Rick Tocchet scored his first hat trick of the season - all three goals came in the third period - as the Boston Bruins came from behind to beat Pittsburgh 4-2 Thursday night.

Todd Elik set Tocchet up for all of his goals, and with those three assists, he reached the 200-assists milestone in his NHL career.The victory was Boston's fourth straight.

Blackhawks 5, Canucks 1

Chicago got goals from Joe Murphy, Murray Craven and Bob Probert in the second period. Bernie Nicholls and Jeremy Roenick also scored for the Blackhawks.