Last night the ocean was held the next matches of the regular season of the National hockey League (NHL). “Tampa Bay” on a visit played with “Detroit” in a tense confrontation were able to win with the score 3:2. One of the main roles in this outcome was played by the Russian forward Nikita Kucherov, who also entered the history of the League.
“Tampa Bay” was able to achieve a comfortable advantage at the start of the match, scoring two goals in the first period. Goals were scored by Tyler Johnson and Nikita Kucherov. However, “Detroit” was able to get back in the game and in the next frame also double-scored, the efforts of Justin Abdelkader and Mike green.
But in the beginning of the third period, a brace Kucherov and the Russian goalkeeper of “Zenith” Andrey Vasilevsky was able to defend his goal and not allow the owners of the site to restore equality – 3:2 victory “lightning”.
Nikita Kucherov scores for six games of the regular season in a row. To him, this achievement was subjected to only three players. Now he has seven goals and he ranks second in the list of snipers, second only to Alexander Ovechkin, who has nine of those.