“Vegas” on home ice beat “Winnipeg” and came close to a sensational exit in the Stanley Cup finals.
“Vegas” by the efforts of Jonathan Marchese opened the scoring after 35 seconds after the starting whistle. The hosts continued to attack, but “Winnipeg” was able to the end of the period to maintain the minimum gap.
After the first break, “Winnipeg” was able to develop the game in the second 20-minute jets struck more shots on goal, but the activity of the attack not bring guests to the away victory. As soon as mark Cheifly restored parity, James Neal and Alex So quickly arranged two goals and provided the “Vegas” comfortable advantage.
In the final period, “Winnipeg” was close to restoring parity, but a brilliant game of the goalkeeper “Vegas” Marc-Andre Fleury has not allowed the jets to take the game into overtime.
Fourth match of the series for the Stanley Cup finals will be held in Las Vegas on Saturday, may 19.
Vegas – Winnipeg– 4:2 (1:0, 2:1, 1:1)
Goals: 1:0 – 1 Marchesso, 1:1 – 25 Chifli, 2:1 – 25 Neil, 3:1 – 28, 3:2 – 40 Chifli, 4:2 – 59 Marchesa
The account in a series: 2:1