Tuesday Night NHL Recap
There were 11 games in the NHL on Tuesday night including a playoff rematch between the Bruins and Leafs.
Leafs 4 Bruins 3
Jonathan Bernier made 28 saves and Tyler Bozak scored two goals in the Leafs 4-3 win over the Bruins. Jake Gardiner and James van Riemsdyk also netted goals in the win.
Tukka Rask made 22 saves while Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron scored a goal and a assist in the Bruins 4-3 loss to the Leafs. Gregory Campbell also scored for the Bruins.
Lightning 2 Rangers 1
Ben Bishop made 32 saves while Victor Hedman and Nikita Kucherov each scored a goal in the Lightnings' 2-1 win over the Rangers.
Henrik Lundqvist made 23 saves and Brad Richards scored the only Rangers goal in their 2-1 loss to the Lightning.
Sharks 2 Capitals 1 S/O
Antti Niemi made 35 saves while Tyler Kennedy scored the lone goal in regulation for the Sharks in their 2-1 shootout win over the Capitals.
Phillipp Grubauer made 28 saves and Alex Ovechkin scored his 33rd goal of the season in regulation in the Capitals 2-1 shootout loss to the Sharks.
Flyers 4 Sabres 3
Steve Mason made only 16 saves and Vincent Lecavalier scored the game winning goal in the Flyers 4-3 victory over the Sabres. Jakub Voracek and Brayden Schenn each scored goals while Scott Hartnell scored a goal and a assist. Wayne Simmonds also chipped in with two assists.
Jhonas Enroth made 29 saves and Cody Hodgson scored a goal and a assist in the Sabres 4-3 loss to the Flyers. Matt D'Agostini and Tyler Ennis also scored for the Sabres.
Devils 4 Canadiens 1
Martin Brodeur stopped 29 shots while Adam Henrique, Jaromir Jagr and Dainius Zubrus scored a goal and a assist each in the Devils 4-1 win over the Canadiens. Eric Gelinas also added a goal in the win.
Carey Price made 15 saves and Max Pacioretty scored his 20th goal of the season in the Habs’ 4-1 loss to the Devils.
Panthers 4 Islanders 2
Tim Thomas made 31 saves and Scottie Upshall scored a goal and a assist in the Panthers 4-2 win over the Islanders. Aleksander Barkov, Drew Shore and Nick Bjugstad all scored for the Panthers while Ed Jovanovski added two assists.
Kevin Poulin made 22 saves and Thomas Vanek scored his 16th goal of the year in the Islanders 4-2 loss to the Panthers. Colin McDonald scored the Islanders other goal.
Avalanche 3 Blackhawks 2 OT
Semyon Varlamov made 46 saves and Tyson Barrie scored twice in the Avalanche 3-2 overtime win over the Blackhawks. Ryan O'Reilly also scored his 17th goal of the season.
Corey Crawford made 23 saves and Andrew Shaw scored a goal and assist in the Blackhawks 3-2 overtime loss to the Avalanche. Johnny Oduya also scored for the Blackhawks.
Blues 2 Coyotes 1
Jaroslav Halak made 20 saves while T.J. Oshie scored both of the Blues goals in their 2-1 win over the Coyotes. David Backes also assisted on both goals.
Mike Smith made 16 saves while Mikkel Boedker scored the lone goal for the Coyotes in their 2-1 loss to the Blues.
Predators 4 Flames 2
Carter Hutton made 22 saves while Shea Weber, Ryan Ellis, Craig Smith and Viktor Stalberg all scored for the Predators in their 4-2 win over the Flames. David Legwand also chipped in three assists in the win.
Karri Ramo made 30 saves while Lee Stempniak and Mikael Backlund both scored in the Flames 4-2 loss to the Predators. Jiri Hudler also assisted on both goals.
Senators 3 Wild 0
Robin Lehner stopped all 27 shots he faced and Kyle Turris had a goal and an assist in Ottawa’s 3-0 win over the Wild. Clarke MacArthur and Erik Condra also scored while Erik Karlsson had two assists.
Darcy Kuemper stopped 29 shots and Mikael Granlund had three shots on goal and four penalty minutes in the Wild 3-0 loss to the Senators.
Stars 5 Oilers 2
Kari Lehtonen made 31 saves while Erik Cole, Jamie Benn, Cody Eakin and Trevor Daley scored goals in the Stars 5-2 win over the Oilers. Ryan Garbutt also added a goal and two assists.
Ilya Bryzgalov made 25 saves while Justin Schultz and Sam Gagner scored goals in the Oilers 5-2 loss to the Stars. Taylor Hall also added two assists in the loss.