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Thursday's NHL scoring summaries

Scoring summaries from Thursday's games:

Canadiens 4 at Devils 3

First Period

1. New Jersey, Elias 13 (Mottau) 12:18 (pp)

Penalties - S.Kostitsyn Mtl (tripping) 10:49, Oduya NJ (slashing) 18:04.

Second Period

2. New Jersey, Elias 14 (Mottau, White) 3:24

3. Montreal, Smolinski 4 (A.Kostitsyn, Kovalev) 14:12

4. New Jersey, Langenbrunner 8 (Martin, Gionta) 17:02 (pp)

Penalties - Gionta NJ (tripping) 6:01, Montreal bench (too many men; served by Latendresse) 8:34, Plekanec Mtl (slashing) 16:24, Begin Mtl (cross-checking) 16:55, Latendresse Mtl (unsportsmanlike conduct) 17:13.

Third Period

5. Montreal, Smolinski 5 (Markov, Komisarek) 0:29

6. Montreal, Koivu 9 (Komisarek) 11:54

7. Montreal, Higgins 16 (Hamrlik, Koivu) 14:31 (pp)

Penalties - Brylin NJ (hooking) 3:44, Elias NJ (goaltender interference) 9:51, Clarkson NJ (hooking) 12:35, Rachunek NJ (tripping) 16:33, Langenbrunner NJ (tripping) 19:37.

Shots on goal by

Montreal 3 9 20-32

New Jersey 6 4 3-13

Goal - Montreal: Huet (W,17-8-5); New Jersey: Brodeur (L,26-16-2).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Montreal: 1-7; New Jersey: 2-5.

Referees - Paul Devorski, Steve Kozari. Linesmen - Steve Barton, Steve Miller.

Attendance - 14,257 (17,625).

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Maple Leafs 1 at Capitals 2

First Period

1. Washington, Laich 8 (Ovechkin, Fleischmann) 13:05 (pp)

Penalties - Semin Wash (holding the stick) 6:35, White Tor (hooking) 11:06, Kaberle Tor (tripping) 15:31, Erskine Wash (delay of game) 18:58.

Second Period

No Scoring.

Penalty - Poti Wash (tripping) 19:10.

Third Period

2. Toronto, Devereaux 7 (Kubina, Kaberle) 4:54

3. Washington, Kozlov 9 (Ovechkin, Backstrom) 5:30

Penalties - Erskine Wash (cross-checking) 5:38, Steckel Wash (boarding) 17:42.

Shots on goal by

Toronto 10 9 13-32

Washington 7 7 6-20

Goal - Toronto: Toskala (L,17-14-4); Washington: Johnson (W,6-5-1).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Toronto: 0-5; Washington: 1-2.

Referees - Kerry Fraser, Dave Jackson. Linesmen - Greg Devorski, Scott Driscoll.

Attendance - 14,094 (18,277).

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Senators 8 at Lightning 4

First Period

1. Ottawa, Alfredsson 30 (Vermette) 13:43

2. Ottawa, Spezza 17 (Robitaille, Alfredsson) 14:12

3. Ottawa, Alfredsson 31 (Spezza, Meszaros) 18:41 (pp)

Penalties - MacDonald TB (hooking) 16:46, Lecavalier TB (tripping) 18:20.

Second Period

4. Ottawa, Alfredsson 32 (Fisher) 4:38 (sh)

5. Ottawa, Vermette 11 (Alfredsson, Redden) 9:36

6. Tampa Bay, Boyle 1, 13:51

Penalties - Neil Ott (interference) 3:18, Phillips Ott (interference) 6:51, Richardson Ott, Roy TB (fighting) 9:52, Donovan Ott, Tarnasky TB (roughing) 10:20, Phillips Ott (tripping) 14:16.

Third Period

7. Ottawa, Robitaille 8 (Alfredsson) 1:39

8. Tampa Bay, Tarnasky 4 (Lukowich) 1:59

9. Ottawa, McAmmond 6 (Neil, Fisher) 3:58

10. Tampa Bay, MacDonald 2 (Roy, Tarnasky) 5:07

11. Tampa Bay, Boyle 2 (Ranger, St. Louis) 15:17

12. Ottawa, Spezza 18 (Alfredsson, Meszaros) 16:33

Penalties - Meszaros Ott (boarding), Gratton TB (roughing, misconduct) 18:29.

Shots on goal by

Ottawa 14 6 6-26

Tampa Bay 4 10 11-25

Goal (shots-saves) - Ottawa: Gerber (W,22-8-1); Tampa Bay: Holmqvist (14-11), Ramo (L,2-7-1)(0:00 second, 12-7).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Ottawa: 1-2; Tampa Bay: 0-3.

