Svechnikov, Mrazek help Hurricanes beat Devils 5-2
Posted: 9:46 PM, Feb 14, 2020
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RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA - MAY 14: Andrei Svechnikov #37 of the Carolina Hurricanes skates past a fans prior to Game Three against the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at PNC Arena on May 14, 2019 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
RALEIGH, N.C. — Andrei Svechnikov scored on a perfectly executed rush in the second period to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2.
Nino Niederreiter and Warren Foegele scored first-period goals for the Hurricanes. Martin Necas and Joel Edmundson added third-period goals to help Carolina take a 5-1 lead.
Petr Mrazek had 35 saves for Carolina. The Hurricanes entered the game four points back of the second wild card in the Eastern Conference playoff chase.
Mirco Mueller and Joey Anderson scored for New Jersey. Louis Domingue finished with 26 saves for the Devils.
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