A goal and two templates, like his team -mate Duncan Keith, came, who after the preparation of the Cologne duel after a weak start and two goals (Michael Stone, 4th, Brett Ritchie, 7th) at the presentation of the Cologne brought first third (14th).
McDavid and Bouchard equalize
Although Tyler Toffoli had restored the old lead at the beginning of the second section (23rd), in which, as already in game one (9: 6), Duel again came up and equalized according to Draisaitl’s second assist by Connor McDavids Sixth play-off goal (24th) and Evan Bouchard (36.).
Draisaitl sets the final point
The decision was made in the final third, Zach Hyman scored the first lead of the Oilers (51st). Ultimately, it was Draisaitl who was a counterattack to 5: 3 refined (53.) and thus pulled the tooth the flames.
In the end, Keith praised the “great team performance” and morality: “You had a good start, but we knew that we could come back.” On Sunday and Tuesday, the Oilers are now allowed to go home twice.
Hurricanes lead 2-0
In the previous encounter, the Carolina Hurricanes won the second victory against the New York Rangers and run 2-0 in series. As a result, the hurricanes remained unbeaten in the play-offs this season. However, the team is still waiting for a win and will get the next opportunity in New York on Sunday.