There were four NHL games on Wednesday night including a huge Central Division matchup between the Blackhawks and the Blues.
Lightning 5 Maple Leafs 3
Ben Bishop made 36 saves and Steve Stamkos scored a natural hat trick in the Lightnings' 5-3 win over the Maple Leafs. Tyler Johnson and Radko Gudas also scored for the Lightning in the win.
James Reimer made 25 saves while Phil Kessel, Jake Gardiner and Nikolai Kulemin scored for the Maple Leafs in their 5-3 loss to the Lightning. Tyler Bozak also picked up two assists.
Jets 5 Avalanche 4 OT
Al Montoya made 23 saves and Blake Wheeler scored a goal and two assists in the Jets 5-4 overtime win over the Avalanche. Andrew Ladd also scored a pair of goals while Evander Kane and Eric Tangradi scored goals. Tobias Enstrom and Paul Postma had a pair of assists.
Reto Berra made 22 saves while Nick Holden, Cody McLeod, Ryan O'Reilly and Gabriel Landeskog all scored goals in the Avalanche 5-4 overtime loss to the Jets. Maxime Talbot also chipped in with two assists.
Blackhawks 4 Blues 0
Corey Crawford stopped all 23 shots he faced while Duncan Keith, Andrew Shaw, Marcus Kruger and Ben Smith all scored goals for the Blackhawks in their 4-0 win over the Blues. Patrick Sharp and Nick Leddy each had two assists each.
Ryan Miller made 23 saves and Patrik Berglund led the Blues with five shots on goal in their 4-0 loss to the Blackhawks.
Canucks 2 Predators 0
Eddie Lack stopped all 30 shots he faced while Nicklas Jensen and Alexander Edler scored in the Canucks 2-0 win over the Predators. Henrik Sedin also had two assists in the win.
Carter Hutton made 20 saves and Patric Hornqvist led the Predators with six shots on goal in their 2-0 loss to the Cancuks.