VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) – Bo Horvat scored in a shootout to give Vancouver a 2-1 win over Montreal Canadiens on Monday night and extend the Kanakers’ winning streak to three games.
The Kanuks’ senior Croatian was the only player to beat Carrie Price in a shootout, hitting the wrist next to the Canadian goalkeeper to the top left corner of the net.
“We know we can do it, win every team,” said Horvat. “It took us a while to figure it out, to find out, to stay true to the process, to stay in our game. “Obviously we would like to play with the leader instead of chasing him, but to take it out and do it again tonight will definitely show character.”
The Canadians received a power play goal from AFP in the first round.
Vancouver player Adam Godet forced extra time, scoring a goal with 40.5 seconds left in the rules. Croatia made a goal pass.
“I knew that if I just followed it, I would do the right thing, it would stay,” Godet said. “It simply came to our notice then. And I can not get my foot off the gas. I have to keep doing what I did out of the ice. ”
The price was 28 saves for Canadians. Thatcher Demko blocked 29 shots for the Calls.
Brock Boezer almost added to the Canucks’ victory in extra time. But Price stretched the length of the crease and saved the glove that caused the shootout.
Godeta’s third goal, scored 19:19, provided extra time. He made a shot from the left side, calling it from inside the goalpost, equalizing the score with his third goal of the season.
Vancouver left Demko with 1:20 left, trying to equalize, իր almost realized the second penalty for too many men during this period. The Croat jumped on the boards before officials noticed the attacker.
The careless line change cost the Canucks dearly early on.
Too many men were called to Vancouver, giving Montreal a power play. Petri used Corey Perry’s screen in front of the net in capital letters, hitting Demko from a distance, opening the score of the game 4:37.
Canadians have a male advantage of 1: 1. There were 2. Vancouver failed to convert into three power games, despite a 25-minute hockey pitch in 5 minutes և 25 seconds.
Tyler Tofoli’s second soon gave Montreal a two-goal lead, hitting Demko twice.
The Canucks goalkeeper stopped both, but the second attempt came in response when he fell into the net, landed in the corner of the fold, was dangerously close to the goalpost. Defender Tyler Myers neutralized it.
Godet had two main chances to even score the second for Vancouver.
Team member T. T. A large shot by Miller showed Godet’s jaw ընդամենը just eight minutes away from the goalpost. About two minutes later the Canucks striker hit from the hole, but it stopped Price.
Canucks coach Travis Green said the recent victory was a great victory for his team.
“On the way to Always you always learn lessons. “I think we used to get away from our game, the kind of game we have to play,” he said.
“I thought the last few games, we just went back to it, we were persistent in our game, we aimed at how we wanted to play, we believed in it all the way.”
NOTES. Vancouver defender Jord son Ben suffered an injury in the third round and did not return. Կ Demko was named the NHL’s second star of the week on Monday. He set a 3-0-0 record last week with an average savings of 96 0.969 against 1.00 goals. Ր Montreal Equipment Manager Pierre Vervis worked his 3000th game. The announcement, which resulted in blows from both teams.
Canadiens and Canucks complete two games on Wednesday night.
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