Tuesday Night NHL Recap
There were 11 NHL games on Tuesday night including four shutouts.
Bruins 6 Panthers 2
Tukka Rask stopped 28 shots and David Krejci scored a goal and two assists in the Bruins 6-2 win over the Panthers. Milan Lucic scored twice while Zdeno Chara, Reilly Smith and Shawn Thornton all scored goals for the Bruins.
Tim Thomas made 35 saves while Brad Boyes and Dmitry Kulikov each scored in the Panthers 6-2 loss to the Bruins.
Flyers 5 Red Wings 0
Steve Mason stopped all 31 shots he faced and Scott Hartnell scored twice and added a assist in the Flyers 5-0 win over the Red Wings. Claude Giroux had a goal and two assists while Adam Hall and Sean Couturier each scored goals. Mark Streit also had two assists.
Jonas Gustavsson made 23 saves and the Red Wings were playing without Pavel Datsyuk, Johan Franzen and Henrik Zetterberg in their 5-0 loss to the Flyers. Darren Helm led the Wings with five shots on goal.
Senators 3 Blue Jackets 2
Craig Anderson made 34 saves and Jason Spezza scored a goal and a assist in the Sens 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets. Stephane Da Costa also scored twice for the Sens in the win.
Curtis McElhinney made 25 saves while Cam Atkinson and James Wisniewski scored a goal and an assist in the Blue Jackets 3-2 loss to the Senators.
Leafs 3 Lightning 2
Jonathan Bernier made 40 saves and Nazem Kadri scored twice in the Leafs 3-2 win over the Lightning. James van Riemsdyk also scored for the Leafs.
Ben Bishop made 23 saves while Matthew Carle and Mark Barberio scored in the Lightnings 3-2 loss to the Leafs. Ondrej Palat chipped in with two assists.
Capitals 5 Sabres 4 OT
Braden Holtby made 23 saves and Alex Ovechkin's scored two goals and two assists in the Capitals 5-4 shootout win over the Sabres. Mike Green scored twice and a assist including the game winner. Troy Brouwer also scored a goal in the win.
Jhonas Enroth made 30 saves and Cody Hodgson scored twice in the Sabres 5-4 shootout loss to the Capitals. Christian Ehrhoff and Philip Varone also scored for the Sabres.
Predators 4 Jets 3
Carter Hutton made 24 saves while Seth Jones, Roman Josi, Nick Spaling and Mike Fisher all scored in the Predators 4-3 win over the Jets. Craig Smith chipped in with two assists.
Ondrej Pavelec made 21 saves and Mark Scheifele scored a goal and a assist in the Jets 4-3 loss to the Predators. Blake Wheeler and Chris Thorburn also scored for the Jets.
Canadiens 3 Hurricanes 0
Carey Price made 36 saves while Max Pacioretty and Brendan Gallagher scored a goal and a assist in the Canadiens 3-0 win over the Hurricanes. Brandon Prust also scored in the win.
Anton Khudobin made 27 saves and Nathan Gerbe led the Hurricanes with four shots on goal in their 3-0 loss to the Canadiens.
Blues 3 Devils 0
Jaroslav Halak stopped all 23 shots he faced while Alexander Steen, Brenden Morrow and Maxim Lapierre all scored goals in the Blues 3-0 win over the Devils.
Cory Schneider stopped 22 shots and Jaromir Jagr had two shots on goal in the Devils 3-0 loss to the Blues.
Coyotes 3 Kings 0
Thomas Greiss made stopped all 30 shots he faced and Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored two goals in the Coyotes 3-0 win over the Kings. Antoine Vermette also scored and had a assist.
Jonathan Quick made 26 saves and Jordan Nolan led the Kings with four shots on goal and added four penalty minutes in the Kings 3-0 loss to the Coyotes.
Flames 5 Blackhawks 4 OT
Reto Berra allowed four goals on 24 shots before being replaced by Karri Ramo who turned aside all nine shots he faced and Mikael Backlund scored two goals in Calgary's 5-4 overtime win against the Blackhawks. Matt Stajan scored a goal and an assist, while Lee Stempniak assisted on three goals. T.J Brodie and Lance Bouma also scored for the Flames.
Antti Raanta allowed four goals on only 15 shots before being pulled for Corey Crawford who made 13 saves while Marian Hossa, Ben Smith, Patrick Sharp and Patrick Kane all scored in the Blackhawks 5-4 overtime loss to the Flames.
Wild 4 Ducks 2
Darcy Kuemper stopped 31 shots and Zach Parise scored a goal and two assists in the Wild 4-2 win over the Ducks. Jason Pominville and Mikael Granlund scored a goal and a assist. Erik Haula also scored a goal while Marco Scandella chipped in with two assists.
Jonas Hiller made 29 saves and while Dustin Penner and Mathieu Perreault scored in their 4-2 loss to the Wild.