Wednesday Night NHL Recap/News and Notes
Only 3 games in the NHL on Wednesday night.
Wild 2 Leafs 1 S/O
Josh Harding made 19 saves and Zach Parise scored the only Minnesota goal in a 2-1 shootout victory over Toronto Wednesday night.
Jonathan Bernier made 33 saves and Mason Raymond scored the lone Toronto goal in Wednesday's 2-1 shootout defeat at the hands of the Wild in Minnesota.
Flyers 2 Penguins 1
Ray Emery made 30 saves and Brayden Schenn scored a pair of goals for the Flyers in Wednesday's 2-1 win over Pittsburgh.
Marc-Andre Fleury allowed two goals on 21 shots and Sidney Crosby scored the only Pittsburgh goal in a 2-1 loss to the Flyers on Wednesday night.
Dallas 3 Oilers 0
Kari Lehtonen made 22 saves and Rich Peverley scored a goal in Dallas' 3-0 win over Edmonton Wednesday night. Antoine Roussel had a goal and an assist, while Tyler Seguin also scored for the Stars.
Devan Dubnyk turned aside 23 of 24 and David Perron led the Oilers with three shots on goal in their 3-0 loss to the Stars.
NHL News and Notes.....The Buffalo Sabres have fired head coach Ron Rolston and GM Darcy Regier. Ted Nolan will take over as the team's interim head coach while Pat LaFontaine has been hired to serve as the president of hockey operations......Former Avs Milan Hejduk will reportedly announce his retirement......Carlo Colaiacovo's newly signed one-year deal is worth a minimum of $550,000 with the Blues....Jonathan Quick has returned to Los Angeles with either a groin or hamstring injury and recalled Martin Jones from the AHL....Rangers Rick Nash (concussion) took part in his first Rangers' practice in a little over a month....Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom was forced to leave Wednesday's game against Toronto with what looked to be a head injury.