CAROLINA 2, NASHVILLE 1
In Raleigh, N.C., Alexander Semin and Jeff Skinner scored and Anton Khudobin made 31 saves to lift the Carolina Hurricanes to their season-high fourth win in a row, 2-1 over the Nashville Predators on Sunday.
The Hurricanes, who played without injured captain Eric Staal, took a 1-0 lead on Semin’s goal 4:28 into the game. Carolina went ahead for good when Skinner scored with 3:31 left.
Staal sat out after he sustained a lower-body injury Saturday night in a win at the New York Islanders.
SAN JOSE 3, CHICAGO 2
In Chicago, Logan Couture and Joe Pavelski scored in a shootout, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday night for their first victory in Chicago in three years.
EDMONTON 5, TAMPA BAY 3
In Edmonton, Alberta, Jordan Eberle scored two goals, and the Edmonton Oilers snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night. It was the Oilers’ first win against a team above the playoff cutline in a month.
ANAHEIM 4, VANCOUVER 3 (OT)
In Anaheim, Calif., Corey Perry scored his league-leading eighth game-winning goal of the season with 0.6 seconds on the clock in overtime, giving the Anaheim Ducks a come-from-brhind 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night.
PITTSBURGH 6, WINNIPEG 5
In Pittsburgh, Evgeni Malkin scored twice in his return from injury and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Winnipeg Jets. James Neal added two goals for Pittsburgh, which matched a club record by winning its 12th consecutive home game.