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Sports Markstrom, Canucks beat Capitals 2-1 in shootout

05:10  24 november  2019
05:10  24 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

Devils score two quick goals, hold on to beat Canucks 2-1

  Devils score two quick goals, hold on to beat Canucks 2-1 VANCOUVER — The New Jersey Devils scored goals 22 seconds apart in the first period then used some key stops by goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood to defeat the Vancouver Canucks 2-1 Sunday. Wayne Simmonds, on the power play, and Jesper Bratt scored for the Devils (5-7-4). Blackwood made 30 saves. Brock Boeser, on a power play, scored for the Canucks (9-6-3), who are winless in their last four games (0-3-1). The Canucks are also 0-8-3 in their last 11 games against New Jersey.The Devils had lost their two previous games but are 5-3-2 in their last 10.Canuck goaltender Jacob Markstrom stopped 25 shots.

…The Caps out - shot the Canucks until halfway through the third period. That this game was not a runaway is to the singular credit of Vancouver goalie Jacob Markstrom , who Donya had in fantasy today, in addition to Holtby. So good on Donya. Bummer for, uh, people who like goals.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jacob Markstrom stopped 32 shots and then denied seven more during an extended shootout , helping the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 2 - 1 on Saturday. Elias Pettersson scored his 10th goal for Vancouver, which earned its second straight win since a

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WASHINGTON — Jacob Markstrom stopped 32 shots and then denied seven more during an extended shootout, helping the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Saturday.

Elias Pettersson scored his 10th goal for Vancouver, which earned its second straight win since a stretch of seven losses in eight games. It was the Canucks’ 12th power-play goal in their last seven games.

Bo Horvat scored the decisive goal in the seventh round of the shootout.

Washington finished with one goal for the third time this season despite Vancouver losing defenceman Alexander Edler to an upper-body injury.

Canucks earn emotional victory with teammate Markstrom on their minds

  Canucks earn emotional victory with teammate Markstrom on their minds There is no life and death in hockey games, just among players who are people like the rest of us. With netminder Jacob Markstrom dealing with the loss of his father, the Canucks made sure to earn a victory for their teammate. The post Canucks earn emotional victory with teammate Markstrom on their minds appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.After the team ended a four-game losing streak on Tuesday, Elias Pettersson stood at one end of the dressing room smiling, talking about his parents and grandparents and the 12 people who travelled from Sweden for his 21st birthday and a visit to Vancouver.

Markstrom helps Canucks to shootout win over Capitals . WASHINGTON — Jacob Markstrom stopped 32 shots and then denied seven more during an extended shootout , helping the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 2 - 1 on Saturday.

Jacob Markstrom recorded a steady 35-save effort and Derrick Pouliot scored the go-ahead goal in the 3rd, helping the Canucks edge the Oilers.

Jakub Vrana scored his 11th goal for the Capitals, and Braden Holtby made 32 saves.

COYOTES 3, KINGS 2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arizona’s Lawson Crouse scored the go-ahead goal before a scary fall that forced him to leave the game.

Phil Kessel and Christian Fischer also scored for the Coyotes, who have won five of seven, including a 3-0 home victory over the Kings on Monday. Antti Raanta made 43 saves.

Anze Kopitar and Nikolai Prokhorkin scored for the Kings. Jonathan Quick stopped 16 shots.

Crouse’s goal off a rebound in the second period put Arizona ahead 2-1. He left in the third period after he fell and hit his head awkwardly into the boards. After being checked by a trainer, he was helped off the ice, and he walked to the locker room.

FLAMES 3, FLYERS 2, SO

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk scored the only goal in the shootout, and the Flames stopped a six-game slide.

Calgary’s Elias Lindholm tied it at 2 with 1:23 left in regulation. Andrew Mangiapane also scored for the Flames, who were shut out in their previous three road games as part of their skid.

Kevin Hayes and Jakub Voracek scored for Philadelphia, which lost for the fifth time in six games.

David Rittich made 27 saves and stopped all three Flyers attempts in the tiebreaker. Tkachuk, Calgary’s second shooter, scored on a backhander that went through Carter Hart’s legs.

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Pearson's first-career four-point game helps Canucks soar past Oilers 5-2 .
EDMONTON — Tanner Pearson recorded his first-career four-point game tin the Vancouver Canucks' 5-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night at Rogers Place. Pearson scored twice, and added two assists, while Tyler Graovac, Loui Eriksson and Josh Leivo tallied the other markers for the Canucks. Captain Bo Horvat also chipped in with three assists to help Vancouver snap its three-game losing streak. Connor McDavid and Zack Kassian scored for Edmonton, who dropped their second-straight contest.Edmonton falls to 16-9-3, and still holds the Pacific Division lead, but the Canucks are now just five points back as they improve to 13-10-4.

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