facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Phoenix 2, Vancouver 0

March 14, 2008 at 1:07 AM   |   Comments

GLENDALE, Ariz., March 14 (UPI) -- Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 24 shots Thursday and picked up his third shutout of the season to give Phoenix a 2-0 blanking of Vancouver.

Vancouver is in eighth place in the Western Conference, but the Canucks are only four points behind Colorado, which sits atop the Northeast Division with 84 points.

After a scoreless first period, Niko Kapanen gave Phoenix the lead midway through the second with a power-play goal. Daniel Winnik added insurance 7:32 deep in the third.

Roberto Luongo stopped 41 shots for the Canucks.

Phoenix won its second straight after losing two in a row. This was the third meeting between the Coyotes and Canucks this season and it was the first time the home team won.

© 2008 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
NCAA Game Summary - Miami-Ohio vs. Cincinnati
2
UPI Sports Schedule for Sunday, September 21
3
UPI Sports Results for September 20, 2014 UPI Sports Results for September 20, 2014
4
NCAA Game Summary - Miami-Florida at Nebraska
5
UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, September 20
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback