Jagr on the move; Lightning blow

Jaromir Jagr moved into third place on the NHL's all-time point list with 1,851 with an assist in the Florida Panthers' 5-4 overtime defeat to the Boston Bruins at BB&T Center.

Jagr passed Gordie Howe and now trails only Wayne Gretzky (2,857) and Mark Messier (1,887).

Lee Stempniak scored the winning goal with a minute left in overtime after Florida had rallied from a 4-1 deficit, tying the game with 4:43 left in regulation through Jiri Hudler.

Patrice Bergeron scored twice for the Bruins, with David Pastrnak and Brett Connolly also finding the net.

Rookie defenceman Shayne Gostisbehere scored twice as the Philadelphia Flyers ended the Tampa Bay Lightning's nine-game winning streak with a 4-2 victory at Wells Fargo Center.

Brayden Schenn had a goal and an assist for the Flyers and Wayne Simmonds also scored, while Ondrej Palat and Vladislav Namestnikov scored for Tampa Bay.

TJ Oshie and Nicklas Backstrom scored in the shootout to give the league-leading Washington Capitals a 2-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Ryan Getzlaf had given the Ducks the lead just a minute into the contest but Andre Burakovsky's 14th goal of the season tied it up 41 seconds into the third period and after overtime could not separate the teams, the Capitals prevailed in the shootout.

Sam Reinhart scored the only goal of the shootout to lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Joe Pavelski scored 19 seconds into overtime and Martin Jones made a career-high 47 saves to guide the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames, while goals from Shawn Matthias, Matt Duchene and Mikhail Grigorenko helped the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-1.

Jeff Carter scored twice and Anze Kopitar added a goal and two assists to lead the Los Angeles Kings to a 5-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks at Staples Center.

 

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