Blue Jackets 5, Blackhawks 4
COLUMBUS -- Mike Sillinger scored two goals and added an assist for Columbus. Deron Quint, Rostislav Klesla and Grant Marshall also scored goals for Columbus, which matched its season high for scoring in a game. Ray Whitney had three assists and Espen Knutsen two. Eric Daze had a goal and two assists, Tony Amonte a goal and an assist and Michael Nylander had two assists for the Blackhawks.
Flyers 4, Rangers 2
PHILADELPHIA -- Eric Lindros was distracted by the sights and sounds of his former home. It showed, as Lindros and the Rangers were overwhelmed by the feisty, aggressive Flyers. Kim Johnsson skated in through the circles and flipped the puck over Mike Richter's shoulder at 5:51 of the third period for the go-ahead goal in a fight-filled game.
Red Wings 5, Stars 2
DETROIT -- Detroit's Brendan Shanahan got the 1,000th point of his NHL career, scoring two goals as the Red Wings won their fifth straight.
Kings 3, Sharks 2
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Jaroslav Modry had a goal and an assist, and Los Angeles used its expertise on the power play to hold off the Sharks. Felix Potvin stopped 39 shots for his 14th career victory over the Sharks as the Kings got power-play goals from Modry and Craig Johnson and another goal from Ziggy Palffy.
Senators 2, Lightning 1
TAMPA, Fla. -- Ottawa goaltender Jani Hurme stopped Martin St. Louis on a penalty shot with 5.3 seconds left, preserving the Senators' victory. Hurme made 33 saves as Ottawa beat the Lightning for the seventh straight time. Radek Bonk scored the go-ahead goal on a power play in the second period.
Maple Leafs 1, Canadiens 1
TORONTO -- Mats Sundin scored midway through the second period, rallying Toronto to a tie. Marcel Hossa scored and Jose Theodore made 38 saves for the Canadiens, who haven't won consecutive games since winning five straight in mid-November. Curtis Joseph stopped 28 shots for the Maple Leafs.
Capitals 1, Panthers 0
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Jeff Halpern scored a first-period goal and Ollie Kolzig made 25 saves for Washington. The shutout was Kolzig's second of the season and fourth of his career against Florida.
Sabres 2, Devils 1
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Martin Biron made 28 saves and Miroslav Satan and Chris Gratton scored to lead the Sabres. Gratton snapped a 1-all tie with 40 seconds left in the second period, scoring on a slap shot from the right boards that sailed over the left shoulder of Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur. The shot was the Sabres' first of the period. Gratton's goal came 1:13 after Bruce Gardner scored his first goal as a Devil.
Islanders 5, Bruins 4
BOSTON -- Mariusz Czerkawski scored two goals and added an assist and Alexei Yashin had four assists for the Islanders. Dave Scatchard, Mats Lindgren and Oleg Kvasha also scored for the Islanders, who built a 4-1 first-period lead and survived for just their fourth win in 10 games. Bill Guerin, Sergei Samsonov, Rob Zamuner and Martin Lapointe had Boston's goals. The loss was just the Bruins' fourth in 11 games.
-- Associated Press