FLY­ERS FIND A WAY FOR OVER­TIME WIN

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detroit» Bray­den Schenn scored 2:44 into over­time and An­thony Sto­larz posted his first shutout in his sec­ond ca­reer start, lift­ing the Philadel­phia Fly­ers over the Detroit Red Wings 1-0 on Sun­day night for their ninth con­sec­u­tive win.

Sto­larz made 28 saves, help­ing Philadel­phia out­last Jimmy Howard and the Red Wings. Howard made 34 saves for Detroit in his first start since Nov. 23.

Schenn cut in from the left wing, skated across the top of the crease, faked a back­hand shot and then slid the puck in for his eighth goal of the sea­son and fourth in two games.

Howard stopped Pierre-Edouard Belle­maire from the bot­tom in­side edge of the right cir­cle 1:53 into over­time.

SUN­DAY’S HIGH­LIGHTS

An­toine Ver­mette and Corey Perry each had a goal and an assist and the Ducks scored a sea­son-high three power-play goals to beat the Se­na­tors 5-1. Joseph Cra­marossa, Nick Ritchie and Sami Vata­nen also scored, and John Gib­son made 21 saves. Ryan Dzin­gel scored for the Se­na­tors. Mike Con­don made 10 saves be­fore be­ing re­moved for Andrew Ham­mond in the sec­ond pe­riod. Ham­mond stopped 16 shots. … Alex Ovechkin scored a power-play goal in the first pe­riod and Braden Holtby made it stand up, stop­ping 20 shots to help the Cap­i­tals beat the Canucks 3-0. Wash­ing­ton nursed a 1-0 lead un­til Ovechkin earned an assist on a goal by Justin Wil­liams with just un­der 15 min­utes left. Tom Wilson scored into an empty net with 52 sec­onds re­main­ing to seal the Cap­i­tals’ fourth straight vic­tory. … Matt Dumba, Nino Nieder­re­iter and Mikael Gran­lund scored, De­van Dub­nyk made 22 saves and the Wild held on to beat the Blues 3-1. Dumba scored for the sec­ond straight game in the sec­ond pe­riod, and Nieder­re­iter got his eighth goal about seven min­utes later. Gran­lund added an emp­tynet goal. Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 14th goal of the sea­son for St. Louis. Jake Allen stopped 22 shots for the Blues. … Mar­ian Hossa, Artem Anisi­mov and Artemi Pa­narin scored to lift the Black­hawks over the Stars 3-1. Chicago’s Scott Dar­ling made 23 saves in his fifth straight start while No. 1 goalie Corey Craw­ford re­cov­ers from an ap­pen­dec­tomy . ... J.T. Miller and Brady Sk­jei scored 3:50 apart late in the sec­ond pe­riod and Antti Raanta stopped 19 shots for his sec­ond straight shutout as the Rangers beat the Devils 5-0. Chris Krei­der had a goal and an assist, and Bran­don Pirri and Jimmy Ve­sey also scored. … Mark Letestu scored twice in the third pe­riod to rally the the Oilers past the Jets 3-2.

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