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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -The New Jersey Devils' game against the Tampa Bay Lightning was suspended Friday night when a lighting problem on one side of the arena in the second period could not be fixed.

The teams waited 1 hour, 52 minutes before suspending the game.

The Lightning led 3-0 with 9:12 left in the period when the lights dimmed in the Devils end and could not be relit.

The game will resume at the point where play was stopped.

Devils president and general manager Lou Lamoriello said a circuit breaker at 3-year-old Prudential Center went down during the second period.

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Rookie defenseman Tyler Myers scored two of Buffalo's three power-play goals and assisted on the other.

Ryan Miller made a career-high 48 saves, and Tim Kennedy also scored in Buffalo's sixth straight victory and 10th in a row against Toronto.

Matt Stajan and John Mitchell scored third-period goals for Toronto, and Vesa Toskala stopped 28 shots. The Maple Leafs have lost four of their last five.

The 19-year-old Myers, second among NHL rookies with 26 points, became the first Sabres defenseman with a multigoal game since Jaroslav Spacek scored twice at Philadelphia last Feb. 19. Myers has six goals.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Ray Whitney scored two goals, and Cam Ward made 29 saves to help Carolina beat Colorado in a chippy game.

Brandon Yip spoiled Ward's shutout bid, scoring with 15.5 seconds left.

The teams combined for 58 penalty minutes, with the violence starting early when Colorado's Darcy Tucker and Carolina's Tuomo Ruutu traded punches. On Oct. 23 in Denver in the teams' last meeting, Ruutu sent Tucker into the boards and, eventually, off the ice on a backboard, leaving behind a pool of blood on the ice.

DALLAS (AP) - Brad Richards scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period, and Dallas snapped a three-game losing streak to spoil New York goalie Rick DiPietro's return from a knee injury that sidelined him more than a year.

Toby Petersen, Loui Eriksson and Brenden Morrow also scored for the Stars, 9-2-2 in their last 13 at home. DiPietro made 24 saves, and Josh Bailey, Kyle Okposo and Frans Nielsen scored for the Islanders.

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