Lightning slams Hawks in shutout
TAMPA, FLA. – Ben Bishop made 28 saves for his second shutout, Steven Stamkos scored two goals, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-0 on Friday night. Stamkos has 11 goals and 17 points in nine games against Chicago.
• O'REILLY IS HERO: Ryan O'Reilly shot first and netted the only goal of the shootout, and the Colorado Avalanche overcame a late two-goal deficit and won 5-4 in Dallas.
•FIRST ONE IS BIG: Ryan Spooner scored his first NHL goal with 2:14 left in overtime, and the Bruins beat the Devils 3-2 after blowing a two-goal third-period lead.
•ZEROES FOR CAPS: Anton Khudobin's first shutout of the season lifted the host Carolina Hurricanes past Washington 3-0 for their fourth victory in six games.
•RECORD BREAKER: Jaroslav Halak set the Islanders' team record with his 33rd win of the season, and Ryan Strome scored in the first period in New York's 2-1 victory over the visiting Flames.
•BLACKHAWKS MAKE DEAL: Chicago acquired Finnish defenseman Kimmo Timonen, 39, from Philadelphia for two draft choices.