NHL: Chicago Blackhawks extend their points-scoring run to 22 games
Patrick Kane was the hero for the Chicago as the Blackhawks recorded a 2-1 shootout win over the Detroit Red Wings.
Last Updated: 04/03/13 8:21am
Kane scored with just two minutes left to extend Chicago's record point-scoring streak to 22 games - before netting the only goal in the shootout.
Tomas Tatar had put the Red Wings ahead in the third period, leaving the Blackhawks on the brink of their first defeat in regulation this season only for Kane to have a decisive say, while Corey Crawford kept the Red Wings out in the shootout.
David Desharnais scored twice as the Montreal Canadiens came from behind to edge out the Boston Bruins 4-3.
Tomas Plekanec and Max Pacioretty also scored for the Canadiens, while Tyler Seguin, Patrice Bergeron and Dougie Hamilton tallied for Boston.
Artem Anisimov scored an overtime winner to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 2-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
The New York Rangers beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 following a shootout, the Minnesota Wild were 4-2 winners over the Edmonton Oilers and the Calgary Flames saw off the Vancouver Canucks 4-2.
The Carolina Hurricanes beat the Florida Panthers for the second night running, winning 3-2, the Dallas Stars overcame the St Louis Blues 4-1 and the New York Islanders edged out the Ottawa Senators 3-2 following a shootout.