There were five scheduled games tonight around the NHL. Here's what's happening:
Vancouver 3 Washington 2
Michael Nylander and Alexander Ovechkin scored power play goals for the Capitals and Daniel Sedin scored once and Taylor Pyatt scored twice, including the game winner in the third. Luongo stopped 26 shots in the win.
Montreal 7 Carolina 4
The Canadians are not making it easy for anyone doing a recap. 11 total goals, 10 goal scorers between the teams. For the Canadians, Kyle Chipchura, Tomas Plekanec twice, Alexi Kovalev, Saku Koivu, Mark Streit and Mathieu Dandenault scored. For the Hurricanes, Jeff Hamilton, Eric Staal, Ray Whitney and Rob Brind'Amour recorded goals.
In games still going on:
Buffalo 3 Florida 2 3rd period
Drew Stafford just scored to put Buffalo ahead. Johan Hecht and Ales Kotalik have Buffalo's other goals. Josef Stumple and Ville Peltonen scored for the Panthers.
Detroit 5 San Jose 1 Final minutes of the 3rd.
Alexei Semenov has the Sharks' only goal. Valterri Flippula, Andreas Lilja, Tomas Holmstrom, Henrik Zetterberg and Kirk Maltby have Detroit's tallies.
Colorado 1 Calgary 1 End of the 1st
Joe Sakic for the Avs, Alex Tanguay for the Flames.