Referees - Mike Leggo, Rob Martell. Linesmen - Jonny Murray, Jay Sharrers.

Attendance - 16,346 (19,758).

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Oilers 4 at Panthers 3 (SO)

First Period

1. Florida, Campbell 5, 1:18 (sh)

Penalties - Jokinen Fla (slashing) 1:00, Hemsky Edm (tripping) 7:49.

Second Period

2. Edmonton, Moreau 4, 16:31

Penalties - Salei Fla (cross-checking) 4:40, Jokinen Fla (hooking) 7:44, Penner Edm (goaltender interference) 8:09, Moreau Edm (unsportsmanlike conduct) 14:18, Horton Fla (interference) 15:08, Cogliano Edm (hooking) 15:40.

Third Period

3. Florida, McLean 5 (Jokinen, Montador) 1:20

4. Florida, Jokinen 24 (McLean, Johansson) 7:18

5. Edmonton, Stoll 7 (Hemsky, Penner) 18:37 (pp)

6. Edmonton, Stoll 8 (Hemsky, Gilbert) 19:08

Penalties - Cogliano Edm (cross-checking) 11:04, Murphy Fla (interference) 11:37, Hemsky Edm (interference) 12:24, Zednik Fla (tripping) 14:05, Cullimore Fla (hooking) 17:19.

Overtime

No Scoring.

Penalties - None.

Shootout

Edmonton wins 1-0

Edmonton (1) - Horcoff, goal; Gagner, miss.

Florida (0) - Horton, miss; Kreps, miss; Jokinen, miss.

Shots on goal by

Edmonton 12 11 15 2-40

Florida 12 11 7 5-35

Goal - Edmonton: Garon (W,15-11-1); Florida: Vokoun (L,20-20-4).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Edmonton: 1-5; Florida: 0-6.

Referees - Mike Hasenfratz, Rob Shick. Linesmen - Brian Murphy, Pierre Racicot.

Attendance - 12,322 (19,250).

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Islanders 1 at Bruins 4

First Period

1. Boston, Wideman 7 (Savard) 9:28 (pp)

2. Boston, Lucic 5 (Chara) 10:20

Penalties - Kessel Bos (hooking) 1:03, M.Bergeron NYI (interference) 8:48.

Second Period

3. Boston, Savard 12 (Kobasew, Sturm) 9:39

4. Boston, Kessel 13 (Wideman, Chara) 17:20 (pp)

Penalties - Savard Bos (high-sticking) 7:28, Metropolit Bos (hooking) 15:04, Sutton NYI (holding) 17:06.

Third Period

5. N.Y. Islanders, Sillinger 14 (Fedotenko, Hunter) 6:45

Penalty - DiPietro served (tripping) 19:00.

Shots on goal by

N.Y. Islanders 8 11 10-29

Boston 12 10 8-30

Goal - N.Y. Islanders: DiPietro (L,19-17-6); Boston: Thomas (W,16-11-3).

Power plays (goals-chances) - N.Y. Islanders: 0-3; Boston: 2-3.

Referees - Justin St. Pierre, Don Van Massenhoven. Linesmen - David Brisebois, Michel Cormier.

Attendance - 13,461 (17,565).

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Penguins 3 at Flyers 4

First Period

1. Philadelphia, Umberger 9 (Smith, Briere) 9:34

2. Pittsburgh, Malkin 27 (Ruutu, Sydor) 16:37

Penalties - Laraque Pgh, Cote Pha (fighting) 2:19, Orpik Pgh (slashing) 5:44, Timonen Pha (holding) 19:22, Malone Pgh (goaltender interference) 19:56.

Second Period

3. Philadelphia, Jones 3 (Hartnell, Umberger) 12:59

4. Pittsburgh, Sykora 15 (Gonchar, Whitney) 17:54 (pp)

Penalties - Ruutu Pgh (holding) 2:24, Knuble Pha (holding the stick), Gonchar Pgh (hooking) 8:19, Letang Pgh (boarding) 10:49, Briere Pha (goaltender interference) 17:12, Laraque Pgh (game misconduct) 19:57, Cote Pha (misconduct) 20:00.

Third Period

5. Philadelphia, Vandermeer 3 (Umberger, Hartnell) 3:53 (pp)

6. Pittsburgh, Whitney 8 (Malone, Staal) 4:51 (sh)

7. Philadelphia, Knuble 16 (Carter, Coburn) 5:25

Penalties - Stone Pgh (fighting), Downie Pha (fighting, game misconduct) 5:34, Malone Pgh (hooking) 19:10.

Shots on goal by

Pittsburgh 8 5 11-24

Philadelphia 12 9 12-33

Goal - Pittsburgh: Conklin (L,10-2-2); Philadelphia: Biron (W,18-11-4).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Pittsburgh: 1-2; Philadelphia: 1-5.

