07 December 2015, Monday, 13:18

Ufa native Andrei Vasilevsky assisted Lightning to resist Sharks


UFA, 7 December 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. A match as part of National Hockey League championship finished in San Jose, where local Sharks met with HC Tampa Bay Lightning.

12 minutes before the end the home team player hit the goalkeeper of Lightning Ben Bishop and the latter was forced to leave the arena.

Andrei Vasilevsky, the former player of HC Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) replaced Bishop. Andrei  gave up one goal of the bearded Brent Burns on eight shots.

Tampa Bay Lightning managed to keep the advantage of one goal, in spite of the final attack of Sharks — 4: 3.

Tampa is in the sixth place in the NHL Atlantic Division with 29 points.