Samsonov’s assist helped Toronto beat the Islanders in an NHL game
MOSCOW, 24 Jan – Hockey players “Toronto Maple Leafs” beat the “New York Islanders” in the regular season match of the National Hockey League (NHL).
The meeting, which took place in Toronto, ended with a score of 5:2 (0:1, 4:1, 1:0) in favor of the hosts of the site. Among the winners, William Nylander (26th and 37th minutes) scored a double, John Tavares (28), Kalle Jernkrok (30) and Auston Matthews (48) also scored. The guests scored two goals from Anders Li (20, 27).
National Hockey League (NHL)
January 24, 2023 • start at 03:00
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The Russian goalkeeper of Toronto Ilya Samsonov saved 31 shots out of 33. He also scored an assist and became the third Russian goalkeeper in the 2022/23 season to score an effective pass. Earlier, Alexander Georgiev and Andrey Vasilevsky did it.
Islanders goalkeeper Ilya Sorokin saved 32 shots out of 37. Islanders defender Alexander Romanov scored no points.