Ducks edge Blackhawks ASSOCIATED PRESS
Sheldon Souray scored the go-ahead goal with 2:08 left, Jonas Hiller made 25 saves and the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Friday to end a four-game losing streak.
Souray's drive through a screen from the left point hit the stick of Chicago defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson and deflected past Ray Emery, who suffered his first loss of the season.
Anaheim's Corey Perry scored at 1:15 of the second period in the meeting of the top two teams in the Western Conference, played before a season-high crowd of 22,105.
Lightning 5, Devils 4: Alex Killorn scored with 15.1 seconds left in the third period and Teddy Purcell and Victor Hedman scored for Tampa Bay in the shootout to give new Lightning coach Jon Cooper a victory in his NHL debut.
Stars 5, Wild 3: Jamie Benn, Ray Whitney and Cody Eakin each had a goal and an assist to help Dallas end Minnesota's seven-game winning streak.
Blue Jackets 6, Flames 4: Vinny Prospal had the go-ahead goal and an assist in a four-goal second period to help Columbus beat Calgary in the Flames' first game since they traded longtime captain Jarome Iginla to Pittsburgh.