Last night, Latvian striker Teodors Blugers scored his second goal this season, helping the National Hockey League (NHL) team’s Pittsburgh Penguins to succeed bulls over the New York Rangers with 4: 3.
Although in the first period penguins revealed the result after Brian Rasta’s goal, in the second third “Rangers” reached 1: 3 in six minutes. At the end of it, Jared McKan reduced the deficit to 2: 3, while in the third period, when 11:23 minutes were played, Blugers was the first to jump off the puck and threw it into the empty goal.
You my boy, Blue (ger)!
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No goals were scored in extra time, but Penguins hockey players proved to be more successful in the post-match series.
In 11:22 minutes, Blugers did one more threw a throw-in that was accurate, blocked one throw, won 75% of the throws and closed the match with a positive efficiency of +1.
For the Latvian, it was the second goal this season, in his account four (2 + 2) points in five games and a negative utility of -1. This was the third consecutive victory for his team. With six points after five matches, the Penguins take fourth place in the division.