Pascal Leclaire leads all goalies with nine shutouts on the season. (Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images)
New York Islanders 2, New Jersey 4 (story/highlights)
- Zach Parise had a goal and an assist and Martin Brodeur made 19 saves.
Ottawa 4, Pittsburgh 3 (OT) (story/highlights)
- Dany Heatley scored twice and Ray Emery stopped 32 shots.
Chicago 6, Los Angeles 5 (OT) (story/highlights)
- Patrick Sharp had three points, including the overtime-winner.
Washington 3, Carolina 6 (story/highlights)
- Matt Cullen scored twice, Eric Staal had two points, and Cam Ward made 31 saves.
New York Rangers 4, Buffalo 3 (story/highlights)
- Sean Avery recorded a Gordie How hat trick, and Henrik Lundqvist turned aside 26 shots.
Atlanta 1, Toronto 3 (story/highlights)
- Alex Steen and Nik Antropov had two points each and Vesa Toskala made 24 saves.
Florida 2, Philadelphia 1 (OT) (story/highlights)
- Olli Jokinen scored the overtime-winner and Craig Anderson made 40 saves on the night.
Boston 5, Tampa Bay 3 (story/highlights)
- Alex Auld stopped 25 shots and Glen Murray tallied two goals.
Columbus 3, Montreal 0 (story/highlights)
- Manny Malhotra had two points and Pascal Leclaire stopped 31 shots for his ninth shutout of the season.
Dallas 6, Nashville 3 (story/highlights)
- Brendan Morrow had a goal and three assists and Mike Smith stopped 24 shots.
Detroit 1, Vancouver 4 (story/highlights)
- Daniel Sedin had two assists, Ryan Kesler scored twice in the third period and Roberto Luongo made 28 saves.
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News and Views…
Boston: Petteri Nokelainen returned from the flu.
Buffalo: Jochen Hecht is day-to-day with a leg injury… Tim Connolly returned from the flu… Marc-Andre Gragnani was recalled from Rochester.
Chicago: Nikolai Khabibulin is day-to-day with back spasms… Andrei Zyuzin returned from the flu.
Dallas: Jeff Halpern is day-to-day with a groin injury.
Detroit: Chris Chelios is day-to-day with a leg injury… Recaled Garrett Stafford from Grand Rapids.
Los Angeles: Derek Armstrong is day-to-day with a knee injury.
Minnesota: Nick Schultz signed a six-year contract extension. (more...)
Montreal: Steve Begin returned from a minor groin injury.
Nashville: Martin Gelinas is day-to-day with a knee injury.
New Jersey: Colin White returned after missing one game with an upper body injury.
New York Islanders: Bruno Gervais returned from an oblique injury that kept him out of six games.
Ottawa: Chris Neil is out indefinitely with a knee injury… Recalled Nick Foligno from Binghamton.
Toronto: Alex Steen signed a two-year extension. (more...)
Washington: Jeff Schultz is dya-to-day with a knee injury.
What’s on tap…
Calgary at Minnesota, 2:00 p.m.
San Jose at Pittsburgh, 3:00 p.m.
New Jersey at Washington, 3:00 p.m.
Florida at N.Y. Rangers, 7:00 p.m.
Colorado at Edmonton, 8:00 p.m.
St. Louis at Phoenix, 8:00 p.m.
Chicago at Anaheim, 8:00 p.m.
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