Read beat Johan Hedberg on the first shot and New Jersey's Ilya Kovalchuk matched him. Giroux scored the second shootout goal, and David Clarkson and Patrik Elias both failed in their attempts against Ilya Bryzgalov.
The slumping Flyers badly need this win following a 5-2 loss to the Devils on Wednesday. The Flyers are still on the outside of the Eastern Conference playoff race.
Max Talbot scored in regulation for the Flyers and Clarkson had a goal for the Devils.
Bryzgalov finished with 26 saves.
FLAMES 6, PREDATORS 3
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Curtis Glencross had his second career hat trick to lead Calgary to its sixth straight home win.
Predators goalie Pekka Rinne, who came in wiath a 2.13 goals-against average, was pulled for the second straight night after Comeau's goal put the Flames up two 8 minutes into the game. While he leads the NHL with five shutouts, Rinne has been pulled in four of his last eight starts.
RED WINGS 3, OILERS 2, OT
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Pavel Datsyuk scored at 3:39 of overtime as Detroit snapped it's three-game skid.
On the game-winner, Datsyuk made a nice move to get past defender Jeff Petry and blasted a shot past Dubnyk.
Kronwall got credit for the tying goal with 5:53 to go in the third when Petry knocked the puck into the Oilers' net.
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