Tyler Tofoli once again excelled against his former team-mates in a 5-3 win over Montreal Canadians Vancouver Canx on Tuesday at the Bell Center.
Forward has now scored eight goals in five games with the BC team this season. He hit the target nine times, topping the league in scoring ahead of midnight games.
At the same time, Hobbs is showing an excellent 4-0-1 record against the Canucks. The club topped the National Hockey League (NHL) standings with a 7-1-2 record of 16 points, ahead of the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Toronto Flyers. Philadelphia and Washington Capitals.
If Tofoli scores twice, it’s another acquisition of off-season general manager Mark Bergewin, Josh Anderson, who started the festivities.
Power Forward scored the first two goals of the game in the first period. Thus he had six wins from the start of the season. On Tuesday, Nick Suzuki gathered a helping hand on every line of his line mate.
Two other newcomers also stood. Defenseman Joel Edmundsson picked up an assist and goaltender Jake Allen saved 36 for the third win in four starts. He was defeated by Antoine Roussell, Elias Peterson and Tanner Pearson.
Across the ice, Thatcher tested Demco 32 times
Canada captain Shia Weber is playing the 1,000th game of his career. He thus became the 346th player to reach this plateau in the history of the Batman circuit. Hobbs paid tribute to him with a video broadcast on the giant screen during the first period when the game was stopped.
Shortly afterwards, a second video featuring the kind words of his former Nashville Predators teammates was also shown. He had to be helped.
Head coach Claude Julian continued to rotate in his defensive squad. Driver Rookie Alexander Romanov was sidelined after Brett Kulak was dropped from the lineup to make way for Victor Meet on Monday. Thus Kulak and Meat formed the third pair of the team. Kulak is a companion to success.
Jeff Petrie completed the score in an empty cage after collecting an aid. His 13 points stood first in the back of the circuit, just before midnight games.
Ottawa senators will now visit the Bell Center on Thursday, with the two clubs reuniting two days later in the nation’s capital.