Blackhawks 3, Bruins 2: Patrick Kane scored in a shootout to lift Chicago over Boston. The Blackhawks had lost their past seven games that had gone past regulation.
Lightning 5, Hurricanes 3: Mark Barberio scored his first two career goals as Tampa Bay beat Carolina to move into a tie for the Atlantic Division lead.
Rangers 4, Capitals 1: Rick Nash scored two of New York's three first-period goals, and goalie Henrik Lundqvist won for the fifth time in six outings as the Rangers beat Washington.
Olympics: Penguins star Sidney Crosby, who scored the winning goal against the United States in the gold-medal game of the 2010 Games, will captain the Canadian hockey team at the Sochi Olympics.
-- ASSOCIATED PRESS