Wennberg suffered an undisclosed "upper-body" injury on the play in the third period, and he didn't return.
Washington left wing Jakub Vrana (13), center left, skates off the ice as Columbus left wing Artemi Panarin (9), center top, waits to celebrate his game winning goal with his teammates during Columbus Blue Jackets overtime defeat of the Washington Capitals 4-3 in game 1 of the National Hockey League playoffs in Washington DC on April 12, 2018. The Capitals scored twice on the five-minute power play to secure a 2-0 lead. "So, I just focus on one practice at a time and try to be a positive influence on the team and go from there". Bobrovsky bounced back from allowing a soft goal to Kuznetsov and stopped 10 of the other 11 shots he faced on the penalty kill. "That's a critical moment, [and] I've just got to be better". You know what, I've got to be better and maybe pass up on that hit. "We're trying to get that out of the game". It's playoffs. Trying to finish your checks, and unfortunately I took a penalty.
The Capitals didn't win their third straight Presidents' Trophy but they beat expectations.
The league will closely look at whether the head was the main point of contact, and as such, if the head contact was avoidable, and there would need to be video angles to support that. He was a big factor in Washington's Round 1 win against his hometown Maple Leafs past year as well, scoring three goals in the six-game series. Both came thanks to a power play the Capitals received after Josh Anderson of Columbus received a five-minute major for boarding - and also was ejected - with 2:37 left in the opening period.
Vanek scored with Tom Wilson in the penalty box for charging Wennberg, a play the Capitals forward took responsibility for shifting the game in the Blue Jackets' direction.
"Quite honestly, although we give up two, I thought we killed penalties very well tonight", Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella said. Pierre-Luc Dubois also played a key role in game one with two assists, including an assist on the overtime victor. Whatever you do, protect the middle of the ice. Game 2 of the series takes place Saturday night in Boston.
David Backes and David Pastrnak scored second-period goals to break a 1-all tie and spark Boston to a rout of visiting Toronto in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal. He scored 14 goals with 21 assists this season, playing mostly on a top line beside captain Alex Ovechkin, so if he were suspended for any playoff games, it would be a significant loss for Washington, already down a game in the series. Ovechkin has rebounded from his "worst" season ever - he still had 33 goals past year - and has been pumping in shots from his favorite spot above the circle once again.
"He does a good job of educating himself", MacLellan said of Wilson. They Capitals could opt to go with the experienced Holtby in this one. So, he's spent a lot of time educating himself on what they're looking at and how they look at it and what's the certain things they look for. "And I think he's pretty confident about the team in front of him as well".
SEGA didn't provide the full list of titles, but three were confirmed : Phantasy Star , Sonic the Hedgehog, and Thunder Force 4 . During SEGA FES 2018 in Akihabara, Japan, SEGA revealed its Mega Drive Mini which will launch this summer in the region.
The ministry said that the missiles were downed by the Arab Republic's air defenses as they approached their targets. The Syrian General Staff has reported that three persons had been injured in the Western missile attack on Syria .
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The Mets said before Friday's game against Milwaukee that Plawecki was going to the DL, retroactive to Thursday. Tomas Nido is now the only backstop on the Mets' 25-man roster with d'Arnaud and Plawecki sidelined.
He left his second wife, singer Vera Kresadlova, behind with the couple's twin sons when he left Czechoslovakia . His father, who had been a member of the resistance, died in the Nazi concentration camp at Buchenwald.
The sticker also mentions the camera configuration with a 13-megapixel sensor on the back and an 8-megapixel sensor up front. Based on the information that we know so far, the Moto G6 Plus will be the most powerful smartphone in the Moto G6 family.
Every year on the anniversary of their daughters' disappearance, the parents gather in Chibok to pray for their safe return. She said that the remaining girls in captivity were suffering untold anguish that could be better imagined than experienced.
The Los Angeles Kings had nothing offensively in their game one loss and have now had some struggles on the road recently. The most-surprising storyline of the 2017-18 season was the success of the Las Vegas Golden Knights.
Take a look through the gallery above to see the full list of nominees for the PFA Young Player of the Year award . Ederson , Kane, Marcus Rashford , Sessegnon, Sane and Raheem Sterling are the six names on the shortlist.
The new trailer reveals that Maya is a nurse or doctor and sees all the patients on the floor come back from the dead. The game is set within The Walking Dead universe, where players will survive in a post-apocalyptic Washington D.C.
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