NHL roundup: Isles edge Leafs for 12th win in 13

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Anthony Beauvillier scored twice, together with the go-ahead objective late within the second interval Wednesday evening, because the red-hot New York Islanders held on to edge the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-Four in Uniondale, N.Y.

Nov 13, 2019; Uniondale, NY, USA; Toronto Maple Leafs heart William Nylander (88) skates throughout the blue line in opposition to New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier (18) through the third interval at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Obligatory Credit score: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports activities

Mathew Barzal, Derick Brassard and Casey Cizikas additionally scored for the Islanders, who prolonged their level streak to 13 video games (12-Zero-1). The hosts improved to Three-1-Zero in opposition to the Maple Leafs since John Tavares signed with Toronto as a free agent in July 2018 after 9 seasons in New York.

Goaltender Semyon Varlamov recorded 23 saves for the win. Frederik Andersen made 25 saves in a shedding effort.

Tavares, greeted with “We don’t want you!” chants, scored the ultimate objective for the Maple Leafs, who’ve misplaced three straight (Zero-2-1). Kasperi Kapanen, William Nylander and Justin Holl additionally scored for Toronto.

Senators Four, Devils 2

Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored the tiebreaking objective with 2:01 remaining and recorded his first regular-season hat trick as Ottawa rallied to a win in New Jersey. For the primary time this season, the Senators earned a victory in a recreation they trailed after two intervals.

Pageau recorded his fifth profession two-goal recreation within the common season (he has a pair of playoff hat tips) and helped the Senators rebound from an unpleasant Eight-2 loss at Carolina on Monday.

Mark Borowiecki additionally scored for Ottawa. The Devils obtained objectives from Wayne Simmonds and Will Butcher.

Capitals 2, Flyers 1 (SO)

T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov every scored within the shootout to carry Washington previous host Philadelphia, giving the Capitals no less than some extent in 13 straight video games.

Claude Giroux scored for the Flyers within the shootout however Jakub Voracek missed and Sean Couturier was stopped by Braden Holtby because the Capitals improved to 11-Zero-2 on their run.

Brendan Leipsic scored Washington’s lone objective in regulation whereas John Carlson picked up his league-leading 22nd help. Holtby made 30 saves. Giroux scored on an influence play in regulation for Philadelphia. Flyers goalie Carter Hart made 35 saves.

Stars Three, Flames 1

Joe Pavelski scored twice, and Justin Dowling notched his first NHL objective to steer visiting Dallas over Calgary.

Ben Bishop stopped 24 pictures to internet the win for the Stars, who’re on an Eight-1-1 run that has pushed them up the standings. Dowling, who grew up in Cochrane, Alberta, simply exterior Calgary, scored within the third interval for his first objective in his 34th NHL recreation.

The Stars, who additionally celebrated Corey Perry’s 1,000th NHL recreation, paid a value for the win. Ahead Andrew Cogliano left the sport early within the third interval on account of a lower-body harm.

Blackhawks 5, Golden Knights Three

Patrick Kane and Dylan Strome every had a objective and two assists, Kirby Dach had one objective and one help, and Corey Crawford stopped 39 of 42 pictures to carry Chicago to a victory at Las Vegas.

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Zack Smith and Alex DeBrincat had two assists every, and Calvin de Haan and Erik Gustafsson scored 45 seconds aside within the second interval as Chicago tallied 5 consecutive objectives after dealing with an early two-goal deficit. The Blackhawks improved to Four-1-1 of their previous six video games whereas incomes the franchise’s first victory in opposition to the Golden Knights in eight tries.

William Karlsson notched a objective and an help for the Golden Knights, who additionally obtained objectives from William Service and Nate Schmidt. Vegas fell to Zero-Three-1 in its previous 4 video games and has misplaced seven of 9 (2-Four-Three).

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