NEW YORK (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 39 shots, Paul Carey scored twice and the New York Rangers beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-1 on Tuesday night.
Kevin Hayes and Michael Grabner also scored for New York, and Nick Holden and David Desharnais each had two assists. The Rangers have won three straight.
GOLDEN KNIGHTS 4, LIGHTNING 3
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Shea Theodore snapped a tie with 2.3 seconds left and Vegas scored four power-play goals, ending Tampa Bay’s seven-game winning streak.
It was Vegas’ third straight win and seventh in eight games. This one came against the top team in the league — the Lightning lead the NHL with 50 points.
JETS 6, PREDATORS 4
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brandon Tanev scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:26 left, sending Winnipeg past Nashville.
Nikolaj Ehlers had two goals and Adam Lowry, Patrik Laine and Blake Wheeler also scored for the Jets. Tyler Myers added three assists and Connor Hellebuyck made 30 saves.
BRUINS 3, SABRES 0
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jake DeBrusk scored for the second straight night, Anton Khudobin turned away 36 shots and Boston blanked Buffalo.
Tim Schaller and David Backes added empty-net goals in the closing minutes.
MAPLE LEAFS 8,
TORONTO (AP) — Mitch Marner and Tyler Bozak each had a goal and three assists, and Toronto stopped a three-game slide by routing Carolina in a rare weekday afternoon game.
The Maple Leafs scored four in the first period and four more in the third on a special anniversary for the NHL. The first NHL games were played on Dec. 19, 1917, including a 10-9 win by the Montreal Wanderers over Toronto.
WILD 6, SENATORS 4
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Eric Staal scored twice, Nate Prosser had a goal and an assist, and Minnesota rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat Ottawa.
Ottawa led 3-1 in the second period behind two goals from Erik Karlsson and another from Jean-Gabriel Pageau. Chris Stewart and Mikko Koivu scored to tie it before the second intermission, and then Prosser, Jonas Brodin and Staal scored for Minnesota in the final period.
RED WINGS 6,
NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Daley scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and Detroit beat New York for just its third win in 13 games.
Martin Frk, Gustav Nyquist, Anthony Mantha, Mike Green and Luke Glendening also scored for the Red Wings, who entered 2-5-5 in their last 12. Henrik Zetterberg and Dylan Larkin each had three assists, and Petr Mrazek made 34 saves.
STARS 3, OT
DALLAS (AP) — Andre Burakovsky scored his second goal of the game 1:51 into overtime, lifting Washington over Dallas.
Burakovsky had one goal in his first 14 games this season. He beat goalie Ben Bishop from the left faceoff circle in OT after assisting on Brett Connolly’s tying goal with 2:26 left in the third period.
PANTHERS 3, COYOTES 2
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mike Matheson scored the winner early in the third period and Florida rallied from two goals down to hand slumping Arizona its seventh straight defeat.
Matheson got free while being hooked from behind and sent the puck past goalie Antti Raanta with 14:19 to play.
CANADIENS 7, CANUCKS 5
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Nicolas Deslauriers had the first two-goal game of his career, Carey Price made 34 saves and Montreal beat Vancouver.
Jeff Petry, Daniel Carr and Philip Danault added a goal and an assist each for the Canadiens, while Paul Byron and Alex Galchenyuk also scored.