Referees - Greg Kimmerly, Dan O'Halloran. Linesmen - Pierre Champoux, Tony Sericolo.

Attendance - 19,807 (19,519).

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Thrashers 1 at Rangers 2 (SO)

First Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Stuart Atl (hooking) 6:52, Boulton Atl (tripping) 13:34, Dupuis Atl (high-sticking) 13:43, White Atl (tripping) 16:28, Drury NYR (hooking) 19:52.

Second Period

1. Atlanta, Hossa 22 (Enstrom, Recchi) 0:45 (pp)

Penalty - Sterling Atl (hooking) 11:36.

Third Period

2. N.Y. Rangers, Rozsival 12 (Dawes, Dubinsky) 8:52

Penalties - None.

Overtime

No Scoring.

Penalties - None.

Shootout

N.Y. Rangers win 1-0

Atlanta (0) - Recchi, miss; Kozlov, miss; Hossa, miss.

N.Y. Rangers (1) - Shanahan, goal; Drury, miss; Jagr, miss.

Shots on goal by

Atlanta 6 7 5 0-18

N.Y. Rangers 9 10 10 4-33

Goal - Atlanta: Hedberg (L,11-10-2); N.Y. Rangers: Lundqvist (W,22-18-5).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Atlanta: 1-1; N.Y. Rangers: 0-5.

Referees - Eric Furlatt, Brian Pochmara. Linesmen - Derek Amell, Pat Dapuzzo.

Attendance - 18,200 (18,200).

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Blue Jackets 1 at Blackhawks 0

First Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Barker Chi (hooking) 3:48, Barker Chi (tripping) 6:29, Kane Chi (holding) 8:53, Hejda Clb (hooking) 12:11.

Second Period

1. Columbus, Boll 5 (Tollefsen) 7:20

Penalties - Tollefsen Clb (hooking) 8:57, Ruutu Chi (holding) 13:01, Keith Chi (hooking) 15:06, Nash Clb (double high-sticking) 15:38, Russell Clb (diving), Wisniewski Chi (tripping) 16:54.

Third Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Klesla Clb (hooking) 6:04, Zherdev Clb (diving), Kane Chi (hooking) 14:42, Peca Clb (hooking) 19:28.

Shots on goal by

Columbus 10 14 3-27

Chicago 9 7 14-30

Goal - Columbus: Leclaire (W,19-9-3); Chicago: Khabibulin (L,15-17-3).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Columbus: 0-5; Chicago: 0-5.

Referees - Tim Peel, Brad Watson. Linesmen - Mark Shewchyk, Mark Wheler.

Attendance - 16,094 (20,500).

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Sabres 2 at Stars 1

First Period

1. Buffalo, Roy 17 (Stafford, Vanek) 1:51

Penalties - Miller Buf (tripping; served by Kotalik) 9:16, Peters Buf (fighting), Barch Dallas (instigator, fighting, misconduct) 12:20, Niskanen Dal (hooking) 14:50, Stafford Buf (hooking) 18:51.

Second Period

2. Dallas, Barnes 8 (Norstrom, Niskanen) 17:08

Penalties - Kalinin Buf (hooking) 4:31, Fistric Dal (interference) 9:19, Mair Buf (holding) 13:55, Jokinen Dal (slashing) 19:08.

Third Period

3. Buffalo, Roy 18 (Vanek, Stafford) 5:12

Penalties - MacArthur Buf (hooking) 2:21, Tallinder Buf (high-sticking) 12:48.

Shots on goal by

Buffalo 6 6 7-19

Dallas 9 7 10-26

Goal - Buffalo: Miller (W,19-17-5); Dallas: Turco (L,19-11-4).

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

Referees - Mick McGeough, Kyle Rehman. Linesmen - Darren Gibbs, Brian Mach.

Attendance - 18,532 (18,532).

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Wild 3 at Avalanche 2

First Period

1. Minnesota, Fedoruk 2 (Demitra, Schultz) 5:25

2. Minnesota, Rolston 17 (Gaborik, Nummelin) 13:27 (pp)

3. Colorado, Brunette 10 (Hejduk, Hlinka) 19:32

Penalties - Hejduk Col (hooking) 12:35, Svatos Col (tripping) 19:57.

Second Period

4. Colorado, Wolski 14 (Svatos, Arnason) 2:24

5. Minnesota, Demitra 10 (Foster, Schultz) 13:41

Penalties - Koivu Min (delay of game) 14:13, Johnsson Min (hooking) 16:45, Colorado bench (too many men; served by Svatos) 19:19.

Third Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - None.

