The New York Rangers beat the Buffalo Sabers in overtime in the National Hockey League (NHL) regular season away match, 3-2. Writes about this TASS.
Colin Blackwell (27th minute), Philip Heathil (47) and Mika Zibanejad (65) scored goals in the winning team. The hosts scored Rasmus Asplund (3) and Teij Thompson (60).
It is noted that the Russian Rangers forward Artemy Panarin gave two assists, thus gaining 34 points in 25 games. At the end of the meeting, the Russian was recognized as the third star of the match. The team’s goalkeeper Igor Shesterkin saved 21 shots per game.
After 36 regular season games, the Rangers are sixth in the Eastern Division with 38 points.
Earlier it was reported how the goals of Russian athletes Alexander Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov helped Washington to defeat the Rangers.