Friday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum
Lightning zap Caps, tie series at two
Goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy made 36 saves and Alex Killorn scored the game-winning goal with 8:03 left in regulation, lifting the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals, evening the Eastern Conference final at two games apiece. Brayden Point, Steven Stamkos and Anthony Cirelli (ENG) also scored for the Lightning.
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Highlights (courtesy of NHL.com)
Winnipeg at Vegas 8 p.m. NBCSN (Golden Knights lead series 2-1)
- Pregame at Knights On Ice and Arctic Ice Hockey/
Who will win tonight?
2018 IIHF World Championship
Canada 5, Russia 4 (OT)
- Aaron Ekblad drew the secondary assist on Ryan O’Reilly’s overtime winner. The Florida Panthers defenseman finished with two shots on goal and a -1 rating in 25:43 TOI.
- Evgenii Dadonov had one assist, one shot and registered a -1 rating in 13:35 TOI
- Maxin Mamin did not play in the game due to injury./
United States 3, Czech Republic 2
- Patrick Kane scored two goals, including the game-winning goal 6:58 into the period to the U.S. to the win./
Switzerland 3, Finland 2
Harri Sateri made 24 saves as the Finns were upset by Switzerland. Sateri finished with tournament with a 4-1 record, 1.41 GAA, .939 save percentage, and one shutout.
Sweden 3, Latvia 2
United States vs Sweden
Switzerland vs Canada (Ekblad)