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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -Sergei Samsonov scored with 1:07 left in overtime to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 3-2 victory over Philadelphia on Friday, ending the Flyers' winning streak at six games.

Cam Ward made 24 saves, and Patrick Dwyer and Tuomo Ruutu added goals to help the Hurricanes end a three-game losing streak. Joffrey Lupul and Carter each had a goal and an assist for the Flyers.

BOSTON (AP) - Blake Wheeler and David Krejci set up each other for scores 10 seconds apart in Boston's five-goal third period, helping the Bruins rebound from a loss in Buffalo for the 10th victory in 12 games.

Michael Ryder scored twice, and Chuck Kobasew, Dennis Wideman and Phil Kessel added goals for the Bruins, 10-1-1 in November. Manny Fernandez made 22 saves.

Nate Thompson and Richard Park scored for New York.

DALLAS (AP) - Dan Boyle scored two goals, Evgeni Nabokov made 25 saves and NHL-leading San Jose won its sixth straight to improve to 19-3-1.

The Sharks played for the first time in Dallas since losing to the Stars in four overtimes last season in the Western Conference semifinals.

Joe Pavelski, Milan Michalek, Rob Blake and Tomas Plihal also scored for San Jose. Loui Eriksson and James Neal scored for Dallas.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Jose Theodore made 28 saves for the first shutout with Washington, and Alex Ovechkin, Tomas Fleischmann and David Steckel scored goals.

Theodore, who spent parts of 10 seasons with Montreal before being traded to Colorado in March 2006, was making his second start against the Canadiens. In the first, he allowed eight goals in a loss with Colorado on Oct. 21, 2006.

The win was the Capitals' seventh straight at home - their longest streak since also winning seven in a row from Nov. 17-Dec. 16, 2000. Washington is 9-0-1 at home this season, and is 15-0-1 since March 9.

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Paul Gaustad broke a tie with his second goal, and Drew Stafford had two goals and an assist in Buffalo's comeback victory.

Sidney Crosby scored twice, and Tyler Kennedy added a goal for Pittsburgh. Evgeni Malkin had two assists to boost his NHL-leading points total to 37, and rookie John Curry made 28 saves in his first NHL start.

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - Markus Naslund and Nikolai Zherdev scored in a shootout, and Henrik Lundqvist made 38 saves in regulation and overtime for New York.

Lundqvist allowed Rostislav Olesz's goal in the tiebreaker, then stopped the final two attempts to improve to 5-1 in shootouts this season.

Zherdev, Dan Fritsche and Aaron Voros scored in regulation for New York, and Radek Dvorak, Jay Bouwmeester and David Booth countered for Florida.

DETROIT (AP) - Marian Hossa scored his second goal of the game with 2 minutes left, and Henrik Zetterberg had a goal and assist for Detroit.

Jiri Hudler and Kris Draper also scored, and Chris Osgood made 13 saves. Fedor Tyutin scored twice for Columbus, and Jakub Voracek added a goal.

ATLANTA (AP) - Ryan Suter beat Johan Hedberg on a breakaway 1:44 into overtime to give Nashville its first win in Atlanta since December 1999.

Dan Hamhuis and Scott Nichol each had a goal and an assist, and Jason Arnott scored his team-leading 11th goal for Nashville. Ilya Kovalchuk, Nathan Oystrick and Todd White scored for Atlanta.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - James Sheppard tipped in Marc-Andre Bergeron's slap shot early in the third period, and Mikko Koivu scored the winner off another assist from Bergeron in Minnesota's first victory of the season when trailing after 40 minutes.

Owen Nolan and Eric Belanger added goals. Ryan Malone scored for Tampa Bay, 1-2-3 since Rick Tocchet took over as coach following Barry Melrose's firing.

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Jonas Hiller made 26 saves for his second shutout of the season, and Ryan Getzlaf scored for Anaheim late in the second period.

Hiller, 4-0 in his last six appearances, started in place of Jean-Sebastien Giguere, who left the Ducks on Tuesday because of a family matter in Montreal.

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Mikael Tellqvist made 37 saves, and Derek Morris and Kevin Porter scored to help the Coyotes win their second straight.

Ryan Smyth scored for Colorado.

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