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Philly rallies but Tampa wins 6-5 in OT

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) Anthony Cirelli saved the day for the Tampa Bay Lightning.

After becoming the first team in NHL history to cough up a four-goal lead in the final 10 minutes of a game, Tampa Bay escaped with the win when Cirelli scored 1:47 into overtime to lift the Lightning to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.

Cirelli outmuscled Wayne Simmonds to gain position in front of the net and beat Calvin Pickard with a top-shelf wrist shot. It was his fourth goal of the season.

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Larkin OT winner lifts Wings over Devils

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Dylan Larkin and the Detroit Red Wings are gaining confidence with each win.

Rallying on the road sure helps.

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Sabres top Jets in SO for 4th win in row

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Conor Sheary and Carter Hutton gave the surging Buffalo Sabres another full two points in the standings.

Sheary scored in the seventh round of a shootout, Hutton stopped 25 shots and the Sabres beat the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.

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Leafs edge Ducks in OT for 6th win in 7

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) The California road swing has traditionally posed problems for the Toronto Maple Leafs. That wasn't the case this season.

Morgan Reilly scored with 1:43 remaining in overtime to lift the Maple Leafs over the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 on Friday night for a three-game sweep through the Golden State.

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Blues win in Perron's return to Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) ��� St. Louis forward David Perron has zero points in two games against the Vegas Golden Knights.

He has two wins, though.

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Backstrom's OT goal gets Capitals by Avs

DENVER (AP) When they were teammates, Nicklas Backstrom always had a tough time against Philipp Grubauer in practice.

The Washington Capitals veteran had better luck when they met as opponents Friday night.

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Stars beat Bruins on Dickinson's OT goal

DALLAS (AP) Ben Bishop was as much a cheerleader as a goalie for Dallas in a scoreless overtime game.

"It's like, `C'mon, let's score, guys,'" he said.

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Kings' Petersen tops 'Hawks in 1st start

CHICAGO (AP) Cal Petersen returned to Chicago for a memorable first NHL start.

Petersen made 34 saves and stopped Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane in a shootout, leading the Los Angeles Kings to a 2-1 victory over the Blackhawks on Friday night.

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Oilers swap Strome for Rangers' Spooner

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) The Edmonton Oilers traded forward Ryan Strome to the New York Rangers for forward Ryan Spooner on Friday.

Strome, a fifth-overall pick of the New York Islanders in 2011, had a goal and an assist in 18 games with Edmonton this season. He has 59 goals and 103 assists in 358 career NHL games with the Islanders and Oilers.

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Penguins' Crosby could miss 1 week

PITTSBURGH (AP) Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will miss Thursday night's game against Tampa Bay due to an upper-body injury.

The team disclosed the injury on Wednesday when Crosby skipped practice. Crosby worked out before his teammates hit the ice on Thursday for their pregame skate. Coach Mike Sullivan declined to offer specifics on the nature of Crosby's issue but said it's not concussion-related.

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