08.11.2018 06:47, updated: 07:22
Captain Pittsburgh Sidney Crosby and celebrates Washington.
Author: SITA / AP. Nick Wass
Washington Capitals hockey players beat Pittsburgh Penguins 2: 1 on Wednesday night's NHL.
The triumph of Stanley's current defender defeated 74 seconds before
the end of the usual game time T.J. Oshie. It was for the American striker
eighth goal in the season. Oshie did in the second round since returning from
a dressing room where he had to leave for a stroke by Jevgenij Malkin.
In the first third he was struck by a stick in the face of defender Olli
Määttä, who demanded two stitches. "My face is a little messy,
but I feel very good. I do not know if I have ever played a similar game, but
I'm happy to return to the game after both efforts. I have to thank
coach and doctor who took care of being okay, "he said
Oshie for the official league site.
Another captain of the Capitals was captain Alex Ovechkin. Against penguins
made the 235th career goal in the presley game and in the historical tables
moved to eighth place. At the legend of Pittsburgh, Maria Lemieux only loses
The US team manager Braden Holtby divested 41 strikes
"Penguins" and completed a personal three-hour series of defeat. "Pittsburgh
played very well. They really did everything, "he promised the competitor
The only successful Pittsburgh shooter was Captain Sidney Crosby.
Ovechkin and Crosby did the same duel for the ninth time in his career.
Goalkeeper Casey DeSmith awarded 20 successful efforts. Penguins
they played in the fifth game in a row.
"Sometimes it happens. You are playing well and the result will not come. We have to build
on our good performance. That was what I told the players after the match, "he said
Coach "Penguin" Mike Sullivan.
In another Colorado duel, Nashville was home to 1: 4 victory
Predators arranged by Colton Sissons. Slovak striker Marko Daňo said
He did not fit into the avalanche.
NHL Summaries – Wednesday:
Washington – Pittsburgh 2: 1 (0: 1, 1: 0, 1: 0)
goal: 28. Ovechkin (Carlson, Bäckström), 59. Oshie
(Carlson, Kuznecov) – 13. Crosby (Hagelin)
Colorado – Nashville 1: 4
Anaheim – Calgary 3: 2