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.