A goal and two assists by Kaprizov brought Minnesota victory over Edmonton in the NHL match
MOSCOW, 2 Dec – Hockey players “Minnesota Wild” beat the “Edmonton Oilers” in the regular season match of the National Hockey League (NHL).
The meeting, which took place in St. Paul, ended with a score of 5:3 (0:1, 3:1, 2:1) in favor of the owners of the site. As part of the winners, goals were scored by Joel Ericsson Ek (22nd minute), Russian striker Kirill Kaprizov (31), Frederic Gaudreau (34), Sam Steele (44) and Matt Damba (52) recognized as the first star of the match. Edmonton scored Leon Draisaitl (12), Connor McDavid (25) and Russian forward Klim Kostin (60).
National Hockey League (NHL)
December 02, 2022 • start at 04:00
5 : 3
Kirill Kaprizov also scored two assists and, by extending the streak to nine assists in a row, set a new club record. Also, the Russian showed the best result of Minnesota in terms of the speed of reaching the mark of 100 assists in the NHL as part of the Wild. It took Kaprizov 158 matches to do this. The former record was held by Mikko Koivu (230 matches).