NHL roundup: Wilson has goal, assist in Sabres’ victory

Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, blocks a shot by Buffalo Sabres' Evander Kane (9) during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. The Sabres won 4-2. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — Scott Wilson had a goal and an assist during Buffalo’s big second period, helping the Sabres cool off Tuukka Rask and the Boston Bruins with a 4-2 victory on Saturday night.

Lightning 4, Kings 3

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 44 saves, Steven Stamkos had a goal and an assist, and NHL-leading Tampa Bay beat Los Angeles. Tampa Bay also got goals from Alex Killorn, Cedric Paquette and Nikita Kucherov.

Wild 3, Blackhawks 0

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Devan Dubnyk made a season-high 44 saves, Charlie Coyle scored twice and Minnesota beat Chicago.

Mikko Koivu also scored in the first period for Minnesota, which is 9-0-3 in its last 12 home games.

Hurricanes 3, Avalanche 1

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Brock McGinn scored twice to lead Carolina to a win over Colorado.

Jeff Skinner also scored, Elias Lindholm had two assists and Cam Ward stopped 29 shots to help the Hurricanes remain one point ahead of Columbus for the second wild card in the Eastern Conference.

COMMENTS