Vincent Lecavalier tallied five points and recorded his sixth straight multi-point game to set a new team record.
Ottawa: Assigned Nick Foligno to Binghamton of the American League. He had two goals in14 NHL games this season.
New Jersey: Paul Martin sustained an undisclosed lower body injury in the first period of Wednesday’s game and did not return. He will be re-evaluated Thursday…The Devils sold out their new arena for the second time in six games. (more...)
New York Rangers: Jaromir Jagr had a goal and an assist, while Marc Staal scored late to beat the Devils 4-2 Wednesday night. (watch highlights...)
Carolina: Ray Whitney saw his 10-game point streak come to and end Wednesday…Erik Cole missed the game with a neck injury and is listed as day-to-day. (more...)
Tampa Bay: Vincent Lecavalier dominated with three goals and two assists in a 6-1 victory over the Hurricanes Wednesday…Lecavalier also set a new team record with his sixth consecutive multi-point game. (highlights...)
Columbus: Rick Nash, Jason Chimera and Sergei Federov all had a goal and an assist in Wednesday’s 4-2 win over Chicago. (highlights...)
Detroit: After Tuesday night’s loss the Red Wings’ team jet had its right wheels stick in the grass and mud at St. Louis Downtown Airport. The team safely evacuated the plane and spent the night in St. Louis. (more...)
Nashville: A planned announcement for the sale of the team planned for Wednesday was cancelled. (more...)
Anaheim: Recalled Ryan Carter from Portland of the AHL.
Dallas: Brad Winchester returned to the Stars lineup after missing four games with an abdominal strain…Mattias Norstrom remains out (facial lacerations)…The team fired president Jim Lites and named Jeff Cogen as his replacement. (more...)
Phoenix: Recalled Brendan Bell from San Antonio of the AHL…Assigned Josh Gratton to San Antonio.
San Jose: After scoring three first period goals the Sharks were forced to a shootout, but still managed to win on goals by Patrick Marleau and Devin Setoguchi…Milan Michalek, who missed most of Monday’s game with a strained elbow, was not in the lineup Wednesday. (highlights...)
Edmonton: Mathieu Garon stopped all 29 shots and earned a shootout win against the Canucks, 1-0, Wednesday night…Raffi Torres played in his 203rd consecutive NHL game, the longest active streak on Edmonton…The Oilers have used six rookies so far this season. (highlights...)
Vancouver: Taylor Pyatt played Wednesday despite missing the last two practices with flu-like symptoms. (more...)
What’s on tap…
Toronto at Boston, 7:00 p.m.
N.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 7:00 p.m.
Buffalo at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.
N.Y. Islanders at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.
Washington at Florida, 7:30 p.m.
Chicago at Nashville, 8:00 p.m.
Minnesota at Edmonton, 9:00 p.m.
San Jose at Phoenix, 9:00 p.m.
Anaheim at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.
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