There were 11 games on a busy Saturday night including three overtime games and a shootout.

 

Stars 5 Flyers 1

Dan Ellis made 27 saves and Tyler Seguin recorded a natural hat trick in Dallas' 5-1 win over Philadelphia on Saturday afternoon. Valeri Nichushkin scored a goal and three assist and Cody Eakin scored the Stars other goal. 

Steve Mason allowed four goals on 26 shots before being pulled for Ray Emery and Andrej Meszaros scored Philadelphia's lone goal in a 5-1 loss to Dallas Saturday afternoon.

 

Panthers 2 Red Wings 1

Jonas Gustavsson gave up two goals on 37 shots and Daniel Cleary scored the lone goal for Detroit in its 2-1 loss to the Panthers on Saturday night.

Tim Thomas made 22 saves and Jonathan Huberdeau scored the game-winning goal for the Panthers in their 2-1 victory over the Red Wings. Jimmy Hayes had the Panthers other goal.

 

Canadiens 3 Sabres 2

Carey Price made 23 saves and Tomas Plekanec scored a goal and a assist in the Canadiens 3-2 win over the Sabres. Alex Galchenyuk and Brandon Prust also had goals for the Canadiens. 

Jhonas Enroth made 16 saves and Tyler Ennis had a goal and a assist in the Sabres 3-2 loss. Zemgus Girgensons scored the other goal for Buffalo.

 

Capitals 5 Predators 2

Braden Holtby made 32 saves and Alex Ovechkin scored in the Capitals 5-2 win over the Preds. Eric Fehr, Troy Brouwer, Karl Alzner and Nate Schmidt all scored goals for the Caps. Mikhail Grabovski and Nicklas Backstrom had two assist each.

Marek Mazanec made 28 saves and Roman Josi had a goal and a assist in the Preds 5-2 loss to the Capitals. Eric Nystrom also scored for the Preds.

 

Jets 2 Lightning 1

Anders Lindback gave up two goals on 36 shots and Nate Thompson scored the Lightning only goal in their 2-1 loss against the Jets.

Al Montoya made 28 saves and Blake Wheeler scored a goal and a assist in the Jets 2-1 win over the Lightning. Mark Scheifele scored the game winner for the Jets other goal.

 

Leafs 4 Senators 3 S/O

James Reimer made 47 saves and James van Riemsdyk scored a goal and two assist in the Leafs 4-3 shootout in over the Senators. Phil Kessel and Jake Gardiner scored the other Leafs goals.

Craig Anderson made 28 saves and Erik Karlsson scored a goal for the Senators in their 4-3 shootout loss to the Leafs on Saturday night. Clarke MacArthur and Erik Condra scored the other Sens goals.

 

Bruins 3 Penguins 2

Tuukka Rask made 28 saves and Zdeno Chara scored the game winning goal in the Bruins 3-2 win over the Penguins. David Krejci scored a goal and Reilly Smith scored and had an assist.

Marc-Andre Fleury made 18 saves and Chris Kunitz netted a goal for the Penguins in their 3-2 loss to the Bruins. James Neal had the other goal for the Penguins.

 

Ducks 5 Blues 2

Frederik Andersen made 26 saves and Andrew Cogliano scored and added an assist for the Ducks in their 5-2 win over the Blues. Ryan Getzlaf and Nick Bonino each had a goal and an assist, while Corey Perry and Mark Fistric had goals.

Jaroslav Halak gave up three goals on eight shots before being pulled for Brian Elliot who made made 13 saves in relief. Patrik Berglund and Jaden Schwartz scored for the Blues.

 

Devils 4 Rangers 3

Martin Brodeur made 21 saves and Michael Ryder scored for the Devils in their 4-3 overtime win against the Rangers on Saturday night. Eric Gelinas, Travis Zajac and Cam Janssen scored the other goals for the Devils.

Henrik Lundqvist gave up four goals on 28 shots and Mats Zuccarello got a goal and an assist in the Rangers 4-3 overtime loss. Brad Richards and Chris Kreider also scored for the Rangers.

 

Flames 2 Oilers 1

Reto Berra made 30 saves and Jiri Hudler netted the game-winning goal for the Flames in their 2-1 overtime win against the Oilers. Lee Stempniak scored the Flames other goal.

Devan Dubnyk gave up two goals on 27 shots and Taylor Hall scored the Oilers lone goal in their 2-1 loss to the Flames on Saturday.

 

Kings 3 Islanders 0

Martin Jones stopped all 16 shots against him and Dustin Brown scored in the Kings 3-0 win over the Islanders. Anze Kopitar and Tyler Toffoli (empty net) also scored for the Kings.

Kevin Poulin sticked aside 21 of 23 shots and John Tavares had one shot on goal and was a minus 2 in the Islanders 3-0 loss to the Kings.

 

NHL News and Notes.....James Neal will have a phone hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Monday for kneeing Bruins Brad Marchand....Shawn Thornton will have meeting with the NHL's Department of Player Safety for his actions against Brooks Orpik that caused him to leave on a stretcher. Brooks Orpik was released from the hospital Saturday night and is traveling to Pittsburgh with the team.....Bruins Loui Eriksson suffered a concussion Saturday night......Rangers Marc Staal left Saturday's game in the third period and may have suffered another concussion.