Thursday presented a sort of season schedule for the NHL, with a game of 4 and two game 5 on the slate.
After the Capitals were completely demolished in their first game in Raleigh, they had a better performance a close game 4, but still at the end of the defeat. The Hurricanes opened with a goal just seconds after the first hour and had a rough crowd all night, and Petr Mrazek was big enough to help them in a 2-1 win. As a result, the Canes return to Washington with the knotted series.
The blues managed to defeat the jets in a breathtaking way. In the third half, she defeated a 2-goal deficit and scored the remaining victory only 1
The sharks were now in the uncomfortable position of being -1 – but were given the opportunity to save the season at home. Martin Jones finally looked solid on the net as the Sharks led to a 5-2 win in San Jose to force the series back to Vegas.
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NHL schedule for Thursday, April 18
Sharks send back to Las Vegas series
With their backs against the wall, the Sharks on Thursday night have shown a very solid performance to stay alive and the series to send to Vegas for Game 6. The Sharks scored five goals on the scoreboard and, more importantly, a setback by Martin Jones on the net during the 5-2 win.
Jones had a massive parade in the third game period that helped the sharks gain a goal lead. With the golden knights, the goalkeeper went ahead and did so:
Tomas Hertl had two goals in this victory.
Blues wins shortly before the Summer!
Holy smokes what a finish in Winnipeg – not the kind the fans of the hometown wanted. The Blues scored three unanswered goals in the third season to make a comeback win and force the jets to the brink of elimination. The Blues brought the game up with six minutes remaining when Brayden Schenn scored that goal when the net was removed.
The game has been reviewed but the goal has been confirmed. According to the rule book, it seemed to be the right call.