NHL Scores From April 7, Schedule
Published on April 8 2013 6:48 am
Last Updated on April 8 2013 12:59 pm
Written by Millie Lange
The Chicago Blackhawks became the first team to clinch a playoff spot in the 2013 NHL Playoffs after edging the Nashville Predators 5-3 Sunday.
Jonathan Towes tallied the game-winner with 9:28 left while Andrew Shaw, Bryan Bickell and Brandon Saad also tallied for the Blackhawks who picked up their league-leading 62nd point with the win.
Patrick Kane added an empty netter in the final minute. Ray Emery had 19 saves in the victory. Nick Spaling, Shea Weber and David Legwand each lit the lamp for the Predators, losers in six of their last seven games. Pekka Rinne turned away 25 shots in the setback.
2014 Winter Classic Between Leafs-Wings At Michigan Stadium
(New York, NY -- The Winter Classic is heading to Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor next season. The NHL announced Sunday that the Detroit Red Wings will take on the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2014 Winter Classic on New Year's Day. The game was supposed to be played this year but the extended lockout forced the cancellation of the game.
Sunday, April 7 Scoreboard
St. Louis Blues 1, Detroit Red Wings 0
Dallas Stars 5, San Jose Sharks 4 (SO)
Florida Panthers 2, Ottawa Senators 1
Minnesota Wild 3, Columbus Blue Jackets 0
Washington Capitals 4, Tampa Bay Lightning 2
Chicago Blackhawks 5, Nashville Predators 3
Buffalo Sabres 3, New Jersey Devils 2 (SO)
Anaheim Ducks 4, Los Angeles Kings 3 (SO)
Monday, April 8 Schedule
6:00 p.m. - Carolina Hurricanes at Boston Bruins
6:00 p.m. - New York Rangers at Toronto Maple Leafs
8:00 p.m. - Calgary Flames at Colorado Avalanche
9:00 p.m. - Phoenix Coyotes at Vancouver Canucks
9:00 p.m. - Edmonton Oilers at Anaheim Ducks