After its resounding success two days earlier (7-1), the Avalanche this time had more trouble to confirm its superiority on its ice. It was his Finn Mikko Rantanen who delivered him by scoring the 3rd goal at the start of extra time, after goalkeeper Philipp Grubauer was an almost impassable bulwark (39 saves out of 41 shots received).
The Golden Knights will have to react in the next two home games.
In the North Division, Montreal got off to the best start in Winnipeg to lead (1-0) in their second round series. Income of the devil Vauvert against Toronto, by qualifying 4-3 after being led 3-1, the Canadians kept their good momentum against the Jets who had been able to take advantage of a few days of rest after sweeping Edmonton (4-0) in the first round.
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Jesperi Kotkaniemi and Eric Staal thus scored two goals quite early in the first half, before Adam Lowry closed the gap and Nick Suzuki restored him, still in this period.
In the third period, Brendan Gallagher and Jake Evans, who then had to go out on a stretcher after being hit, did the same for Montreal, when Derek Forbort and Kyle Connor brought Winnipeg closer to the score.
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