Jakub Voracek and Dale Weise started Philadelphia’s four-objective third period as the Flyers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-2 in the NHL on Sunday night.
Jordan Weal scored his fifth objective in the primary time frame and Valtteri Filppula his ninth in the second, then the Flyers tore it open in the third. Weise got his fifth of the season and Voracek his nineteenth before Radko Gudas and Shayne Gostisbehere topped the scoring.
Steve Mason ceased 25 shots for the Flyers, who won for the fourth time in seven recreations.
Philadelphia is six focuses behind Boston for the second Eastern Conference trump card, with three groups in front of them and seven diversions left. The Flyers had won three of their past nine amusements, including a home shutout against Pittsburgh.
Matt Murray made 27 puts something aside for the Penguins, who passed up a major opportunity for a chance to move a point behind the Washington Capitals for the top spot in the Metropolitan Division. Matt Cullen and Patric Hornqvist scored.
RED WINGS 3, WILD 2, OT: Andreas Athanasiou scored 1:52 into additional time and lifted the Detroit Red Wings over the reeling Minnesota Wild.
Jimmy Howard made the amusement winning objective conceivable by making one of his 24 spares.
Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist got the bounce back and made a long leave to set behind Athanasiou, who faked out Devan Dubnyk with a move before flipping the puck into the net.
The Wild have lost eight of nine and are 3-10-1 in March. Regardless they secured a playoff spot late Saturday night when the Los Angeles Kings lost to the New York Rangers. The Wild extended their postseason streak to five under first-year mentor Bruce Boudreau.
Mike Green and Tomas Tatar additionally scored for Detroit. Dubnyk completed with 16 spares and Eric Staal and Nate Prosser scored for Minnesota. STARS 2, DEVILS 1, OT: Tyler Seguin scored on a strategic maneuver 20 seconds into extra minutes as the Dallas Stars revived to beat the New Jersey Devils.
Brews Hemsky additionally scored a strategic maneuver objective with 6:36 remaining in control as the Stars returned to abstain from being disposed of from playoff conflict.
Kari Lehtonen made 20 puts something aside for Dallas, including a stop on an in need of help breakaway endeavor by Blake Pietila about a moment before Hemsky tied the diversion. Blake Coleman, who was conceived in Plano, Texas, scored his first NHL objective for New Jersey. Keith Kinkaid made 30 spares.
Planes 2, CANUCKS 1: Michael Hutchinson made 28 recoveries and Adam Lowry scored a strategic maneuver objective in the third time frame to lift the Winnipeg Jets past the Vancouver Canucks.
Lowry scored the thumbs up objective with 8:13 to go, keeping the Jets scientifically alive in the playoff picture — albeit one misfortune or one win by St. Louis whatever remains of the season would thump Winnipeg out of dispute.
Mathieu Perreault additionally scored for Winnipeg. Alexander Edler had the main objective for Vancouver, while Ryan Miller made 30 spares.
DUCKS 6, RANGERS 3: Andrew Cogliano scored the thumbs up objective ahead of schedule in the third time frame and Jonathan Bernier made 25 spares as the Anaheim Ducks won their fourth straight amusement by beating Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers.
Patrick Eaves scored two objectives and Ryan Getzlaf had four helps as Anaheim advanced two purposes of sit out of gear San Jose and Edmonton for the lead position in the Pacific Division with seven diversions remaining.
Josh Manson had an in need of help objective and Ryan Kesler scored on the strategic maneuver for the Ducks, who enhanced to 8-1-1 in their last 10 diversions.
Lundqvist made 28 spares in his first begin since torment a hip harm on March 7, and Brady Skjei, Derek Stepan and Rick Nash each scored for the Rangers. New York could have secured a playoff spot with a win.
Cogliano vigilantly dashed into score on a bounce back after a go head to head amongst Kesler and Stepan sent the puck off Lundqvist, and Eaves multiplied the Ducks’ lead 2:04 later.