Nico Sturm succeeds with Colorado against Philadelphia

Caught a win against the Philadelphia Flyers with his new club Colorado Avalanche: Nico Sturm. (Image: dpa)
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Denver – Nico Sturm remains on course for success with the Colorado Avalanche in the NHL. The German ice hockey professional recorded a 6:3 (4:1, 1:1, 1:1) home win over the Philadelphia Flyers with the team from Denver.

After moving from the Minnesota Wild to the Avalanche, it was Sturm’s third win in four games with his new team. The Avalanche took control at the end of the first half and were already 4-1 up by the first break. With 97 points, the Avalanche remain the clear leader in the Western Conference of the North American ice hockey league, ahead of the Calgary Flames. The Flames have 86 points.

The New York Rangers dominated the Eastern Conference’s top game against the Pittsburgh Penguins and won 5-1 (3-0, 1-0, 1-1). After 4:16 minutes the team from New York was already leading 3:0. With 87 points, the Rangers in the East are now one point behind the Penguins in fourth place.

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