Stars 3, Sabres 2: Alex Chiasson broke a third-period tie with his first goal in 13 games, and Dallas' Lindy Ruff earned his 600th NHL coaching victory with a win over his former team. Ruff posted his first 571 wins with the Sabres.
Wild 3, Flames 2: Jared Spurgeon's power-play goal in the third period helped Minnesota notch its season-high fifth straight win.
Kings 2, Canadiens 1: Jeff Carter scored his 250th career NHL goal on a power play, and Los Angeles beat Montreal for its fifth straight victory.
Predators: Goalie Pekka Rinne is expected to start Tuesday against Pittsburgh in his return from a hip injury that has limited him to nine games this season.
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