Shots on goal by

Minnesota 12 15 10-37

Colorado 9 10 11-30

Goal - Minnesota: Backstrom (W,18-9-2); Colorado: Theodore (L,12-12-2).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Minnesota: 1-3; Colorado: 0-2.

Referees - Chris Lee, Kevin Pollock. Linesmen - Ryan Galloway, Andy McElman.

Attendance - 15,321 (18,007).

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Predators 3 at Coyotes 4 (OT)

First Period

1. Phoenix, Vrbata 19 (Reinprecht, Sjostrom) 14:45

Penalty - Sjostrom Pho (tripping) 17:41.

Second Period

2. Nashville, Radulov 17 (Dumont, Arnott) 0:07

3. Phoenix, Vrbata 20 (Tjarnqvist, Michalek) 0:58

4. Nashville, Peverley 1 (Fiddler, Nichol) 13:32

5. Nashville, Erat 15 (Gelinas, Suter) 15:18

6. Phoenix, Vrbata 21 (Reinprecht, Tjarnqvist) 17:25

Penalty - Nashville bench (too many men; served by Radulov) 2:01.

Third Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Fiddler Nash (holding) 2:43, Morris Pho (interference) 3:54, Tjarnqvist Pho (delay of game) 9:10.

Overtime

7. Phoenix, Michalek 2 (Vrbata, Doan) 4:31

Penalties - None.

Shots on goal by

Nashville 12 12 8 0-32

Phoenix 14 10 4 2-30

Goal - Nashville: Mason (L,14-15-4); Phoenix: Bryzgalov (W,19-13-3).

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

Referees - Debbis LaRue, Dan O'Rourke. Linesmen - Shane Heyer, Dan Schachte.

Attendance - 12,622 (17,799).

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Ducks 1 at Kings 3

First Period

1. Los Angeles, Kopitar 19 (Brown, Visnovsky) 16:16 (pp)

Penalties - Blake LA (elbowing) 3:23, Handzus LA (holding) 7:44, Sutherby Ana (roughing) 10:47, Beauchemin Ana (interference) 14:57, Parros Ana, Ivanans LA (fighting) 16:20, Calder LA (holding) 17:27.

Second Period

2. Los Angeles, Armstrong 6 (Purcell, Modry) 4:21

3. Los Angeles, Frolov 11 (Armstrong, Moulson) 9:53

Penalties - None.

Third Period

4. Anaheim, R.Niedermayer 4 (Beauchemin) 16:48

Penalties - Parros Ana (interference), Anaheim bench (abusive language; served by Perry) 6:24, Ivanans LA (interference) 9:47, Armstrong LA (hooking) 12:30, Sutherby Ana (roughing) 14:42, Getzlaf Ana (hooking) 17:22.

Shots on goal by

Anaheim 9 16 7-32

Los Angeles 14 12 5-31

Goal (shots-saves) - Anaheim: Giguere (L,21-14-4)(18-15), Hiller (9:53 second, 13-13); Los Angeles: LaBarbera (W,13-18-1).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Anaheim: 0-5; Los Angeles: 1-6.

Referees - Gord Dwyer, Don Koharski. Linesmen - Lonnie Cameron, Thor Nelson.

Attendance - 18,118 (18,118).

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Blues 1 at Sharks 4

First Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Jackman StL (double roughing), Thornton SJ (roughing) 7:57, Jackman StL (slashing) 19:13.

Second Period

1. San Jose, Michalek 17 (Thornton, Carle) 6:57

Penalty - Rissmiller SJ (roughing) 20:00.

Third Period

2. San Jose, Cheechoo 8 (Michalek, Thornton) 3:19 (pp)

3. San Jose, Bernier 13 (Marleau, Rivet) 8:05

4. St. Louis, Boyes 29 (McDonald, Kariya) 10:45 (pp)

5. San Jose, Cheechoo 9 (Michalek, Thornton) 15:07 (pp)

Penalties - Stempniak StL (hooking) 1:23, Tkachuk StL, Michalek SJ (roughing) 9:21, Rissmiller SJ (high-sticking) 10:35, Rissmiller SJ (tripping) 12:34, Tkachuk StL (roughing) 13:38, Boyes StL (hooking) 16:14, Hinote StL (slashing), Ozolinsh SJ (roughing), Nabokov SJ (unsportsmanlike conduct; served by Marleau) 18:52, Backes StL, Mitchell SJ (roughing) 20:00.

Shots on goal by

St. Louis 5 7 6-18

San Jose 3 13 10-26

Goal - St. Louis: Legace (L,17-13-4); San Jose: Nabokov (W,27-15-6).

Power plays (goals-chances) - St. Louis: 1-4; San Jose: 2-5.

Referees - Dan Marouelli, Ian Walsh. Linesmen - Vaughan Rody, Lyle Seitz.

Attendance - 17,142 (17,496).

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