Published 12:00 am Saturday, January 10, 2009
The NHL roundup …
BOSTONó Michael Ryder had two goals, and David Krejci added a goal and two assists in the Boston Bruins’ 5-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.
Stephane Yelle and Mark Stuart also scored for Boston, which has won 12 of 14.
Tim Thomas made 29 saves for Boston and missed out on a shutout when Justin Williams scored with 13:53 remaining in the game.
Blake Wheeler had two assists for Boston, 3-0 against Carolina this season and 11-1 versus the Southeast Division.
Rangers 2, Senators 0
OTTAWA ó Henrik Lundqvist made 33 saves to earn his second shutout in three games, and Brandon Dubinsky and Lauri Korpikoski provided the offense in the New York Rangers’ victory over Ottawa.
Lundqvist, selected this week for his first NHL All-Star game, stopped 27 shots in a 4-0 victory over Pittsburgh on Monday to pick up his first shutout this season. He allowed five goals in a home loss to Montreal on Wednesday, but bounced back against Ottawa.
Avalanche 5, Penguins 3
DENVER ó David Jones had two goals and an assist, Andrew Raycroft made 21 saves and Colorado beat Pittsburgh.
Panthers 8, Thrashers 4
SUNRISE, Fla. ó Ville Peltonen scored twice in a five-goal third-period outburst that lifted Florida over Atlanta.
Red Wings 3, Sabres 1
DETROIT ó Mikael Samuelsson scored the go-ahead goal with 2:34 and Detroit beat Buffalo.
Canadiens 5, Capitals 4
MONTREAL ó Sergei Kostitsyn scored Montreal’s fourth third-period goal with 21.2 seconds remaining to give the Canadiens a win over Washington.
Blue Jackets 4, Wild 2
COLUMBUS, Ohio ó Nikita Filatov became the first Columbus rookie to score three goals, helping the Blue Jackets beat Minnesota.
Flyers 4, Maple Leafs 1
PHILADELPHIA ó Jeff Carter scored twice in the third period to take the NHL lead with 29 goals and lifted Philadelphia to its season-high eighth straight home win.