RALEIGH, N.C. —goalie was forced out of Game 7 against The On Monday night, I suffered a lower-body injury.
Raanta was forced to leave the game after the Hurricanes led the Rangers by 2-0 at the end of the second period. New York kept the pressure on the offensive zone.The goal was to put a stick on the ball, but it wasn't possible. Raanta made a right turn and fell to his stomach on the ice when play was stopped.
Carolina trainer helped Raanta to get off the ice. RookieEnter the game and give up a goal to the center At 16:19, it will be 3-0 for Rangers
Raanta was 6-0 at Carolina with a.965 save percent and 0.97 goals-against, which is the main reason Carolina hasn't lost a game in playoffs. He gave up two goals on 18 shots in Game 7. Both of them were on Rangers power plays. After an eight-year NHL career with frequent injuries, the Hurricanes signed the 32-year old last summer.
He played 13 games, including Monday's game 7, for the Hurricanes during the playoffs as a starterThe last time he appeared was on April 16. He had a lower body injury that prevented him from appearing in the second round.
The Hurricanes lost their winger in Game 7, as Raanta was injured.After a hit by the defenseman, in the first half .