Washer Kucherov helped «Tampa» win «Buffalo» in the match NHL
«Tampa Bay lightning» with a score 3:2 defeated Buffalo sabres in the match of the regular championship of NHL in Stockholm.
Forward «Tampa» Nikita Kucherov in 4th minute of the match opened the scoring and was named first star of the meeting. This washer was for the Russian fifth season. The winners also scored goals, Alex Killorn (17 minutes) and Yanni Gourde (48 min). The losing team scored by Sam Reinhart (36, 52). For «sabres» the loss was the fourth defeat in a row.
Kucherov is one of the most successful players of our time. In the previous regular season, the Russians scored 128 points (41 washer plus 87 assists). It is also the most efficacious in the last 23 years by the number of points in one regular season.