Cory Ward of Las Vegas about to strike an OT game-winner
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Glen Falls, N.Y. – Cory Ward of Las Vegas scored one of his most dramatic greatest goals – an OT game-winner in a series-clinching 6-5 win for the Manchester, N.H. Monarchs over the hometown Adriondack Thunder before 2583 at the Glen Falls Civic Center. The game was tied 5-5 in regulation, then Cory scored 2:57 into the overtime period. Manchester won the Best of Seven series 4-2. Cory was selected the #1 Star of the Game. It was Cory’s 18th goal this season.
It was a huge win for Manchester which was eliminated by Adirondack in the playoffs last season. Cory and the Monarchs advance to the next round of playoffs, a Best of Seven series vs the Brampton Beast of Canada. The Monarchs are affiliated with the NHL L.A. Kings.