“Florida” defeated “Washington” in the fifth match of the NHL playoff series, bounced back with 0:3

MOSCOW, May 12 – Hockey players “Florida Panthers” won a strong-willed victory in the fifth game of the series of the first round of the playoffs of the National Hockey League (NHL) against the “Washington Capitals”.
The meeting, which took place in Sunrise, ended with a score of 5:3 (0:1, 3:2, 2:0) in favor of the owners of the site. The winners included goals scored by Carter Verage (27th and 44th minutes), Patrick Hernquist (33), Sam Rinehart (35) and Claude Giroud (56). T.J. Oshie (8, 24) and Justin Schultz (23) scored for Washington.
Russian goalie “Panthers” Sergei Bobrovsky repelled 29 shots out of 32 and was recognized as the third star of the meeting. Forward “Florida” Maxim Mamin made two shots on target and held one power reception. Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin scored one assist, extending his streak of assists to five games in a row and becoming the second player in club history after Scott Stevens to complete such a streak. Forward “Capitals” Evgeny Kuznetsov chalked up two effective passes. Defender Dmitry Orlov has four hits, goalkeeper Ilya Samsonov made 33 saves.
The account in a series to four victories became 3-2 in favor of “Florida”. The sixth match will take place in the US capital on the night of May 14 Moscow time.



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