Double pack from Rieder – Kings on playoff course
Tobias Rieder is on a playoff course with the Los Angeles Kings. For another German NHL star, the season is over.
National player Tobias Rieder celebrated another important victory in the fight for playoff participation in the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings.
The 25-year-old scored two goals in a 7-1 draw with Colorado Avalanche, the outstanding Anze Kopitar scored four times. With this victory the Kings climbed back to third place in the Pacific Division, the best three teams qualify directly for the championship round.
The exceptional German player Leon Draisaitl says goodbye to the regular season with the Edmonton Oilers. The Canadians, who no longer have a chance at the playoffs, won 6-2 against the Ottawa Senators. Superstar Connor McDavid scored two goals and presented two.
Goalkeeper Philipp Grubauer saved his Washington Capitals 1-0 at the Detroit Red Wings with 39 parades. The Capitals extended their lead in the Metropolitan Division to four points over the second-placed Pittsburgh Penguins with Tom Kühnhackl.
Dennis Seidenberg and the New York Islanders suffered a narrow but spectacular defeat against Tampa Bay Lightning at the 6-7 goals festival. The Islanders are ten points behind the New Jersey Devils, who are currently second in the East with eight games remaining.