NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: 5/22/17

Image result for nhl playoffs 2017Monday’s Game:

Western Conference Finals

  • Anaheim Ducks 3 – Nashville Predators 6   (NSH wins series 4-2)

Highlights:  Colton Sissons scored his third goal with 6:00 left, and the Predators eliminated the Anaheim Ducks with a 6-3 win in Game 6 on Monday night in the Western Conference finals. This is the franchise’s first trip to the Stanley Cup Final. Cam Fowler tied it 3-3 at 8:52 of the third for Anaheim as the Ducks tried to rally for the fifth time this season when trailing by multiple goals. But Sissons, who scored on the third shot of the game, scored twice in a wild third period to give the Predators a 3-1 lead at 3:00 and then again 4-3. Austin Watson scored on Nashville’s first shot and had an empty-netter with 1:34 to go. Filip Forsberg also had an empty-net goal. Pekka Rinne made 38 saves to improve to 12-4. The Predators will play either defending champion Pittsburgh or Ottawa for the Stanley Cup. Game 1 is Monday.

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