Bruins Hand Islanders 6-3 Loss, NHL Roundup


Published on January 28 2014 6:25 am
Last Updated on January 28 2014 6:25 am
Written by Millie Lange

Bruins Double Up Isles

(Uniondale, NY) -- Brad Marchand had a goal and three assists as the Bruins doubled up the Islanders 6-3 at Nassau Coliseum. Patrice Bergeron added a goal and two helpers while Reilly Smith had a goal and assist for Boston. Zdeno Chara, Carl Soderberg and Loui Eriksson also scored for the Bruins while Chad Johnson made 34 saves. Boston has won three straight. Kyle Okposo had a goal and two assists for new York while Michael Grabner added a tally and helper of his own. Frans Nielsen also lit the lamp for the Isles while Kevin Poulin allowed all six goals on 36 shots. New York lost its third in-a-row.

Hurricanes Storm Back To Zip Up Blue Jackets

(Raleigh, NC) -- The Hurricanes scored three times in a three-minute span in the third to steal a 3-2 win from the Blue Jackets at PNC Arena. Eric Staal scored twice within a minute before brother Jordan buried the game-winner less than two minutes after that. Anton Khudobin stopped 22 shots for Carolina, which has a four-game win streak. Derek MacKenzie and R.J. Umberger gave Columbus the lead with goals 17 seconds apart in the first three minutes of the game. Sergei Bobrovsky turned away 32 shots for the Jackets, who have lost two straight since an eight-game win streak.

Penguins Blank Sabres

(Pittsburgh, PA) -- Marc-Andre Fleury stopped all 24 shots he faced to lead the Penguins to a 3-0 win over the Sabres at the CONSOL Energy Center. Tanner Glass had a goal and assist while Sidney Crosby and Craig Adams each added two helpers. Deryk Engelland and Chris Kunitz also scored for Pittsburgh, which has won three of its last four. Ryan Miller made 31 saves in defeat for Buffalo, which has lost six out of seven.

Avalanche Edges Stars In Dallas

(Dallas, TX) -- Alex Tanguay scored the go-ahead goal 4:13 into the third period as the Avalanche edged the Stars 4-3 at American Airlines Center. Nathan MacKinnon, Jamie McGinn and Paul Stastny also lit the lamp for Colorado, which has won six of its last eight. Semyon Varlamov made 41 saves in the victory.  Tyler Seguin scored twice in the second period and also assisted on Jamie Benn's first period tally for the Stars, who had their three-game winning streak snapped. Kari Lehtonen allowed all four goals on 21 shots in defeat.

Kings Blank Sharks, End Slide Behind Quick

(San Jose, CA) -- Jonathan Quick stopped all 23 shots he faced to lead the Kings in a 1-0 shutout win over the Sharks at the SAP Center. It was Quick's third shutout of the year and the 28th of his career. Anze Kopitar had the lone goal scoring his 15th of the year late in the second period. Los Angeles ended a five-game skid. Alex Stalock made 20 stops for San Jose in defeat. The Sharks saw a six-game win streak come to an end.

Perron's Hat Trick Lifts Oilers

(Vancouver, B.C.) - David Perron recorded a hat trick and lifted the Edmonton Oilers to their first win over the Vancouver Canucks of the season by a 4-2 score. “You don’t want to give David Perron too much room out there because he can hurt you quickly,” said Oilers Head Coach Dallas Eakins. “He’s a deadly, deadly shooter and he was able to get freed up a couple of times out there tonight and that’s not a guy you want to let loose.”

Blackhawks Recall Pirri From IceHogs

(Calgary, Alberta) -- The Blackhawks are calling on forward Brandon Pirri. Chicago has recalled the 22-year-old from the AHL's Rockford IceHogs, returning to the 'Hawks for a second time this year. He had six goals and five assists in 24 games for Chicago.

The Blackhawks are in Calgary tonight to skate against the Flames. Chicago lost its third straight on Sunday in a 3-1 defeat to the Jets. The Blackhawks are now 32-10-12 on the year. The Flames sit at 18-27-7. The puck drops from the Scotiabank Saddledome at 8:30.

Blues Host Devils

(St. Louis, MO) -- The Blues shoot for their third straight win tonight hosting the Devils. St. Louis went 3-1 on its four-game road trip to improve to 35-11-5. New Jersey is 22-20-11.  

Monday, January 27 Scoreboard


Boston Bruins 6, New York Islanders 3

Carolina Hurricanes 3, Columbus Blue Jackets 2

Pittsburgh Penguins 3, Buffalo Sabres 0

Colorado Avalanche 4, Dallas Stars 3

Edmonton Oilers 4, Vancouver Canucks 2

Los Angeles Kings 1, San Jose Sharks 0

Tuesday, January 28 Schedule (All Times Central)


6:00 p.m. - Ottawa Senators at Columbus Blue Jackets

6:00 p.m. - Florida Panthers at Boston Bruins

6:00 p.m. - Tampa Bay Lightning at Toronto Maple Leafs

6:00 p.m. - Detroit Red Wings at Philadelphia Flyers

6:30 p.m. - Washington Capitals at Buffalo Sabres

6:30 p.m. - Carolina Hurricanes at Montreal Canadiens

7:00 p.m. - New Jersey Devils at St. Louis Blues

7:00 p.m. - Nashville Predators at Winnipeg Jets

8:00 p.m. - Los Angeles Kings at Phoenix Coyotes

8:30 p.m. - Chicago Blackhawks at Calgary Flames

9:00 p.m. - Minnesota Wild at Anaheim Ducks