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NHL Report / Scores and fast facts

Wednesday's games

Ottawa 5, Washington 2: Erik Karlsson finished with a goal and two assists to set a new Senators franchise record for assists by a defenseman in a season with 47. His 60 points on the season give him a 20-point lead on Florida's Brian Campbell for the NHL lead in scoring by a defenseman.

Boston 4, St. Louis 2: Brad Marchand scored twice and Tim Thomas stopped 30 shots to help the Bruins end the Blues' team-record point streak at 21 home games.

Colorado 4, Los Angeles 1: Paul Stastny scored two goals, Semyon Varlamov stopped 32 shots and the Avalanche completed their first season sweep of the Kings in nearly two decades.

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Around the rinks

Columbus Blue Jackets: The club traded center Antoine Vermette to the Phoenix Coyotes for two draft picks and goaltender Curtis McElhinney.

From News and wire service reports.