NHL Roundup: Lightning Shut Out Flyers For 10th Straight Win

www.oann.com | 1/11/2020 | Staff
Refel_4309Refel_4309 (Posted by) Level 3
Pat Maroon scored the only goal to lift the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning past the Philadelphia Flyers 1-0 on Saturday for their 10th straight victory.

The 10 straight wins tied a franchise record set last season. The Lightning improved to 19-0-4 this season when leading after two periods, as goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 23 shots for his second consecutive shutout.

Flyers - Carter - Hart - Saves - Home

Flyers goaltender Carter Hart made 27 saves in a rare home loss. Philadelphia fell to 14-3-4 at home.

The Lightning went ahead 1-0 at 7:27 of the second when Maroon took advantage of a bouncing puck in front and sent it past Hart. Philadelphia’s Matt Niskanen tried to knock the puck out of the air before Maroon gathered it and scored.

Elias - Lindholm - Johnny - Gaudreau - Goal

Elias Lindholm scored twice, while Johnny Gaudreau collected one goal and one assist as host Calgary won its fifth straight game with a victory over Edmonton.

Goaltender Cam Talbot made 29 saves — 15 in the third period — for the Flames, who moved atop the Pacific Division. Lindholm scored his second of the night — and 20th of the season — 39 seconds into the third period, a power-play goal while Zack Kassian served a double minor for going after Matthew Tkachuk after Tkachuk checked him hard.

Mikko - Koskinen - Shots - Oilers - Winning

Mikko Koskinen stopped 28 shots for the Oilers, who saw their three-game winning streak snapped.

Brent Burns had a goal and an assist as San Jose spoiled the return of former captain Joe Pavelski, defeating visiting Dallas.

Patrick - Marleau - Fifth - Player - NHL

Patrick Marleau, who became the fifth player in NHL history to appear in 1,700 games, also scored for the Sharks, and goaltender Aaron Dell made 27 saves.

Pavelski played his first 13 seasons in San Jose, serving as captain for his final four. He received a video tribute and a rousing ovation from Sharks fans. Jamie Benn scored for Dallas, which had its...
(Excerpt) Read more at: www.oann.com
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!