Patric Hornqvist scored with three seconds left in regulation after which obtained the deciding purpose in a shootout, main the Florida Panthers to a 4-Three win over the host Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night time.
The win gave Florida a 3-0-Zero begin for the primary time in franchise historical past. The Panthers rallied from a 2-0, first-period deficit and in addition survived a penalty in time beyond regulation.
Carter Verhaeghe had a purpose and an help for Florida, Aleksander Barkov additionally scored, and Anthony Duclair had two assists. Panthers goalie Sergei Bobrovsky — a former Blue Jackets star — made 19 saves to beat his former crew.
Kevin Stenlund, Alexandre Texier and Cam Atkinson scored for Columbus, and Joonas Korpisalo made 28 saves. It was Texier’s team-high fourth purpose of the season.
Blues 5, Golden Knights 4 (SO)
Brayden Schenn scored the game-winner within the third spherical of the shootout, and Jordan Binnington had 42 saves to guide St. Louis topped Vegas in Las Vegas.
David Perron scored two targets and in addition scored within the first spherical of the shootout, Jaden Schwartz had a purpose and an help, and Jordan Kyrou additionally scored a purpose for the Blues, who improved to 4-Zero within the first video games of back-to-backs.
Max Pacioretty scored his seventh profession hat trick, together with a pair of targets within the third interval to rally the Golden Knights from a 4-2 deficit. Alex Tuch additionally scored for Vegas, and Robin Lehner had 21 saves.
Bruins 3, Penguins 2 (OT)
Craig Smith scored the game-winner with 11 seconds remaining in time beyond regulation as Boston edged visiting Pittsburgh.
Smith transformed a two-on-zero break with David Krejci to increase the Bruins’ profitable streak to 3. Brad Marchand and Nick Ritchie scored in regulation and Tuukka Rask stopped 28 photographs.
Jason Zucker and Kasperi Kapanen tallied throughout a third-period rally for the Penguins, whose four-game profitable streak got here to an finish. Tristan Jarry made 33 saves.
Geese 1, Coyotes 0
John Gibson made 31 saves for his second shutout of the season and the 21st of his NHL profession as Anaheim prevailed in Glendale, Ariz.
Danton Heinen scored his first purpose of the season to assist the Geese win their second recreation in a row.
Darcy Kuemper made 23 saves for Arizona, which was coming off a 1-Zero loss to the visiting Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday.
Sabres 3, Rangers 2
Jack Eichel scored his first purpose of the season to interrupt a tie recreation and host Buffalo handed New York its fourth straight defeat, all by one purpose.
Coming off a personal-best 36-goal marketing campaign in 2020 however mired within the longest scoring drought to open a season in his six-year profession, Eichel drove a one-timer within the slot off a cross from Victor Olofsson with 12:29 to go within the second interval to offer Buffalo a 3-2 lead.
Rookie Dylan Cozens and Tobias Rieder every scored their second targets of the season for the Sabres, and Linus Ullmark made 28 saves. Chris Kreider scored his second of the season and rookie Okay’Andre Miller recorded the primary purpose of his NHL profession for New York. Alexandar Georgiev made 21 saves for the Rangers.
Avalanche 7, Sharks 3
Brandon Saad had two targets and Cale Makar added three assists as Colorado unloaded on San Jose in Denver.
The Avalanche obtained single-goal efforts from Joonas Donskoi, Mikko Rantanen, Valeri Nichushkin, Samuel Girard and Devon Toews. The Sharks obtained a purpose and an help every from Ryan Donato and Logan Couture. Noah Gregor scored as soon as and Kevin Labanc added two assists.
Philipp Grubauer made 27 saves for Colorado, however San Jose’s Martin Jones was pulled after permitting 5 targets on 19 photographs. His substitute, Devan Dubnyk, stopped 21 saves on 23 photographs.
Maple Leafs 4, Flames 3
Mitchell Marner scored the go-ahead purpose within the third interval and visiting Toronto defeated Calgary. Marner, who additionally had an help, scored his fifth purpose of the season at 12:14 from the precise circle simply three minutes after Johnny Gaudreau had tied the sport for the Flames.
