HomeNHLBeauvillier, Islanders Beat Lightning in OT to Force Game 7
Beauvillier, Islanders Beat Lightning in OT to Force Game 7
June 24, 2021
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Beauvillier scored 1:08 into additional time and the New York Islanders rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Wednesday evening to pressure a deciding Sport 7 of their Stanley Cup semifinal sequence.
Jordan Eberle and Scott Mayfield scored for the Islanders, who rallied from two targets down within the second interval. Semyon Varlamov completed with 22 saves.
Brayden Level scored for the ninth straight recreation and Anthony Cirelli had a objective and an help for the Lightning. Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 25 pictures.
Beauvillier bought his stick on the puck to select off a cross in the suitable circle, gathered it and shortly beat Vasilevskiy on the primary shot on objective of the additional interval.
Sport 7 is Friday evening in Tampa, Fla.
Mayfield tied at 2 with 8:44 left when he bought a cross from Mathew Barzal, skated into the suitable circle and beat Vasilevskiy with a shot that went in off the crossbar.