NEW YORK (AP) -Chris Kelly scored all three goals for Ottawa, including the go-ahead tally with 2:24 remaining in the Senators' 3-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday night.
Kelly scored a short-handed goal in the second period and completed his hat trick into an empty net in the game's final second. Kelly doubled his season goal total to six.
Pascal Leclaire made 25 saves for his second win of the season for Ottawa, which won for just the third time in 11 games. The struggling Senators (12-14-2) had been shut out in their previous two games at home.
Brandon Prust scored a short-handed goal for the Rangers (16-12-1), who lost for only the third time in nine games. Henrik Lundqvist finished with 22 saves.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Daniel Briere scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:44 left and Philadelphia held on to beat the New York Islanders yet again.
Philadelphia is 3-0 against the Islanders this season and has won 21 of the past 23 meetings between the Atlantic Division rivals. New York had taken a 2-1 lead in the third period on goals by P.A. Parenteau and Frans Nielsen in a span of 36 seconds.
Matt Carle and Andreas Nodl also scored for Philadelphia, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 28 shots for the win.
Dwayne Roloson made 24 saves for the Islanders, who lost for the 17th time in 18 games (1-14-3) overall. New York went 0 for 4 on the power play and has failed on each of its past 36 advantages over 11 games.