FLYERS RALLY PAST OILERS TO RUN WIN STREAK TO SEVEN
philadelphia» Michael Raffl scored with 1:29 remaining to cap Philadelphia’s rally from two goals down in a 6-5 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night for the Flyers’ seventh straight win.
Claude Giroux had two goals and one assist, and Mark Streit, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare and Jakub Voracek also scored for the Flyers. Steve Mason stopped 28 shots to win his sixth straight and improve to 11-8-3.
Leon Draisaitl had a goal and two assists, Connor McDavid had a goal and an assist, and Andrej Sekera, Benoit Pouliot and Oscar Klefbom also scored for the Oilers, who have blown leads in four straight games. Jonas Gustavsson finished with 25 saves.
Sidney Crosby got his 18th goal and added an assist to lead the Penguins over the Panthers 5-1. Conor Sheary, Tom Kuhnhackl, Matt Cullen and Carl Hagelin also scored for Pittsburgh. The Penguins have won four straight and five of their past six. Jaromir Jagr scored his 755th career goal, and Roberto Luongo stopped 25 shots for the Panthers. … Jamie Benn scored his 200th career goal and added two assists, and the Stars beat the Predators 5-2. … Jayson Megna and Jack Skille both had two goals, Ryan Miller made 38 saves before leaving with six minutes left in the third period, and the Canucks beat the Lightning 5-1. Miller skated to the bench and then went to the locker room. There was no immediate word on why he departed. … Anders Lee’s second goal of the game with just over seven minutes remaining lifted the Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the Blues. Lee’s go-ahead score on a slap shot came after Casey Cizikas won a faceoff in the Blues’ zone and sent the puck back to Lee, who rifled it past Allen with 7:18 left as New York improved its season-best stretch to 5-0-1 in its last six games. … Carey Price lost his temper after being bumped twice in his crease and made 19 saves to help the Canadiens beat the Devils 5-2. Torrey Mitchell scored twice and Phillip Danault, Artturi Lehkonen and Max Pacioretty also had goals for the Canadiens. … Kevin Hayes scored a power-play goal with 1:09 left in the third period to lift the Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Jets. Winnipeg forward Drew Stafford was in the penalty box for high-sticking when Ryan McDonagh’s point shot through traffic deflected to Hayes, who capitalized for his 11th of the season. … Dougie Hamilton scored 1:09 into overtime and Chad Johnson stopped 26 shots as the Flames beat the Coyotes 2-1.