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Thursday's NHL scoring summaries

Scoring summaries from Thursday's NHL games:

Canadiens 4 at Bruins 2

First Period

1. Montreal, Higgins 12 (Hamrlik, Streit) 3:03 (pp)

2. Montreal, Chipchura 3 (O'Byrne, Higgins) 13:40

3. Montreal, Plekanec 9 (Kostitsyn) 18:18

Penalties - Murray Bos (hooking) 1:09, Bouillon Mtl (fighting), Reich Bos (fighting, misconduct) 18:39.

Second Period

4. Boston, Kessel 9 (Wideman, Chara) 6:10 (pp)

5. Boston, Axelsson 3 (Savard, Murray) 8:41

Penalties - Kostitsyn Mtl (hooking) 5:26, Kovalev Mtl (hooking) 6:32, Kostopoulos Mtl (high-sticking) 19:42.

Third Period

6. Montreal, Dandenault 4 (Higgins, O'Byrne) 13:15

Penalties - Chara Bos (holding) 14:02, Nokelainen Bos (hooking) 17:44.

Shots on goal by

Montreal 10 3 17-30

Boston 6 13 7-26

Goal - Montreal: Price (W,7-4-1); Boston: Rask (L,2-1-1).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Montreal: 1-3; Boston: 1-3.

Referees - Dean Morton, Dave Jackson. Linesmen - Mark Wheler, Jean Morin.

Attendance - 14,977 (17,565).

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Maple Leafs 6 at Rangers 2

First Period

1. Toronto, Stajan 7 (Kilger) 3:30

2. Toronto, Sundin 14 (Ponikarovsky, Gill) 10:36

3. N.Y. Rangers, Girardi 4 (Gomez, Drury) 16:25 (pp)

4. N.Y. Rangers, Tyutin 4 (Gomez, Drury) 18:59 (pp)

Penalties - Betts NYR (interference) 4:54, Dubinsky NYR (interference) 7:40, Belak Tor, Orr NYR (fighting) 12:40, Kubina Tor (roughing) 14:41, White Tor (holding) 17:44.

Second Period

5. Toronto, Antropov 12 (Steen, Ponikarovsky) 5:11 (pp)

6. Toronto, Antropov 13 (White, Gill) 16:40

Penalties - Malik NYR (double high-sticking) 1:47, Gill Tor (holding) 5:36.

Third Period

7. Toronto, Antropov 14 (Kubina, Sundin) 3:34 (pp)

8. Toronto, Steen 5 (Stajan, Devereaux) 18:44

Penalty - Callahan NYR (slashing) 1:41.

Shots on goal by

Toronto 4 6 6-16

N.Y. Rangers 12 4 9-25

Goal (shots-saves) - Toronto: Toskala (W,10-8-3); N.Y. Rangers: Lundqvist (L,14-11-1)(10-6), Valiquette (start third)(6-4).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Toronto: 2-5; N.Y. Rangers: 2-3.

Referees - Mike Leggo, Mick McGeough. Linesmen - Pierre Champoux, Don Henderson.

Attendance - 18,200 (18,200).

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Canucks 5 at Predators 2

First Period

1. Nashville, Ortmeyer 2 (Gelinas, Hamhuis) 3:08

2. Vancouver, Burrows 4 (Krajicek, Cooke) 10:19

3. Nashville, Erat 9 (Arnott, Zidlicky) 18:12

Penalty - Naslund Vcr (interference) 1:04.

Second Period

4. Vancouver, Pyatt 6 (Morrison, Kesler) 7:48 (pp)

Penalties - Radulov Nash (tripping) 6:31, Ohlund Vcr (holding) 10:44.

Third Period

5. Vancouver, D.Sedin 10 (H.Sedin, Naslund) 8:11

6. Vancouver, D.Sedin 11 (Naslund, H.Sedin) 12:26 (pp)

7. Vancouver, Linden 2, 19:22 (sh, en)

Penalties - Vries Nash (holding) 4:17, Legwand Nash (interference) 12:18, Ohlund Vcr (cross-checking) 18:13.

Shots on goal by

Vancouver 8 7 10-25

Nashville 16 3 9-28

Goal - Vancouver: Sanford (W,3-0-0); Nashville: Ellis (L,6-1-1).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Vancouver: 2-3; Nashville: 0-3.

Referees - Marc Joannette, Tim Peel. Linesmen - Shane Heyer, Brian Mach.

Attendance - 15,918 (17,113).

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Penguins 3 at Flames 2 (SO)

First Period

1. Calgary, Iginla 15 (Tanguay, Phaneuf) 19:33

Penalties - Regehr Cal (interference) 0:46, Laraque Pgh, Godard Cal (fighting) 18:08.

