The main time ended in a draw (1:1), and in the penalty shootout turned out to be stronger, "Columbus", but only due to space Bobrovsky save game in overtime: at the fourth additional minute two players of "Detroit" came to the gate of Sergei, but he reacted to the shot at close range and the ridge repulsed the puck.
"I played on the first grazing. Thought it would be a long shot, but followed by the transfer. Did what I could", — quotes the words of Bobrovsky official website of the NHL. "It was so funny that we were laughing on the bench. Incredible save," said the defender of "Columbus" Jack Johnson, who converted the winning penalty shot.
Bobrovsky has reflected 32 of 33 shots and seven of nine shootout. A significant contribution to the victory of the "Columbus" has made the Russian forward Artemy Panarin, who scored one of the goals from the game and converted his attempt in the penalty shootout. "Columbus" scored 21 points and climbed to fifth place in the Eastern conference.
Goal of the Russian striker Pavel Buchnevich help "new York Rangers" to win on home ice "Edmonton" — 4:2. In another match "Buffalo" in overtime lost to "Montreal" — 1:2. Latvian striker "Buffalo" Zemgus Girgensons played a little more than 10 minutes. During this time he once threw on goal, blocked three shots and earned a neutral factor utility. At Buffalo 13 points in 17 games and next to last, 15th place in Eastern conference.