Blackhawks Skille, Kopecky and Red Wings Datsyuk go for puck in Chicago
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Jack Skille (L) and right wing Tomas Kopecky of Slovakia (R) and Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk of Russia go for the puck during the second period at the United Center in Chicago on December 17, 2010. UPI/Brian Kersey
Alex Ovechkin remained on a tear with three goals and an assist Saturday, helping the Washington Capitals outlast Florida 4-3.
Florida's Peter Mueller put a shot past Mathieu Garon for the only goal in a shootout Tuesday and the Panthers held on to post a 3-2 win over Tampa Bay.
Jacob Markstrom made 44 saves Thursday and carried a shutout deep into the third period, bringing Florida a 3-1 decision over the New York Rangers.
Steven Stamkos notched his 20th goal of the season in the third period Tuesday and the Tampa Bay Lightning went on to a 3-2 win over Florida.
Michael Ryder scored twice and P.J. Subban assisted on three goals Sunday, hoisting the Montreal Canadiens to a 5-2 win over Florida.
Jacob Markstrom turned aside 30-of-31 shots and Shawn Matthias notched the eventual game-winner Tuesday in Florida's 4-1 win over Winnipeg.
Florida's Tomas Kopecky registered a hat trick and Tomas Fleischmann got the game-winner Tuesday in the Panthers' 6-4 victory over Pittsburgh.
Tuukka Rask turned aside 34-of-35 shots Sunday and the Boston Bruins improved to 11-2-2 with a 4-1 victory over Florida.
Jonathan Huberdeau scored on a penalty shot as well as on the power play Thursday, leading Florida to a 5-2 decision over Philadelphia.
Brian Campbell's power-play goal midway through the third period Sunday capped a comeback that carried the Florida Panthers to a 4-3 win over Buffalo.