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NHL Report / Scores and fast facts

>Wednesday's games

N.Y. Rangers 7, Toronto 0: Marian Gaborik had four goals and an assist three days after being benched, breaking out of an eight-game scoring drought, and Henrik

Lundqvist got his 31st career shutout. The Leafs are 0-2-1 since a four-game winning streak and have given up at least five goals three times in seven contests.

Columbus 3, Florida 2 (OT): R.J. Umberger scored on a power play at 4:06 of overtime after Antoine Vermette tied it with 53 seconds left in regulation for the Blue Jackets.

Minnesota 6, Calgary 0: Niklas Backstrom returned from a hip injury to make 37 saves for his second shutout of the season for the Wild. Backstrom, in goal for the first time since Dec. 31, has 21 career NHL shutouts.


>Late Tuesday

Minnesota 4, Edmonton 1: Anton Khudobin stopped 31 shots and Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Brent Burns each had a goal and an assist for the Wild.


Around the rinks

Briere for Iginla: Calgary Flames captain Jarome Iginla has withdrawn from the NHL All-Star game so he can spend time with his ailing grandmother. He will be replaced by Philadelphia's Daniel Briere.

AHL: Worcester 5, Portland 3: Igor Gongalsky scored a goal in his second straight game against Worcester and extended his points streak to three for the Pirates, who dropped to 24-13-4-1.


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