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pitts­burgh» Tyler Tof­foli scored 1:00 into over­time, help­ing the Kings end the Penguins’ seven-game win­ning streak with a 1-0 vic­tory Fri­day night.

The Kings have won four straight against the Penguins and three of their past four games. Tof­foli got his eighth goal, and Peter Bu­daj stopped 39 shots for his third shutout of the sea­son.

Matt Mur­ray made his fifth straight start and had 27 saves for the Penguins. Pitts­burgh had won nine of 11 and six straight at home.

Tof­foli scored on a 3-on-1, tak­ing a pass from de­fense­man Alec Martinez be­fore skat­ing to the top of the crease and lift­ing a wrist shot that beat Mur­ray to the glove side.


Ras­mus Ris­to­lainen scored 42 sec­onds into over­time to give the Sabres a 3-2 vic­tory over the Is­lan­ders. Jo­han Lars­son and Matt Moul­son also scored, and Ris­to­lainen had his team-lead­ing 19th as­sist to help the Sabres win their sec­ond straight game. Robin Lehner made 33 saves. Ryan Strome and Alan Quine scored for New York, and Jean-Fran­cois Berube made 34 saves in his first start of the sea­son. … T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored in the shootout and the Cap­i­tals earned their sixth straight win by beat­ing the Hur­ri­canes 4-3. Oshie also scored the ty­ing goal on a de­flec­tion with 6:04 left, Alex Ovechkin scored his team-lead­ing 14th goal. … David Sch­lemko, Pa­trick Mar­leau, Timo Meier and Melker Karls­son scored to chase Carey Price in the sec­ond pe­riod, and the Sharks beat the Cana­di­ens 4-2. Look­ing for his 250th vic­tory, Price was pulled af­ter con­ced­ing the four goals on 18 shots. Al Mon­toya made five saves in re­lief. Brian Flynn and Jeff Petry scored in the third pe­riod for Mon­treal. … Sam Gag­ner got his fifth goal in five games, rookie Zach Weren­ski had two as­sists and the Blue Jack­ets beat the Flames 4-1.


NHL dishes out two sus­pen­sions. The NHL sus­pended Stars for­ward Cody Eakin and Sen­a­tors for­ward Mike Hoff­man on Fri­day. Eakin was sus­pended four games with­out pay for charg­ing Rangers goalie Hen­rik Lundqvist. The sus­pen­sion will cost him $85,556. Hoff­man was pe­nal­ized two games for cross-check­ing Sharks for­ward Lo­gan Cou­ture in the back of his head/neck area. The sus­pen­sion will cost him $57,639.

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