Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-05-29 00:19:07 –
Matthias Jan Mark scored his first hat-trick in his career to beat Vegas Golden Knights 6-2 against Minnesota Wild in Round 7 of the first round of the West Division Playoffs in Las Vegas.
Marc-Andre Fleury scored 19 saves for Knight, who will face first-seeded Colorado in the second round in Denver on Sunday night.
Max Pacioretty scored the first goal in the third and second period. Nicholas Hague and Zac Whitecloud also scored goals, with Chandler Stephenson and Shay Theodore scoring two assists each in Vegas.
Yan-Mark, who won from Chicago in a three-way trade with San Jose on April 12, scored only one goal at the Golden Knights in the contest.
Zack Parise and Kirill Kaprizov scored goals and Kam Talbot finished Minnesota with 29 saves.
Vegas took a 1-0 lead in 5 minutes and 9 seconds of the first period, with Jan Mark breaking in between a pair of Wild defenders to deck Talbot and skate over Wild’s goalkeeper’s right pad. I let you.
After a successful scratch in the first three games of the series, Parise then tied it with a second goal in the playoffs, posted in front of Crease, and then backhand shot between his foot and Fleury’s pad. I decided.
Immediately after Kaprizov fired a shot from the crossbar, the Golden Knights took a 2-1 lead at the beginning of the second period, and Hague shot a wrist shot over the traffic from the left point to score the first goal of the playoffs. decided.
Minnesota tied it with Kaprizov’s power play goal. Kaprizov received a pass from Matz Zuccarello while cutting in front of the right circle and Fleury’s pad for the second goal of the playoffs. I buried the shoot in.
Pachioretti, who was left alone in the slot, gave Vegas a 3-2 lead in the middle of the period and scored Stevenson’s pass only once along the left board. Injured in the match against Arizona on May 1. For Pachioleti, who made his playoff debut after losing, this was his first goal since April 28th.
Whitecloud scored the first goal of the playoffs later in the period, beating Talbot with a list shot from the center of the right circle and scoring it 4-2. Jan Mark sealed his second goal in the game, turning off the feed from Nicholas Roy with 7 minutes and 24 seconds remaining.
Minnesota pulled out Talbot with 4 minutes and 58 seconds remaining, and Jan Mark achieved a hat-trick with an empty goal.
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