ATLANTA (AP) -Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane both scored two goals and Viktor Stalberg added the winner in a shootout to help the Chicago Blackhawks snap a two-game slide with a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers on Saturday night.
The Thrashers have lost two straight overall and four of five at home.
Atlanta defenseman Dustin Byfuglien, who faced Chicago for the first time since being traded by the defending Stanley Cup champions, was stopped on the Thrashers' last shootout attempt when Marty Turco reached out and poked the puck away with his stick.
Turco stopped 33 shots to win for the first time in three starts and improve to 7-4-1.
BOSTON (AP) - Jaroslav Halak made 33 saves through overtime and two more in the shootout to lead St. Louis past Boston.
Gregory Campbell scored with 7 minutes left in the third period to spoil Halak's hopes for a fourth shutout in five games. That ended his shutout streak at 150 minutes, 3 seconds.
But T.J. Oshie and Brad Boyes both beat Tuukka Rask in the shootout. Halak stopped Patrice Bergeron and Michael Ryder, with help from the post both times. The Bruins also had two goals erased by replays in regulation.
Halak and the Blues have won six straight games.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Andreas Nodl snapped a tie with 5:25 left for Philadelphia, which stretched its winning streak to six and sent the slumping New York Islanders (4-8-2) to their seventh straight loss.
The Islanders played at home for only the fifth time in 14 games this season.
Mike Richards added a goal and an assist for the Flyers, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots.
Matt Moulson scored the Islanders' lone goal. Dwayne Roloson made 24 saves and earned an assist.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Eric Staal scored twice and Jeff Skinner had a goal and an assist to lead Carolina over Florida.
Cam Ward made 18 saves for the Hurricanes, who bounced back from a 7-4 loss at Florida on Friday night.
Darcy Hordichuk and Michael Frolik scored for the Panthers, and Scott Clemmensen made 26 saves.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Cal Clutterbuck followed a crushing hit with the decisive goal in the third period to give Minnesota a win against Columbus.
Brent Burns scored two power-play goals for the Wild, who won their third in a row, and Mikko Koivu added two assists. Jose Theodore stopped 35 shots.
Rick Nash and Kyle Wilson had Columbus' goals. Mathieu Garon, who had shutouts in the previous two games, lost at home with the Blue Jackets for the first time.
The Blue Jackets (8-4), off to the best start in franchise history, had won seven of nine overall and three straight at home.
Garon, who had won 3-0 in his last two starts, was 8-0-4 in home games with a 1.96 goals-against average and a .930 save percentage in 15 games over two seasons in Columbus. He was also 7-3-1 in his career against Minnesota.
The Wild ended his shutout streak at 142 minutes and 43 seconds when Burns scored 8:49 into the game.
MONTREAL (AP) - Alex Kovalev scored twice for his 996th and 997th NHL points and Ottawa extended its winning streak to three by beating Montreal.
Kovalev, who played for Montreal from 2003-09, opened the scoring late in the first. He added his second goal on a power play 6:42 into the third that made it 3-1.
Brian Elliott made 21 saves, and Zack Smith also scored for the Senators, who have won six of eight since a 1-4-1 start. Erik Karlsson and Peter Regin each had two assists.
Brian Gionta scored with 4:07 left in the third to draw the Canadiens within one. Jaroslav Spacek also scored for Montreal, which won 3-2 in Buffalo on Friday. Price made 28 saves.
TORONTO (AP) - Tyler Ennis scored the shootout winner for last-place Buffalo against Toronto.
The Sabres rookie put a nice deke on Jean-Sebastien Giguere in the fifth round of the shootout. It was the first win in six games for the Sabres, who came in tied for the fewest points in the NHL.
Toronto squandered a third-period lead and lost in the shootout for the second straight game.
Derek Roy and Jochen Hecht scored in regulation for Buffalo (4-9-2).
Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin had goals for the Maple Leafs (5-5-3).