NHL News and Notes from Monday, March 2nd, 2020
Colorado Avalanche v. Detroit Red Wings – 730p EST Start Time
In Detroit the Red Wings would play host to the Colorado Avalanche, and in the first period Anthony Mantha would get the Wings on the board first. However, Valdislav Namestnikov would tie the game at one in the first period, and Logan O’Connor would net the game winner in the second period to give the Avalanche the 2-1 victory.
Edmonton Oilers v. Nashville Predators – 8p EST Start Time
In Nashville the Leon Draisaitl show would come to town as the Edmonton Oilers faced the Predators. In the first period Josh Archibald and Leon Draisaitl would strike to give the Oilers the 2-0 lead. Then in the second period Kailer Yamamoto would net his tenth of the season for the Oilers, but goals from Roman Josi, Calle Jarnkrok, and Nick Bonino would score to tie the game at three for the Predators. However, the third period would be all Oilers as Draisaitl would net three more goals to have a four goal night, and Connor McDavid and Zack Kassian would score to give the Oilers the 8-3 victory.