Auston Matthews had a purpose and an help and Wayne Simmonds and Travis Boyd additionally scored for the Maple Leafs, who accomplished a two-game sweep of the back-to-back set with the Flames. Morgan Rielly added two assists for the Maple Leafs, who’ve received three in a row.
Gaudreau scored twice for the Flames and Milan Lucic additionally scored. Sean Monahan added two assists. Calgary goaltender Jacob Markstrom made 17 saves whereas Frederik Andersen stopped 23 photographs for the Maple Leafs.
Flyers 5, Devils 3
Nolan Patrick scored the tiebreaking purpose just a little greater than seven minutes into the third interval as Philadelphia defeated New Jersey in Newark, N.J.
The Flyers’ James van Riemsdyk scored a pair of power-play targets, one late within the first interval and one early within the second. Joel Farabee and Ivan Provorov added insurance coverage targets later within the third for Philadelphia, and Brian Elliott made 23 saves.
Michael McLeod and Travis Zajac scored within the second interval and Pavel Zacha scored late within the third for the Devils, who’ve misplaced two of three. Scott Wedgewood recorded 26 saves.
Predators 3, Blackhawks 2 (OT)
Captain Roman Josi scored 1:57 into time beyond regulation to elevate host Nashville to a victory over Chicago.
The purpose was the primary of the season for the reigning Norris Trophy recipient (prime defenseman). Yakov Trenin and Mikael Granlund scored and Pekka Rinne made 18 saves for the Predators, who snapped a three-game shedding skid.
Mattias Janmark scored a purpose in his third straight recreation, and Dylan Strome had a power-play purpose early within the first interval for the Blackhawks.
Capitals 3, Islanders 2
Justin Schultz scored with 26.Four seconds left as host Washington rallied to defeat New York.
Schultz completed with a purpose and an help, as did teammate John Carlson. Daniel Sprong additionally scored for the Capitals, who obtained 32 saves from Vitek Vanecek. Mathew Barzal had a purpose and an help and Noah Dobson netted a purpose for the Islanders. New York’s Semyon Varlamov stopped 34 photographs.
Washington’s lineup issues continued Tuesday with the identical 5 gamers who missed Sunday’s loss in opposition to Buffalo sitting once more. Alex Ovechkin, Dmitry Orlov, Evgeny Kuznetsov and Ilya Samsonov have been once more on the COVID-19 protocol record. Tom Wilson is out with a lower-body damage.
Kings 2, Wild 1
Calvin Petersen made 32 saves and Carl Grundstrom broke a third-period impasse to offer Los Angeles a highway victory over Minnesota.
Kurtis MacDermid additionally scored for the Kings, who’ve received three of their final 4 video games.
Joel Eriksson Ek scored the lone purpose for the Wild within the shut loss. Minnesota’s Kaapo Kahkonen stopped 19 photographs.
Jets 6, Oilers 4
Andrew Copp scored two targets and added two assists, Nikolaj Ehlers had a purpose and three helpers and host Winnipeg rallied to defeat Edmonton.
Mathieu Perreault, Paul Stastny and Adam Lowry additionally scored for the Jets, with Lowry additionally credited with two assists and Stastny with one. Winnipeg goaltender Connor Hellebuyck overcame a sluggish begin to make 22 saves.
Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid every had a purpose and an help, Adam Larsson and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins additionally scored for the Oilers, and Darnell Nurse had three assists. Mikko Koskinen stopped 27 of 32 photographs.
Stars 2, Pink Wings 1 (OT)
Jason Dickinson ripped a one-timer from the slot to offer the host Dallas a victory over Detroit.
Dickinson obtained a backhanded cross from John Klingberg and fired it over Pink Wings goalie Thomas Greiss’ left shoulder. Klingberg scored the Stars’ regulation purpose and ninth power-play tally in three video games. Anton Khudobin made 20 saves.
Vladislav Namestnikov scored the lone purpose for the Pink Wings. It was his first since signing with the crew as a free agent throughout the offseason. Greiss was credited with 20 saves.
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