ST. LOUIS Blues vs SEATTLE Kraken NHL Scores 20 Dec 2022. Tuesday night, the Seattle Kraken defeated the visiting St. Louis Blues 5-2 thanks to a goal from Ryan Donato in his fourth straight game.
Seattle scored goals from Carson Soucy, Daniel Sprong, Jared McCann, and Brandon Tanev as well to win the game for the second time in a row. Martin Jones made 22 saves in goal.
With goals from Colton Parayko and Pavel Buchnevich in the third period, the Blues’ five-game point streak (4-0-1) was broken. 28 out of 32 shots were blocked by Thomas Greiss.
At 16:27 in the first quarter, Donato scored the game’s first goal as the Kraken took advantage of a change in the St. Louis line-up. At the St. Louis blue line.
Donato received a stretch pass from Seattle defenseman Adam Larsson. On a breakaway, Donato glided in and hoisted a forehand past Greiss’ blocker.
Up to the midpoint of the second period, the score remained 1-0. Will Borgen of Seattle fired a shot from the blue line that was deflect by. Ryan O’Reilly of the Blues and began skipping over the goal. However, Soucy, who had joined the rush, reached out with his stick while.
Holding it in one hand and redirected the puck over Greiss’ knee pad and into the left post.
At 16:58 of the second period, the Kraken increased its lead to three goals when Sprong scored on a breakaway after receiving a feed from Morgan Geekie near Seattle’s own blue line.
At 19:16 of the second, McCann added an unassisted goal to make it 4-0 following a St. Louis error. The ball was just below the goal line when. McCann tracked it down and sent it into the goal, banking off Greiss’ skate as it did so. McCann’s original shot from the left faceoff circle was stopp.
At 5:59 in the third period, Parayko’s wrist shot from the top of the right faceoff circle gave the Blues their first goal.
At 10:54, Buchnevich added a goal on the power play with a wrist shot from the top of the left faceoff circle.