Assists from Tarasenko and Panarin help Rangers beat Pittsburgh
As part of the regular season of the National Hockey League (NHL), the match between the teams “New York Rangers” and “Pittsburgh Penguins” ended. The meeting ended with the victory of the team from New York with a score of 4:2.
Rangers forward Chris Kreider scored a brace. Also among the winners were Mika Zibanejad and Tyler Mott. For the Pittsburgh Penguins, goals were scored by Rickard Rackelle and Jake Genzel, writes Friday, March 17, RIA Novosti.
It is noted that the Russian strikers “Rangers” Artemy Panarin and Vladimir Tarasenko gave one assist. The goalkeeper of the New York team, Igor Shesterkin, saved 26 shots out of 28. The goalkeeper was recognized as the second star of the match.
Profile.ru previously reported that Russian Rangers striker Artemy Panarin scored an assist hat-trick in a match between the New York Rangers and Montreal Canadiens. The meeting ended victory of the team from New York in the shootout with a score of 4:3.
The New York Rangers are a hockey team that plays in the Capital Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League. Stanley Cup winner (1928, 1933, 1940 and 1994). The Rangers are fifth in the NHL Eastern Conference this season with 88 points.
The Pittsburgh Penguins is a hockey club. Founded in 1967. Represents the Capital Division of the NHL Eastern Conference. Five-time Stanley Cup winner (1991, 1992, 2009, 2016 and 2017). He is currently 7th in the NHL Eastern Conference with 78 points.