Thomas Hickey scored midway through the third period and Josh Bailey netted a tally with just 18 seconds left in overtime as the New York Islanders nabbed a pair of points with a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames Thursday. Jaroslav Halak had 31 saves for the Islanders, giving him 88 stops in the last 90 shots faced.
Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk joined the exclusive 900-point club Sunday after tallying two goals and an assist in their 6-5 triumph over the Boston Bruins. The 37-year-old Datsyuk, in his 14th season, is the sixth player to reach 900 points with the Red Wings.
Henrik Lundvist stopped 27 of 28 shots as the New York Rangers edged the New Jersey Devils 2-1 Monday night at Madison Square Garden. "The King" allowed just a late tally from Travis Zajac but was otherwise superb in leading the Blueshirts to a third straight win.
Defenseman Matt Niskanen scored the game-winning goal in the third period to lift the Washington Capitals to a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers Sunday at Verizon Center. Niskanen broke a 2-2 tie with an unassisted goal at 5:24 of the third as the Capitals improved to 38-9-4.