Saturday, January 26, 2008
Results -- 2008 SuperSkills Competition
Results from the 2008 SuperSkills Competition on Saturday in Atlanta:
Eastern Conference 9, Western Conference 6.
Obstacle course relay (East wins 2-0) Heat 1: East (Jason Spezza, Marc Savard, Sergei Gonchar, Tim Thomas)
def. West (Henrik Sedin, Joe Thornton, Chris Pronger, Chris
Heat 2: East (Evgeni Malkin, Mike Richards, Andrei Markov, Rick
DiPietro) def. West (Corey Perry, Pavel Datsyuk, Ed Jovanovski,
Evgeni Nabokov), 8-7.
Fastest skater (West wins 2-1) Qualifying Round
x-Brian Campbell (East), def. Duncan Keith (West).
Martin St. Louis (East) def. Anze Kopitar (West).
x-Shawn Horcoff (West) def. Ilya Kovalchuk (East).
x-earned team point for fastest qualifying speeds.
y-Horcoff def. Campbell.
(y-earned team point)
Elimination shootout (West wins 2-0) Qualifying Round
Rick Nash (West) vs. Tomas Vokoun (East), NG.
Marian Hossa (East) vs. Evgeni Nabokov (West), NG.
Dion Phaneuf (West) vs. Vokoun, G.
Vincent Lecavalier (East) vs. Nabokov, NG.
Mike Ribeiro (West) vs Rick DiPietro (East), NG.
Scott Gomez (East) vs. Chris Osgood (West), G.
Marian Gaborik (West) vs. DiPietro, NG.
Evgeni Malkin (East) vs. Osgood, G.
Corey Perry (West) vs. Tim Thomas (East), NG.
Eric Staal (East) vs. Manny Legace (West), NG.
Nicklas Lidstrom (West) vs. Thomas, NG.
Kimmo Timonen (East) vs. Legace, G.
x-Phaneuf vs. Thomas, G.
Gomez vs. Legace, NG.
Malkin vs. Legace, NG.
Timonen vs. Legace, NG.
(x-earned team points)
East and West tied at 1 (one point for each period won).
Accuracy shooting (East wins 2-0) Team
East (14 hits-25 shots) def. West (14-29)
West: Jason Arnott (4-6), Nicklas Lidstrom (3-8), Scott Niedermayer
(3-8), Jarome Iginla (4-7).
East: Tomas Kaberle (4-4), Eric Staal (4-6), Daniel Alfredsson (2-8),
Marian Hossa (4-7).
Final: x-Kaberle (3-4) def. Arnott (3-4).
(x-won one-shot tiebreaker and earned team point)
Hardest shot (East wins 2-0) Team (average of team's eight shots)
East (100.1 mph) def. West (98.0)
Jason Arnott (West), 99.1/100.3.
Alex Ovechkin (East), 98.3/95.6.
Jarome Iginla (West), 95.7/miss.
Vincent Lecavalier (East), 101.9/98.6.
Dion Phaneuf (West), 94.6/96.2.
Andrei Markov (East), 95.9/96.9.
Chris Pronger (West), 99.5/99.7.
x-Zdeno Chara (East), 101.4/103.1.
(x-earned team point)
Breakaway challenge (Tied at 1) Team (average score in qualifying round)
West (49.3 points) def. East (42.3).
Qualifying Round (points earned for creativity)
Pavel Datsyuk (West) vs. Tomas Vokoun (East), 36 (10-26).
Martin St. Louis (East) vs. Evgeni Nabokov (West), 22 (8-14).
Ryan Getzlaf (West) vs. Tim Thomas (East) 58 (28-30).
Ilya Kovalchuk (East) vs. Manny Legace (West) 52 (22-30).
Marian Gaborik (West) vs. Rick DiPietro (East) 54 (24-30).
Alex Ovechkin (East) vs. Chris Osgood (West), 57 (24-33).
Getzlaf vs. Thomas, 52 (32-20).
x-Ovechkin vs. Osgood, 60 (35-25).
(x-earned team point)