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Martinook scored what proved to be the game winner late in the second period. It was the Canes and Golden Knights first contest since the All-Star break. The Hurricanes are now riding a four game points streak and have won 10 out of their last 14 games.
Martinook’s goal was his 11th of the season. That ties his single season career high in goals. It was his first goal since January 20th against Edmonton. On the season the Manitoba native has 14 points with 11 goals and 3 assists.
Martinook put the Canes on the board in the first period of the 6-5 defeat by Washington.
This was Martinook's first point after an eight-game drought. He should not be picked in fantasy.
Martinook scored a sitter from in front on a nice behind the goal feed by Brad Richardson 14:08 into the second period.
Martinook has 6 goals and 8 assists this season.
Martinook scored on a beautiful deflection with the blade of his stick tipping a mid-high shot that otherwise would have gone wide on the short side. It left the goalie absolutely helpless and drew th Yotes within one with circa 4 minutes left in the second period.
Martinook has 4 goals and 8 assists in 45 games.
Martinook was first to a rebound given up to a Luke Schenn point shot as he tapped the puck towards goal which was eventually swept in by rookie teammate Josh Archibald 14:15 into the game. Martinook buried another rebound for good as he buried Tobias Rieder's saved shot from aup close at 18:33 of the second.
Martinook has 3 goals and 6 assists in 39 games.