At Buffalo, N.Y.
Columbus 0 2 1-3
Buffalo 0 0 0-0
First Period-None. Penalties-Klesla, Clm (high-sticking), :23; Tollefsen, Clm (interference), 2:07; Mair, Buf (hooking), 15:06; Paetsch, Buf (interference), 18:11;
Peca, Clm (holding the stick), 18:40.
Second Period-1, Columbus, Peca 1 (Nash), 6:31. 2, Columbus, Nash 4 (Peca, Russell), 13:10 (pp). Penalties-Foote, Clm (roughing), 6:15; Roy, Buf (slashing), 6:15; Sekera, Buf (interference), 11:23; Chimera, Clm (interference), 15:01; Nash, Clm (tripping), 19:01.
Third Period-3, Columbus, Nikolai Zherdev 1, 19:08 (en). Penalties-Gaustad, Buf (interference), 4:18; Kalinin, Buf (roughing), 5:58; Sekera, Buf (interference), 13:54.
Missed Penalty Shot-Nash, Clm, 12:08, second.
Shots on Goal-Columbus 10-12-7-29. Buffalo 9-7-5-21.
Power-play opportunities-Columbus 1 of 6; Buffalo 0 of 5.
Goalies-Columbus, Leclaire 3-1-0 (21 shots-21 saves). Buffalo, Miller 2-3-0 (28-26).
A-18,690 (18,690). T-2:18.
Referees-Steve Kozari, Dan O'Halloran. Linesmen-Greg Devorski, Michel Cormier.
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At Pittsburgh
Carolina 1 2 0 0-3
Pittsburgh 1 2 0 0-4
Pittsburgh wins shootout 3-2
First Period-1, Carolina, Whitney 2 (Brind'Amour, Cullen), :59 (pp). 2, Pittsburgh, Sykora 3 (Recchi, Crosby), 18:58. Penalties-Gonchar, Pit (hooking), :25. Commodore, Car, major (fighting), 3:18; Malone, Pit, major (fighting), 3:18; Ruutu, Pit (hooking), 9:56; Hedican, Car (interference), 12:12.
Second Period-3, Carolina, Letowski 1 (Brind'Amour, Williams), 3:57. 4, Carolina, Williams 2, 15:20. 5, Pittsburgh, Hall 1 (Ruutu, Talbot), 17:54. 6, Pittsburgh, Hall 2 (Gonchar, Sykora), 19:54 (pp). Penalties-Hedican, Car (tripping), 1:12; Ruutu, Pit (tripping), 5:43; Commodore, Car (delay of game), 11:55; Recchi, Pit (interference), 13:53; Commodore, Car (holding), 18:22; Brind'Amour, Car (hooking), 19:37.
Third Period-None. Penalties-Recchi, Pit (tripping), 3:24; Cole, Car (holding), 7:37.
Overtime-None. Penalties-None.
Shootout-Carolina 2 (Cullen G, Hamilton G, Whitney NG); Pittsburgh 3, (Christensen G, Sykora G, Crosby G).
Shots on Goal-Carolina 11-11-7-3-32. Pittsburgh 10-10-7-2-29.
Power-play opportunities-Carolina 1 of 5; Pittsburgh 1 of 7.
Goalies-Carolina, Ward 5-0-1 (29 shots-26 saves). Pittsburgh, Sabourin 0-0-1 (32-29).
A-17,132 (16,940). T-2:44.
Referees-Dean Warren, Chris Rooney. Linesmen-Dan Schachte, Mark Shewchyk.
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At Chicago
Colorado 0 1 2-3
Chicago 3 0 2-5
First Period-1, Chicago, Toews 2 (Kane, Wisniewski), 7:00. 2, Chicago, Sharp 2 (Williams), 8:29. 3, Chicago, Kane 1 (Sharp, Keith), 14:36. Penalties-Perreault, Chi (hooking), 2:07; Smith, Col (holding), 15:52; Kane, Chi (tripping), 17:47; Wisniewski, Chi, major (fighting), 20:00. Laperriere, Col, major (fighting), 20:00.
Second Period-4, Colorado, Wolski 2 (Brunette, Sakic), 15:21. Penalties-Skrastins, Col (tripping), 7:10; Leopold, Col (boarding), 8:38.
Third Period-5, Colorado, Svatos 3 (Stastny), :40. 6, Colorado, Smyth 3 (Brunette, Sakic), 7:35 (pp). 7, Chicago, Ruutu 2 (Johansson, Kane), 18:35. 8, Chicago, Lang 4 (Sharp, Perreault), 19:10 (en). Penalties-Zyuzin, Chi (tripping), :52; Laperriere, Col (hooking), 4:12; Lang, Chi (holding), 5:57; Seabrook, Chi (hooking), 10:07; Clark, Col (holding), 14:34.
Shots on Goal-Colorado 14-18-8-40. Chicago 10-10-7-27.
Power-play opportunities-Colorado 1 of 5; Chicago 0 of 5.
Goalies-Colorado, Theodore 1-2-0 (26 shots-22 saves). Chicago, Khabibulin 3-3-0 (40-37).
A-13,519 (20,500). T-2:24.
Referees-Kelly Sutherland, Rob Martell. Linesmen-David Brisebois, Pierre Champoux.
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At Vancouver, British Columbia
Los Angeles 0 3 1-4
Vancouver 1 0 1-2
First Period-1, Vancouver, Cooke 1 (Kesler, Burrows), 12:19. Penalties-Armstrong, LA (roughing), :43; Brown, LA (hooking), 6:05; Ivanans, LA, major (fighting), 17:14; Pyatt, Van, major (fighting), 17:14; Frolov, LA (interference), 18:11.
Second Period-2, Los Angeles, Johnson 1 (Calder, Armstrong), 3:04. 3, Los Angeles, Cammalleri 8 (Kopitar, Brown), 5:41 (pp). 4, Los Angeles, Frolov 1 (Visnovsky, Nagy), 9:57. Penalties-Rypien, Van, double minor (high-sticking), 5:07; Burrows, Van (holding), 16:34.
Third Period-5, Vancouver, Ohlund 2 (Kesler, Krajicek), 14:13. 6, Los Angeles, Brown 4, 19:38 (en). Penalties-Burrows, Van (high-sticking), 3:26; Willsie, LA (high-sticking), 6:43;
Shots on Goal-Los Angeles 7-8-1-16. Vancouver 10-5-13-28.
Power-play opportunities-Los Angeles 1 of 4; Vancouver 0 of 4.
Goalies-Los Angeles, LaBarbera W,1-2-0 (28 shots-26 saves). Vancouver, Luongo 3-4-0. (17-14).
A-18,630. (18,630). T-2:33.
Referees-Tom Kowal, Tim Peel. Linesmen-Steve Barton, Darren Gibbs.

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