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Avs seek 17th home win in row vs. Bruins

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Coming off a successful homestand, David Pastrnak and the Boston Bruins will look to stay hot on the road as they visit one of the league's best home teams and best team overall in the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night.

Pastrnak had a goal and an assist on Monday night, but newly re-signed goalie Tuukka Rask gave up five goals on 27 shots as the Bruins fell 5-3 to the Anaheim Ducks at home.

The goal was Pastrnak's 20th of the season -- tying Brad Marchand for the team lead and extending his point streak to six games (seven goals, three assists). Taylor Hall and Erik Haula each added a goal for Boston, which had won two straight and finished its homestand 5-2-0.


Yandle sets consecutive games record

NEW YORK (AP) Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Keith Yandle broke the NHL record on Tuesday night by playing in his 965th consecutive game.

The 35-year-old Yandle passed the previous mark set by Doug Jarvis, who played 964 straight games over his entire career from Oct. 8, 1975, to Oct. 10, 1987.


Isles hand Flyers 13th consecutive loss

NEW YORK (AP) Zach Parise scored the tiebreaking goal with just over eight minutes left in the third period and Ilya Sorokin made 14 saves as the New York Islanders edged Philadelphia 4-3.

The reeling Flyers notched their franchise-record 13th straight loss. But in a bright spot, Flyers defenseman Keith Yandle broke the NHL record by playing in his 965th consecutive game.


Pens score 4 in 3rd to win 6th straight

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Penguins fell behind on three separate occasions against the Arizona Coyotes, but each time they had a quick answer.

The biggest response came in the third period, when Sidney Crosby and Kris Letang led a four-goal barrage to give the red-hot Penguins a 6-3 win over the Coyotes on Tuesday night.


Sharks D Karlsson out at least 2 months

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson is expected to miss at least two months with an injury to his left forearm.

The Sharks said that Karlsson underwent surgery Monday to repair a small muscle tear in his left forearm. The team said Tuesday that Karlsson is expected to be reevaluated in mid-March.


Pavelski has 4 points, Stars sweep trip

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Joe Pavelski had two goals and two assists, and the Dallas Stars extended their winning streak to four games with a 5-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

Roope Hintz scored for the fourth straight game and rookie Jacob Peterson got his eighth goal as Dallas swept its four-game road trip. Braden Holtby made 36 saves to improve his career mark against New Jersey to 18-4-3.


McDavid lifts Oilers over Canucks in OT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Connor McDavid snapped a drought Tuesday in spectacular fashion.

With just 23.4 seconds left in overtime, the Edmonton Oilers' captain tapped in a Darnell Nurse pass from the top of the crease to secure a 3-2 comeback win over the Vancouver Canucks.


'Canes beat Knights in OT on Aho's goal

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Sebastian Aho's second goal of the game 3:49 into overtime gave the Carolina Hurricanes a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights after blowing a two-goal lead late in regulation Tuesday night.

Nino Niederreiter and Vincent Trocheck scored 57 seconds apart in the second period and Aho had a power-play goal in the third for Carolina. Andrei Svechnikov's second assist of the game came on the winning goal.


Marchment's 2 goals get Panthers by Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) On a team with plenty of scoring power, Florida Panthers forward Mason Marchment took his turn in the spotlight Tuesday night.

Marchment scored twice and added an assist as Florida defeated the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 before 250 fans.


Ekholm snaps tie, Predators beat Kraken

SEATTLE (AP) Mattias Ekholm scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and the Nashville Predators beat the Seattle Kraken 4-2 on Tuesday night.

The Predators also got goals from Filip Forsberg, Luke Kunin and Matt Duchene in their third straight win. Roman Josi added two assists, and Juuse Saros made 32 saves.

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