Eight scorer points from four players
Josi and Niederreiter show gala at Nashville victory
In the 6:3 victory of the Nashville Predators against the Montreal Canadiens, the Swiss Roman Josi and Nino Niederreiter collect five scorer points. But Kevin Fiala and Janis Moser also deliver.
Predators captain Roman Josi shines against the Montreal Canadiens.
With eight scorer points, the Swiss NHL stars impressed with excellent performances on Wednesday night. Above all, the two Nashville-Swiss Roman Josi and Nino Niederreiter shone. The Bernese captain of the “Preds” scored the goal against the Montreal Canadiens to make it 5: 2 and contributed an assist. The defender now has 9 goals and 21 assists this season. Nino Niederreiter excelled as a passer on the first, third and fifth goal.
Kevin Fiala was also allowed to celebrate. Against the Dallas Stars, the leaders of the Central Division, his Los Angeles Kings won 3-2. The 26-year-old from St. Gallen scored one assist each in the 1-0 and in the decisive 3-2 and has a total of 29 assists (and 10 goals) this season.
Janis Moser also managed an assist. However, the Biel defender lost 5-3 with the Arizona Coyotes against the Florida Panthers. There were also defeats for Philipp Kuraschew with the Chicago Blackhawks (1:4 against Tampa Bay Lightning) and Tim Berni with the Columbus Blue Jackets (0:4 against the Ottawa Senators). (SDA/hon)