Hockey player “Colorado” Burakowski: Nichushkin gave an excellent pass, it was necessary to throw exactly
MOSCOW, June 16 – Colorado Avalanche forward Andre Burakowski thanked his teammate Valery Nichushkin for an assist in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning, according to the National Hockey League (NHL) website.
On Thursday hockey players “Colorado” in overtime beat “Tampa” with a score of 4:3. The winning goal was scored by Burakovsky after a pass by Nichushkin, who himself scored a goal.
“Nichushkin got the puck and gave me a great pass, I just had to shoot. I was lucky that the puck hit the target. I didn’t hesitate for a long time. It’s just an incredible feeling,” Burakowski said.
The 27-year-old Swede scored the first goal in his career in the Stanley Cup final.
The score in the series to four wins was 1-0 in favor of Colorado. The second match will take place in Denver on June 19.