Toronto 5, Ottawa 1: Tyler Bozak scored two goals, rookie James Reimer made 31 saves in his first NHL start, and Darryl Boyce scored his first NHL goal for the Maple Leafs.
Carolina 6, New Jersey 3: Sergei Samsonov and rookie Jeff Skinner scored two goals apiece, and the Hurricanes handed the Devils their 10th straight loss on the road.
Tampa Bay 2, N.Y. Rangers 1 (OT): Nate Thompson scored 19 seconds into overtime for the Lightning, now 8-1-2 in its last 11 games. The Rangers forced extra time when Marian Gaborik tied it with 45.6 seconds left in regulation.
San Jose 1, Los Angeles 0: Antti Niemi posted his ninth NHL shutout with 29 saves, and Devin Setoguchi scored on his 24th birthday for the Sharks. The Kings were blanked for the second time this season.
Calgary at Edmonton: Flames goalie Miikka Kiprusoff is 7-1-0 with a 2.58 goals-against average in his last eight games against the Oilers.
St. Louis 4, Phoenix 3: Alex Steen had a goal and an assist, and Jaroslav Halak stopped 30 shots as the Blues won their fifth straight.
>Around the rinks
New York Islanders: Traded 41-year-old goalie Dwayne Roloson to the Tampa Bay Lightning for minor league defenseman Ty Wishart. Roloson is 6-13-1 this season with a 2.64 goals-against average.
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