Fri­day’s Games

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Is­lan­ders 4, (at) Pen­guins 3 (SO): John Tavares and An­thony Beauvil­lier scored in the shootout to lead New York over Pitts­burgh. Sid­ney Crosby scored in the shootout for Pitts­burgh, but Jaroslav Halak, mak­ing his first start since Dec. 29, stopped Phil Kes­sel and Nick Bonino. The Is­lan­ders moved into the sec­ond wild-card spot in the East. New York is tied with Bos­ton at 82 points, but has a game in hand.

Lightning 2, (at) Red Wings 1 (OT): Nikita Kucherov scored 3:28 into over­time to lift Tampa Bay over Detroit. The Lightning are one point be­hind the Bru­ins and Is­lan­ders for the fi­nal Eastern Con­fer­ence wild card.

(At) Stars 6, Sharks 1: Adam Crack­nell got his first hat trick in seven NHL sea­sons and Dal­las handed San Jose its fifth straight loss. Crack­nell opened the scor­ing in the first pe­riod, capped a three-goal flurry in the sec­ond and scored on a short-handed break­away in the third. The Sharks en­tered two points ahead of Ana­heim and Ed­mon­ton in the Pa­cific Divi­sion de­spite their long­est los­ing streak of the sea­son.

(At) Ducks 3, Jets 1: Jakob Sil­fver­berg had a goal and an as­sist in Ana­heim’s vic­tory.

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