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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -Chris Pronger scored with 2.1 seconds left to give the Philadelphia Flyers to 3-2 comeback victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday.

The defenseman took a pass from Claude Giroux and beat Cristobal Huet to the glove side to cap a five-goal third period.

The Flyers tied it with 2:04 left when Scott Hartnell corralled Kimo Timonen' pass near the blue line and beat Huet for his first goal since Jan. 30.

Simon Gagne opened the scoring for Philadelphia 1:18 into the third with his sixth goal in seven games. Kris Versteeg tied it 1:43 later on a power play, and Marian Hossa gave the Blackhawks the lead with 7:09 left.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Ilya Bryzgalov made 29 saves for his NHL-leading eighth shutout, and Lee Stempniak and Martin Hanzel each scored twice for Phoenix.

Stempniak has four goals in his last two games and five since joining the Coyotes in a trade with Toronto. Adrian Aucoin had two assists.

Phoenix won its fourth straight and snapped the Hurricanes' home winning streak at eight. Justin Peters made 16 saves for Carolina, 13-4-1 in its last 18 games.

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Bryan Allen scored at 2:46 of overtime to help Florida beat San Jose after overcoming an early two-goal deficit.

After becoming the first team in NHL history to win three straight games in regulation when trailing after two periods, the Sharks found themselves on the other side of a late comeback. The Sharks still gained a point to move three points ahead of Chicago for the best record in the Western Conference.

Shawn Matthias tied it off a spin move about 5 minutes into the third period, then set up the winner. Ryane Clowe and Patrick Marleau scored for San Jose.

DETROIT (AP) - Brian Rafalski scored a power-play goal 31 seconds into overtime, and Jimmy Howard stopped 24 shots for Detroit.

Detroit, which blew a two-goal lead, moved into eighth place in the Western Conference standings ahead of idle Calgary.

Pavel Datsyuk and Patrick Eaves put Detroit ahead a few minutes into the game, scoring on the second and third shots against Ryan Miller. Jochen Hecht pulled Buffalo within a goal at 7:05 of the first period and tied it 5 1/2 minutes into the second.

MONTREAL (AP) - Sergei Kostitsyn scored his second goal of the game early in the third period, and Montreal held off Boston for its season-high fifth straight win.

Jaroslav Halak made 21 saves, and Andrei Markov had a goal and an assist for Montreal in its sixth victory in seven games since the Olympic break. Blake Wheeler and Milan Lucic scored for Boston, 1-2-1 in its last four games.

TORONTO (AP) - Toronto linemates Tyler Bozak, Nikolai Kulemin and Phil Kessel combined for eight points in the Maple Leafs' third straight victory.

Kessel had two goals and an assist, Bozak finished with a goal and two assists, and Kulemin had a goal and an assist. John Mitchell and Mikhail Grabovski also scored for Toronto, last in the Eastern Conference with 58 points.

Andrew Cogliano, Gilbert Brule, Dustin Penner and Aaron Johnson scored for the Oilers, last overall in the NHL with 49 points.

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Jon Sim and Mark Streit scored 50 seconds apart in the second period against New Jersey backup goalie Yann Danis, and Dwayne Roloson made 38 saves to help New York snap a four-game losing streak.

Freddy Meyer and Sean Bergenheim also scored. Ilya Kovalchuk and Mike Mottau scored for New Jersey, 2-11-1 in its past 14 road games.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Andy McDonald had a goal and two assists, and St. Louis beat Columbus for its seventh victory in eight games.

David Backes, David Perron, Alexander Steen and B.J. Crombeen added goals for the Blues. Chris Mason made 24 saves, allowing only Jake Voracek's third-period goal.

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