Second Period

2. Pittsburgh, Malkin 11 (Sykora, Gonchar) 13:54 (pp)

3. Calgary, Iginla 16 (Huselius) 16:23 (pp)

Penalties - Nolan Cal (roughing) 1:13, Whitney Pgh (tripping) 5:35, Erikkson Cal (cross-checking) 9:27, Lombardi Cal (slashing) 12:29, Staal Pgh (tripping) 14:56.

Third Period

4. Pittsburgh, Malone 9, 11:29 (sh)

Penalties - Roberts Pgh (high-sticking) 10:01, Sarich Cal (tripping) 13:27.

Overtime

No Scoring.

Penalties - None.

Shootout

Pittsburgh wins 2-1

Calgary (1) - Huselius, goal; Iginla, miss; Tanguay, miss; Lombardi, miss.

Pittsburgh (2) - Sykora, goal; Crosby, miss; Malkin, miss; Letang, goal.

Shots on goal by

Pittsburgh 14 9 8 4-35 Calgary 9 11 6 2-28 Goal (shots-saves) - Pittsburgh: Fleury (2-2), Sabourin (W,5-4-1)(4:39 first)(26-24); Calgary: Kiprusoff (L,11-12-4).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Pittsburgh: 1-5; Calgary: 1-3.

Referees - Greg Kimmerly, Kelly Sutherland. Linesmen - David Brisebois, Darren Gibbs.

Attendance - 19,289 (19,289).

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Hurricanes 1 at Lightning 2

First Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Hedican Car (hooking) 8:06, Wesley Car (interference) 9:38, J.Ward TB (tripping) 14:11, Gleason Car (holding stick) 17:01.

Second Period

1. Tampa Bay, Lecavalier 19 (Richards, St. Louis) 16:00 (pp)

Penalties - Ladd Car, O'Brien TB (fighting) 0:03, Brind'Amour Car (tripping) 14:32, Tampa Bay bench (too many men; served by Roy) 17:27, O'Brien TB (holding stick) 19:34.

Third Period

2. Tampa Bay, St. Louis 10 (Lecavalier, Kuba) 12:45 (pp)

3. Carolina, Stillman 16 (Tanabe, Brind'Amour) 19:46

Penalties - Hlavac TB (tripping) 7:17, Carolina bench (too many men; served by Hamilton) 11:30, Lecavalier TB (hooking) 15:03.

Shots on goal by

Carolina 5 9 10-24

Tampa Bay 11 16 5-32

Goal - Carolina: C.Ward (L,13-7-2); Tampa Bay: Holmqvist (W,13-9-2).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Carolina: 0-5; Tampa Bay: 2-5.

Referees - Mike Hasenfratz, Ian Walsh. Linesmen - Brian Murphy, Mark Pare.

Attendance - 16,674 (19,758).

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Sabres 2 at Kings 8

First Period

1. Los Angeles, Cammalleri 14 (Kopitar) 3:55

2. Los Angeles, Brown 12 (Johnson, Preissing) 7:53

3. Los Angeles, Preissing 2 (Nagy, Stuart) 18:20 (pp)

4. Los Angeles, Modry 1 (Visnovsky, Kopitar) 19:27

Penalties - Zeiler LA (interference) 0:20, Armstrong LA (goaltender interference) 5:18, Spacek Buf, Mair Buf, Cammalleri LA (roughing) 11:24, Stafford Buf (roughing) 17:40.

Second Period

5. Los Angeles, Handzus 2 (Brown) 1:56 (sh)

6. Los Angeles, Armstrong 1 (Kopitar, Cammalleri) 5:45 (pp)

7. Los Angeles, Brown 13 (Cammalleri, Kopitar) 11:07 (pp)

8. Buffalo, Stafford 5 (Roy) 13:43

Penalties - Nagy LA (interference) 0:57, Mair Buf (high-sticking) 4:39, Hecht Buf (cross-checking) 5:26, Roy Buf (high-sticking) 9:29, Ivanans LA (interference) 17:17.

Third Period

9. Buffalo, Vanek 8 (Roy, Stafford) 1:20

10. Los Angeles, Preissing 3 (Armstrong, Nagy) 10:20 (pp)

Penalty - Paetsch Buf (delay of game) 9:22.

Shots on goal by

Buffalo 5 6 6-17

Los Angeles 14 12 7-33

Goal (shots-saves) - Buffalo: Thibault (L,2-2-0)(14-10), Miller (start second)(19-15); Los Angeles: Quick (W,1-0-0).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Buffalo: 0-4; Los Angeles: 4-6.

Referees - Wes McCauley, Rob Shick. Linesmen - Pierre Racicot, Mark Shewchyk.

Attendance - 15,980 (18,118).

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