The shootout went like this:
Detorit's Jiri Hudler-DENIED
Vancouver's David Booth-DENIED
Detroit's Henrik Zetterberg-DENIED
Vancouver's Alex Edler-DENIED
Detroit's Todd Bertuzzi-DENIED
Vancouver's Alex Burrows-SCORES!
Detroit's 23 game home winning streak was over. Booth got to play in front of his family at home finally, and Luongo played an amazing shootout! With this win Vancouver is still one point behind Detroit. Detroit is #1 with 85 points while Vancouver is #2 with 84 points. Check out Burrows goal below and watch Lou celebrate his shootout shutout!
San Jose beat Toronto 2-1. Patrick Marleau scored both goals for San Jose in the 2nd period. Jake Gardiner scored the lone goal for Toronto. With the loss Toronto is now 9th place in the east with 65 points, while San Jose still leads their division with 71 points and 3rd in the west.
The Anaheim Ducks beat the Carolina Hurricane 3-2. It was a tied 2-2 and went into a S/O. Anaheim's Saku Koivu scored the only S/O goal. Anaheim is 13th in the west with 62 points and Carolina is 14th in the east with 58 points.
The Minnesota Wild beat the Florida Panther 3-2 in a S/O as well. Matt Cullen and Erik Christensen scored for the Wild in the S/O. Florida is in 8th in the east with 66 points and Minnesota is 12th in the west with 63 points.
The St. Louis Blues beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 as in a S/O. T.J Oshie and Andy Mcdonald scored the S/O goals. St. Louis has 81 points for 4th in the west and Nashville is not far behind with 77 points and 5th place.
Another game to end in a S/O was the Phoenix Coyotes win 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames. Calgary had a 2-0 lead at the end of the 1st period. Phoenix tied it up 2-2 at the end of the 2nd. Ray Whitney scored for Phoenix in the 3rd and Olli Jokinen tied it up to end the 3rd period 3-3. No scoring in OT and Ray Whitney scored the goal in the S/O! Phoenix hangs on to the 7th place playoff spot with 71 points but Calgary is 9th with 66 points. Tied with Dallas but Dallas has 3 more wins then Calgary so therefore gets the 8th place spot.
Edmonton's Devan Dubnyk stopped all 35 shots he faced last night for his 1st shutout this season. Edmonton beat the Philadelphia Flyers 2-0. Taylor Hall scored his 22nd goal of the year and Jordan Eberle scored his 27th goal for the 2-0 win! Philly is still 5th in the east with 73 points and Edmonton is 14th in the west with 54 points.
Tonight's line up is a bit shorter:
The Vancouver Canucks play the New Jersey Devils at 4:00pm
The New York Rangers play the New York Islanders at 4:00pm
The Montreal Canadiens play the Washington Capitals at 4:00pm
The Colorado Avalanche play the Columbus Blue Jackets at 4:00pm
The Boston Bruins play the Buffalo Sabres at 4:30pm
and finally the Minnesota Wild play the Dallas Stars at 5:30pm Enjoy!