Game recaps, including the latest on Nathan MacKinnon, Patrik Berglund, Henrik Zetterberg, Ryan Suter, Dan Bylsma and more.
STLTODAY.COM: Patrik Bergland scored twice as the St. Louis Blues overcame an early 2-0 deficit to crush the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-2.
DENVER POST: Nathan MacKinnon potted two goals as the Colorado Avalanche jumped to a 4-0 lead and held on for a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks.
DETROIT NEWS: Henrik Zetterberg tallied twice and Jimmy Howard turned aside 44 shots as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Dallas Stars 5-1.
TWINCITIES.COM: Ryan Suter collected a hat trick to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 5-3 victory over the Washington Capitals.
PHILLY.COM: Three unanswered third period goals lifted the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-3 win over the Phoenix Coyotes.
MIAMI HERALD: The Florida Panthers celebrated the return of captain Ed Jovanovski to a 5-4 shootout win over the Nashville Predators.
NEWSOBSERVER.COM: Anton Khudobin made 38 saves as the Carolina Hurricanes edged the New York Islanders 3-2.
THE BUFFALO NEWS: Matt D’Agostini’s power-play goal lifted the Buffalo Sabres to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.
NOTE: Games involving Canadian NHL teams are recapped in “Canadian Corner”.
POST-GAZETTE: Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma is closing in on Ed Johnston’s team record for wins (231).
TBO.COM: Despite losing superstar Steven Stamkos to a broken leg, the Tampa Bay Lightning’s first half of this season has been encouraging.