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Mrazek, Hurricanes shut out Coyotes, who lose Raanta again


RALEIGH, N.C. Petr Mrazek made 32 saves for the Carolina Hurricanes in a 3-0 win against the Arizona Coyotes at PNC Arena on Friday.

Warren Foegele, Lucas Wallmark and Martin Necas scored for the Hurricanes (26-16-2), who have won two in a row.

The Coyotes (25-18-4) have lost two in a row after a four-game winning streak. Adin Hill made one save playing the third period relief of Antti Raanta, who made 25 saves in two periods before leaving with a lower-body injury.

Foegele gave the Hurricanes a 1-0 lead at 14:20 of the first period. Andrei Svechnikov worked away from two defenders behind the Arizona net and passed to Foegele for a wrist shot in the slot.

Wallmark redirected Dougie Hamilton‘s wrist shot off Raanta’s glove to give the Hurricanes a 2-0 lead at 18:47 of the second period.

Necas extended the lead to 3-0 when he skated from the top of the left face-off circle and circled the net before lifting a backhand into open net with 10 seconds remaining in the second.

Raanta was playing for the first time since he sustained a lower-body injury in a 6-2 win against the Philadelphia Flyers last Saturday.

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