Wayne Gretzky's goal at 9:17 of the third period capped a three-goal comeback as the New York Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Friday night in New York in a battle of struggling teams.
The Rangers' rally included a successful penalty shot by Mike Keane late in the second period that tied the game at 3.Pat LaFontaine, Keane and Gretzky scored for the Ranger.
Stars 2, Blackhawks 0
At Chicago, Ed Belfour shut out his former Chicago teammates for the second time this season, stopping 22 shots.
Hurricanes 3, Avalanche 3
At Denver, Adam Deadmarsh scored with 16 seconds left in regulation as the Colorado Avalanche to remain unbeaten in six home games.
Oilers 4 Penguins 3
At Edmonton, Alberta, A third-period power-play goal by defenseman Dan McGillis enabled the Edmonton Oilers to snap the Pittsburgh Penguins' six-game unbeaten streak.