Red Wings Edge Blackhawks, NHL Roundup
Published on January 23 2014 6:52 am
Last Updated on January 23 2014 6:52 am
Written by Millie Lange
Red Wings Edge Blackhawks In Shootout
(Detroit, MI) -- Darren Helm scored the winning goal in the sixth round of the shootout as the Red Wings edged the Blackhawks 5-4 at Joe Louis Arena. Tomas Tatar and Patrick Eaves scored a goal each in the first period, while Kyle Quincey and Gustav Nyquist both lit the lamp in the second for the Wings, who have won two-of-three. Jonas Gustavsson stopped 31 shots in the victory. Marian Hossa, Andrew Shaw, Patrick Sharp and Marcus Kruger all scored for Chicago, which had won its previous two. Corey Crawford made 27 saves but allowed three goals in the shootout for the loss.
Hurricanes Clip Flyers
(Philadelphia, PA) -- Jiri Tlusty scored the go-ahead goal with 6:10 left in regulation as the Hurricanes clipped the Flyers 3-2 at the Wells Fargo Center. The game was originally scheduled for Tuesday but was postponed due to poor weather. Alexander Semin and Nathan Gerbe also lit the lamp for Carolina, which has won two-of-three. Anton Khudobin stopped 22 of the 24 shots he faced in the victory Claude Giroux and Scott Hartnell both scored for the Flyers, who have lost two in-a-row and five of their last seven overall. Steve Mason allowed all three goals on 32 shots in the setback.
Pens Cruise Past Canadiens
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- Jussi Jokinen scored twice to lead the Penguins past the Canadiens 5-1 at CONSOL Energy Center. Taylor Pyatt, Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin also lit the lamp for the Pens, who have won six of their last eight games. Marc-Andre Fleury denied 23 of the 24 shots he faced in the victory. Rene Bourque scored the lone goal for Montreal, which has lost three-of-four. Carey Price allowed all five goals on 21 shots in 35-plus minutes of action for the loss.
Flames Clip Coyotes
(Calgary, Alberta) -- Matt Stajan scored the eventual game-winner with four minutes to go in the second period as the Flames held off the Coyotes 3-2 in Alberta. Sean Monahan and Lance Bouma also scored for Calgary, which snapped a four-game slide. Karri Ramo made 30 saves in net for the victors. Antoine Vermette and Shane Doan both scored for Phoenix, which has lost two in-a-row. Mike Smith stopped 23 shots in defeat.
Blues At Rangers
(New York, NY) -- The Blues return to the ice tonight taking on the Rangers at Madison Square Garden. St. Louis has dropped three of four to fall to 33-11-5 including a 7-1 loss to the Devils Tuesday. The Rangers are 27-22-3.
Wednesday, January 22 Scoreboard
Carolina Hurricanes 3, Philadelphia Flyers 2
Pittsburgh Penguins 5, Montreal Canadiens 1
Detroit Red Wings 5, Chicago Blackhawks 4 (SO)
Calgary Flames 3, Phoenix Coyotes 2
Thursday, January 23 Schedule (All Times Central)
6:00 p.m. - Carolina Hurricanes at Buffalo Sabres
6:00 p.m. - St. Louis Blues at New York Rangers
6:00 p.m. - Philadelphia Flyers at Columbus Blue Jackets
6:30 p.m. - Ottawa Senators at Tampa Bay Lightning
6:30 p.m. - Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Islanders
7:00 p.m. - Chicago Blackhawks at Minnesota Wild
7:00 p.m. - Toronto Maple Leafs at Dallas Stars
9:00 p.m. - Nashville Predators at Vancouver Canucks
9:00 p.m. - Los Angeles Kings at Anaheim Ducks
9:30 p.m. - Winnipeg Jets at San Jose Sharks