Only two games in the NHL on Friday.
Blue Jackets 5 Capitals 1
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 26 shots and Ryan Johansen scored a goal and a assist in the Jackets 5-1 win over the Capitals. Cam Atkinson scored two goals while James Wisniewski and Mark Letestu each scored a goal in the win.
Philipp Grubauer gave up three goals on 14 shots before being pulled for Braden Holtby. Holtby gave up two goals on 22 shots and John Carlson scored the lone goal for the Capitals in their 5-1 loss to the Jackets.
Blackhawks 4 Ducks 2
Corey Crawford made 19 saves and Marian Hossa scored two goals in the Blackhawks 4-2 win over the Ducks. Kris Versteeg and Bryan Bickell each scored a goal in the win.
Jonas Hiller made 31 saves while Ryan Getzlaf and Kyle Palmieri scored in the Ducks 4-2 loss to the Blackhawks.