PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jared McCann scored twice, Matt Murray finished with 39 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Boston Bruins their first regulation loss since January with a 4-2 victory on Sunday night.
Nick Bjugstad and Jake Guentzel also scored for the Penguins, who survived another late push by the Bruins.
CAPITALS 3, JETS 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Carl Hagelin scored the go-ahead goal on a breakaway out of the penalty box and Pheonix Copley made 33 saves, helping the Capitals to their seventh consecutive victory.
Led by Copley, Hagelin and Nick Jensen, the Capitals killed off all five minor penalties they took and won despite being outshot 34-18. They haven’t lost since adding Hagelin and Jensen to their lineup before the trade deadline.
GOLDEN KNIGHTS 3
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk scored three goals for his first NHL hat trick, and Calgary snapped Vegas’ six-game winning streak.
Mikael Backlund added two goals and an assist for the Flames, who ended a four-game skid to move back atop the Pacific Division standings ahead of San Jose.
RED WINGS 1
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Aleksander Barkov reached 30 goals for the first time in his career, and Florida earned its second straight win since a costly six-game slide.
Josh Brown and Dryden Hunt each scored their first NHL goal for the Panthers. Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal and an assist, and Jamie McGinn and Frank Vatrano also scored.
KINGS 3, DUCKS 2
ANAHEIM (AP) — Carl Grundstrom scored his second NHL goal in his second career game and the Kings won for just the second time in 15 games.
Dustin Brown and Kyle Clifford also scored first-period goals, and Jonathan Quick made 18 saves in the 15th-place Kings’ second win in the Freeway Faceoff rivalry this season.