New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Cam Talbot made 18 saves in backstopping
the surging New York Rangers to a 1-0 win over the Carolina Hurricanes
Sunday night in the back end of a home-and-home set.
Ryan McDonagh scored in the first period to give Talbot all the support he
needed. The backup goaltender, who signed a contract extension on Friday, has
three wins this season, all coming via shutout.
The Rangers won their season-high sixth straight game and continued their home
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) – Antti Raanta stopped 31 shots for his second
shutout of the season to lead the Chicago Blackhawks in a 4-0 win over the
Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday.
Patrick Kane posted a goal and two assists while David Rundblad, Jonathan
Toews and Kris Versteeg all lit the lamp for the Blackhawks, who have won
three of their last four.
James Reimer allowed all four goals on 34 shots for the Maple Leafs, who have
dropped their past three.
Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Loui Eriksson scored the game-winning goal
2:14 into overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to a 4-3 victory over the Buffalo
Sabres on Sunday.
Eriksson took a touch pass from Milan Lucic through the neutral zone and
fought off a defender before firing a shot through the pads of Jhonas Enroth
for the win.
Dougie Hamilton finished with two goals and an assist, Chris Kelly also scored
and Zdeno Chara added two helpers for the Bruins, who are 5-0-1 in their last
Edmonton, AB (SportsNetwork.com) – Shawn Horcoff scored in the eighth-round of
the shootout to give the Dallas Stars a 6-5 win over the Edmonton Oilers on
In the eighth round, Horcoff’s wrister went in between the pads of Ben
Scrivens, and Anders Lindback stopped Anton Lander’s wrister with the glove
for the win.
Tyler Seguin had two goals and an assist while Jamie Benn gave a goal and an
assist for the Stars, who have won four straight.
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Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) – Jarome Iginla scored the decisive goal in
the ninth round of the shootout as the Colorado Avalanche edged the Detroit
Red Wings 2-1 at Joe Louis Arena.
Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Duchene scored on Colorado’s first two chances in
the tiebreaker, but the Red Wings stayed alive with goals from Gustav Nyquist
and Tomas Tatar in rounds two and three.
Detroit’s Petr Mrazek and Colorado’s Calvin Pickard then matched one another
save for save until Iginla’s goal to begin the ninth round. continue