The goal of the Russian striker Artemy Panarin did not save the New York Rangers from defeat in the regular season match of the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The match, held in New York , ended with a score of 5:1 in favor of the guests.
Zak Verensky, Andrew Peak, Egor Chinakhov, Eric Robinson and Kent Johnson scored in Columbus.
Panarin scored the Rangers’ only goal on the powerplay. He spent 23 minutes on the ice and received a utility score of “-2”. Thanks to the goal, he scored 12 points this season and became the leader in the NHL scorers race.
Columbus forward Chinakhov scored his first goal of the 2022/23 season last game. His playing time was 11 minutes 39 seconds, and the coefficient of utility – “+2”.
The Russian goalkeeper of the winners Daniil Tarasov saved 30 shots out of 31.
On account of the captain of the Washington Capitals Ovechkin and forward Minnesota Wild Kaprizov -6. Ovechkin takes 13th place in the overall list for additional indicators, Kaprizov is 20th.
Ovechkin is Washington’s worst player in terms of utility. Worse than Kaprizov in Minnesota are forward Mats Zuccarello and defender Calen Addison.
In the new NHL season, Kaprizov played five games and scored 8 (4+4) points. Ovechkin has six meetings and 5 (2+3) points.