick Anton Lundell notched a dazzling game-winning goal with four seconds remaining in overtime to lift Finland to a 3-2 victory over host Latvia at the 2021 IIHF World Championship in Latvia.
Lundell scored on his only shot of the game, went 6 of 12 on faceoffs and posted a +1 rating while playing 19:28 for the Finns, who continue to lead Group B.
- The Tampa Bay Lightning edged the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Barclay Goodrow’s goal with 7:21 left in regulation. Brayden Point scored a power-play goal to open the scoring in the second period and Jake Bean answered with a power-play goal for Carolina 1:41 into the third period. Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 37 shots for the defending champions.
The Colorado Avalanche laid waste to the visting Vegas Golden Knights by a 7-1 count at Ball Arena in Denver. Nathan MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog each had two goals and an assist for the Avalanche in the blowout win.
Tonight in the Stanley Cup Playoffs
Game 7: Montreal Canadiens at Toronto Maple Leafs 7 p.m. CNBC (Series tied 3-3)
Game 1: New York Islanders at Boston Bruins 7:30 p.m. NBCSN (Bruins lead 1-0)