DALLAS (AP) - Mats Zuccarello scored in the second round of the shootout and Henrik Lundqvist was perfect in the tiebreaker to lift the New York Rangers over the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Friday night.
Zuccarello, playing in his seventh NHL game, beat Kari Lehtonen with a nifty hesitation move to help the Rangers improve to 7-2-2 in their last 11. Zuccarello starred again after scoring his first career goal in overtime to beat Carolina on Wednesday.
Lundqvist denied Dallas' Jamie Benn, Brad Richards and Mike Ribeiro in the shootout as the Rangers earned the extra point.
Lundqvist made 28 saves for the Rangers, who got a short-handed goal from Ruslan Fedotenko and a power-play goal from Artem Anisimov. Lundqvist earned an assist on Anisimov's goal, the goalie's second in two games and third this season.
Ribeiro scored a power-play goal and Lehtonen stopped 29 shots for the Stars, who have won their last six on the road but are 0-3-2 in their last five at home.
CHICAGO (AP) - Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane scored on Chicago's first two attempts in the shootout, and the Blackhawks recovered after losing a late lead to beat Ottawa.
Toews and Kane scored against Brian Elliott in the tiebreaker. Chicago rookie Corey Crawford stopped Alex Kovalev and Daniel Alfredsson to win it.
Milan Michalek backhanded in a rebound with 1:25 left in regulation, while Elliott was off for a sixth skater, to tie the game at 2 and force overtime.
Kane also scored in regulation and Patrick Sharp added his team-leading 24th goal for Chicago, which was 1-4 in its previous five games.
Alfredsson had a power-play goal in regulation for Ottawa, 0-2-2 in its last four.
ATLANTA (AP) - Mikhail Grabovski, Nikolai Kulemin and Clarke MacArthur each scored two goals in Toronto's rout of Atlanta.
Kris Versteeg, Colby Armstrong and Phil Kessel each added a goal for the Maple Leafs, who scored nine straight - including six goals in the second period - for their second straight win overall and third consecutive on the road.
James Reimer made 41 saves for the Maple Leafs, who had six goals in a span of 7:43 of the second period. Toronto had a 2-1 lead before the offensive barrage started with Armstrong's goal at 12:06.
Tobias Enstrom gave the Thrashers a 1-0 lead early in the first period.
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - Eric Staal broke a tie 9:34 into the third period, and Carolina beat Florida.
Jeff Skinner, who came into the game leading NHL rookies with 28 points, had two goals and an assist for Carolina. Erik Cole also had two goals, including an empty-netter, and Tuomo Ruutu added two assists.
Justin Peters, making only his seventh start of the season, stopped 32 shots for Carolina, 4-0-2 in its last six games.
Marty Reasoner scored twice for the Panthers, 5-3-2 in their last 10 games. David Booth had the other Florida goal. Tomas Vokoun made 30 saves.