Flames shut out Red Wings again

November 28, 2009 

Miika Kiprusoff made 40 saves for his second shutout of the season and 32nd overall, leading the visiting Calgary Flames to a 3-0 victory over the slumping Detroit Red Wings on Friday night.

Detroit hasn't scored in 153 minutes, 22 seconds. The Red Wings have been shut out in consecutive games for the first time since December 2001 and the first time at home since 1977. On Wednesday night, they lost 2-0 to Atlanta.

Jamie Lundmark and Olli Jokinen each had a goal and an assist, Nigel Dawes also scored, and Jarome Iginla had two assists.

Also Friday

Lightning 5, Rangers 1: Kurtis Foster had two goals, Steven Stamkos added his team-high 16th, and host Tampa Bay spoiled New York coach John Tortorella's first game against his former team.

Marty St. Louis had three assists, and Steve Downie and Paul Szczechura also scored for the Lightning. Mike Smith made 26 saves, allowing only Ryan Callahan's late third-period goal.

Devils 2, Bruins 1 (SO): Jamie Langenbrunner and Zach Parise scored shootout goals to make visiting New Jersey's Martin Brodeur a winner on the day he became the NHL's career minutes leader.

Brodeur, who made 32 saves, surpassed Hall of Famer Patrick Roy for the most minutes played. The 37-year-old Brodeur has played 60,280. Roy played 60,235.

Maple Leafs 6, Panthers 4: Niklas Hagman and Phil Kessel each scored two goals, and Alexei Ponikarovsky had a goal and an assist for visiting Toronto.

Matt Stajan added an empty-netter with 4 seconds remaining, and Jonas Gustavsson stopped 26 shots. Dmitry Kulikov scored twice for Florida, and Radek Dvorak and Michael Frolik added goals.

Ducks 3, Blackhawks 0: Teemu Selanne scored twice on the power play, and Jean-Sebastien Giguere had his first shutout of the season to help host Anaheim end Chicago's winning streak at eight games - one short of tying the franchise record.

Wild 5, Avalanche 3: Chuck Kobasew had his second career three-goal game, and Andrew Brunette scored the winner for host Minnesota on a third-period power play.

Islanders 3, Penguins 2: John Tavares scored off a rebound with 6:12 left to give host New York a comeback victory over Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh.

Josh Bailey and Sean Bergenheim also scored, and Dwayne Roloson made 19 saves for the Islanders. Evgeni Malkin and Matt Cooke scored for Pittsburgh.

Sabres 4, Flyers 2: Tim Connolly scored twice in the third period and had two assists to help visiting Buffalo end a four-game losing streak.

Drew Stafford had a goal and an assist, Paul Gaustad also scored, and Ryan Miller made 31 saves for the Sabres. Mike Richards and Braydon Coburn scored for Philadelphia.

Late Thursday

Canucks 4, Kings 1: Henrik Sedin set up host Vancouver's first goal and scored the go-ahead goal 3:54 into the third period.

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