Published 12:00 am Friday, December 11, 2009
WASHINGTON ó Alexander Semin scored two goals, and Mike Green connected with 3:44 left in overtime in NHL-leading Washington’s comeback victory.Tomas Fleischmann also scored for the Capitals. Tim Gleason, Jiri Tlusty and Eric Staal also scored for Carolina, 1-12-3 on the road.
Panthers 4, Devils 2
NEWARK, N.J. ó Scott Clemmensen made 26 saves to beat his former teammates, Michael Frolik scored twice and the Florida Panthers ended a four-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.
Oilers 5, Blues 3
ST. LOUIS ó Gilbert Brule scored twice, Dustin Penner had a goal and three assists and Edmonton won its fifth straight road game.
Jeff Deslauriers made 30 saves for the Oilers. He has played all five games during the streak while Nikolai Khabibulin recovers from a back injury.
Red Wings 3, Ducks 2, OT
DETROIT ó Todd Bertuzzi tied it midway through the third period and scored a power-play goal 1:07 into overtime to give Detroit a comeback victory.
Tomas Holmstrom also scored, and Jimmy Howard stopped 25 shots for Detroit.
Saku Koivu and Dan Sexton each had a goal and an assist for Anaheim. The Ducks have lost nine straight on the road.
Wild 2, Flames 1, OT
CALGARY, Alberta ó Martin Havlat scored at 3:15 of overtime for Minnesota, taking a cross-ice pass from Marek Zidlicky and beating Miikka Kiprusoff.
Avalanche 2, Lightning 1, SO
DENVERó Wojtek Wolski scored the only goal in a shootout, and Colorado goalie Craig Anderson stopped all three Tampa Bay shots.
Sabres 2, Blackhawks 1
BUFFALO, N.Y. ó Patrick Lalime made 39 saves in his third start of the season, and Thomas Vanek and Clarke MacArthur scored for Buffalo.