Danish NHL-star: 'Disappointed if we don't win again'

On the fourth season is the 30-year-old playmaker a part of the hovedstadsklubben the Washington Capitals. And it is only a year and a half ago, he was the firs

Danish NHL-star: 'Disappointed if we don't win again'

On the fourth season is the 30-year-old playmaker a part of the hovedstadsklubben the Washington Capitals. And it is only a year and a half ago, he was the first dane to be able to lift the world's grandest ishockeytrofæ, the Stanley Cup, in jubilation after finalesejren of Vegas Golden Knights.

But in Lars Otherwise, the eyes are the Washington Capitals of the NHL-stars are better than then, they put all competitors behind him in the tournament, which weighs heavier than the WORLD cup and the OLYMPICS.

"When you ask today, I will be disappointed if we don't win the Stanley Cup again, the answer is yes. We have a team that can beat anyone when we play up to our best," he says to the B. T.

"But I also know that the team that goes to the playoff from a seventh - or knight, have the chance to win. It is a monstrously strong and close tournament and there is always surprises. In the playoffs, you should not take anything for granted."

the Washington Capitals tops the Eastern Conference with 53 points from 35 matches, five points more than the no. two, the Boston Bruins, which, however, have played a match less. In the Western Conference, the league leaders St. Louis Blues with 48 points in 35 matches.

Lars, Or has had a good season in the Capitals' tredjekæde and made 17 points (seven goals and ten assists) with a plus/minus of plus eight.

The seventh goal hammered into from halvdistancen in the right side in the 5-2 victory in the away game against the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 at the start of the third period when the Capitals with four goals put things in place.

Lars, Or was awarded as match 2. The Star, second only to the Capitals' Russian goalie, Ilya Samsonov.

the Night of Tuesday local time, played the Washington Capitals at Columbus Blue Jackets, with Oliver Bjorkstrand and ran into a rare defeat. The club from Ohio won 3-0 with two goals from the former Herning player.

"It has gone well for the team and for me personally, in both the five against five, outnumbered, and in the second powerplay-installation. Our top-6 forwards are basically the same and keeps a very high level. The new has given third - and fjerdekæden a more physical nature. They are perhaps not so technically oriented, but playing with high speed and great intensity. We have many skills and can play in many different ways. We have all the elements to reach far and are hard to beat," says Lars Or.

Kent-the boy Lars Or came through one of Sweden's largest talentfabrikker, Gothenburg-club Frölunda, to the St. Louis Blues, as in the NHL the second half of 2007 selected him as the no. 13 in the first round.

Away went to the Montreal Canadiens, where he played in six seasons. And from 2016, has the address been Washington.

Lars Or wrote 10. February 2018 a five-year contract with the Capital's 3.5 million. dollar per year, equivalent to 24.5 million. Danish kroner, and cemented on the most beautiful show of the Danish NHL-players ' position among the best paid stars in Danish sport.

"I have this and three seasons more in the Capital. I and the family thrive in Washington. Five-year contract provides a peace and security, which I appreciate," he says.

In its long north american adventure has the hard-working and intelligent playmaker played in a total of 720 games in the NHL with a score of 272 points (123 goals and 149 assists). In addition, 81 playoff games, where he has made 44 points (14 goals and 30 assists).

The main goal was undoubtedly matchvindermålet in the fifth and final match in the finals in 2018 against Vegas Golden Knights 12,23 minutes into the third period.

It was a great and euphoric day for Lars, Or in Las Vegas – and it was also 8. august last year, when he presented the Stanley Cup in Rødovre, where it all started.

Seven years before Lars Otherwise bysbarn Jannik Hansen so close to getting the Stanley Cup with the home, as one could possibly get.

Jannik Hansen and the Vancouver Canucks led 3-2 in matches in the finals against the Boston Bruins, but managed not to constrict the bag. He won, in turn, as the first dane, the world's second strongest club competition, LEROY, with CSKA Moscow.

Updated Date: 17 December 2019, 18:00

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