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Morning Jam: Leafs finally best Bruins

Maple Leafs 3, Bruins 2

* Maple Leafs: snap 8-game losing streak vs Bruins; FROM ELIAS: it was the longest losing streak by either team in the history of the Boston–Toronto NHL rivalry, which dates back to 1924

* Maple Leafs: 2-0-2 in last 4 games overall; 4-1-2 in last 7 home games

* James Reimer (TOR): 31 saves; 8-1-3 in last 12 decisions

* Bruins: outshoot Maple Leafs, 33-13; fall to 1-3-0 in last 4 games

Devils 2, Panthers 1

* Martin Brodeur (Devils): 17 saves; 666th career win

* Devils: 4-1-1 in last 6 home games vs Panthers

* David Clarkson (Devils): 12th goal of season, entered with 1 goal in previous 17 games

* Patrik Elias (Devils): 10th goal of season; 5 goals in last 10 games after scoring 5 in 1st 22 games

Predators 5, Blue Jackets 2

* Predators: 4-0-1 in last 5 home games, 7/16 on PP (2/2 in this game)

* Predators: 20-0-2 in last 22 home games vs Blue Jackets

* Blue Jackets: 1st regulation loss in last 13 games (8-1-4 in those games)

* Blue Jackets: 3-game win streak is snapped

Stars 5, Avalanche 2

* Stars: won 3 of 4

* Avalanche: lost 5 of 6 overall, 0-6-3 in last 9 road games

* Jaromir Jagr (Stars): goal and an assist; 999th career assist; next assist will make him 12th NHL player with 1,000 career assists

* Kari Lehtonen (Stars): 33 saves; stopped 73 of 75 shots in last 2 games, both wins

Sabres 2, Canadiens 1

* Sabres: 11-1-1 past 13 games vs Montreal, (7-1-0 in Montreal in that span)

* Sabres: 3rd straight win (ties season-long win streak)

* Tyler Ennis (BUF): assist (2 goals, 4 assists last 4 games)

* Canadiens: 1st regulation home loss since Feb. 9 (7 games)

Canucks 1, Kings 0

* Canucks: won 3 straight road games and 3 straight overall

* Kings: 2nd straight home loss after starting 12-2-1 at home

* Canucks: 0-3 PP; 0-20 on PP in past 8 road games (4-3-1)

* Corey Schneider (VAN): 20 saves; 2nd shutout this season

* FROM ELIAS: This is the second time in the NHL’s expansion era that the defending Stanley Cup champion was shut out in consecutive regular-season games, both on home ice. The other was the 1990–91 Oilers.

Wild 2, Sharks 0

* Wild: 5th straight home win vs Sharks; 7-1-1 in last 9 home games overall

* Sharks: 1-5-1 in last 7 road games

* Niklas Backstrom (MIN): 33 saves; 1st shutout since Feb. 19, 2012

* Jared Spurgeon (MIN): goal; ties career-high for goals in a season (4)

Senators 5, Lightning 3

* Tyler Johnson (TB): 2 goals (1 goal in 1st 4 games this season)

* Senators: 7-1-1 in last 9 home games

* Daniel Alfredsson (OTT): 2 goals; 1st multi-goal game this season

* Alfredsson: 3 goals, 4 assists in last 6 games

* FROM ELIAS: Sergei Gonchar set a franchise record with an assits in his 10th straight game. Gonchar is also the first NHL defenseman to register assists in each of 10 straight team games in one season since Garry Galley had an 11-game streak for the Flyers in 1993–94.

Blues 3, Oilers 0

* Blues: won 5 straight vs Oilers

* Oilers: 5-game point streak is snapped

* Blues: won 4 of last 5 games, killing 11 of 12 penalties