Bozak caps rally with OT goal, Blues beat Avs 5-4 in Game 5
Tyler Bozak and the St. Louis Blues experienced just about every emotion imaginable over the course of a win-or-season-ends game in which they fell behind by three goals. Bozak scored 3:38 into overtime and the Blues fended off elimination in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals, overcoming a pair of deficits in a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night. Bozak, a fourth-line center, unleashed a shot from near the blueline that got past Darcy Kuemper, capping a remarkable comeback for St. Louis.news.yahoo.com
Rampage stay hot at home, top Wolves 3-0
SAN ANTONIO - Tack on another win for the Rampage. Thanks to an impressive performance in net from goaltender Ville Husso and two goals from forward Nathan Walker, San Antonio topped the Chicago Wolves 3-0, improving to 3-0 on the young season. San Antonio ended the period by killing off a 5-on-3 Wolves power play to head into the first intermission up 1-0. Derrick Pouliot added his first goal of the season in the second period, also on the power play. The Rampage will return to action in the AT&T Center on Saturday night for their second straight game against the Wolves.
Veteran presence powers Rampage to 2-0 start
Two games and two wins later, San Antonio has shown there's plenty to like about the product on the ice. We've got some good players in there, guys that are working for each other out there, and we've shown some good resiliency." I think we've shown a lot of character, and we've played pretty calm." "It puts a little bit more pressure on everyone because everyone wants to make the team in St. Louis," Nolan said. "They've elevated their game down here, they've brought some good players in and I think the competition is a lot harder.
Rampage open season with 2-1 victory over Manitoba
SAN ANTONIO - Throughout the offseason, Rampage staff and players have been adamant that the 2019-2020 season will be different. If their first game is any indication, San Antonio fans will be in for a treat. Center Mike Vecchione and left winger Nathan Walker each tallied goals, while Ville Husso notched 22 saves, as the Rampage Antonio won their season opener 2-1 over the Manitoba Moose. This is the third straight season that San Antonio has opened their season with a home victory. Walker doubled the Rampage's lead in the second period with a well-placed wrister on a breakaway.