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Spezza lifts Senators to SO win over Penguins

Ottawa Senators' Jason Spezza (19) backhands the game-winning shootout goal past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Jeff Zatkoff (37) during the NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 13, 2014. The Senators won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Spezza scored in the shootout to help the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday night and finish the season on a five-game winning streak.

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Canucks put former coach Quinn into ring of honor

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks inducted Pat Quinn into the team’s ring of honor on Sunday night before the final game of a non-playoff season.

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Hall has 3 assists in Oilers’ 5-2 win over Canucks

Vancouver Canucks' Jacob Markstrom (35) makes the save on Edmonton Oilers' Taylor Hall (4) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Edmonton, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Eliminated from the playoff race long ago, the Edmonton Oilers were happy to finish their season with a big win in Ryan Smyth’s final game.

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Gionta’s OT goal helps Canadiens beat Rangers 1-0

Montreal Canadiens' Brian Gionta, foreground, celebrates with teammate David Desharnais (51) after scoring the winning goal against the New York Rangers during overtime of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Montreal. Montreal won 1-0. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Graham Hughes)

MONTREAL (AP) — The Canadiens and Rangers ended their regular seasons with an overtime game settled by a penalty shot.

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Spezza, Anderson lead Senators past Maple Leafs

Ottawa Senators' Marc Methot (3) and Toronto Maple Leafs' Peter Holland (24) look on as the puck gets behind Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer during first-period NHL hockey game action in Ottawa, Ontario, Saturday, April 12, 2014. There was no goal scored on the play. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)

OTTAWA (AP) — Jason Spezza scored the game’s only goal and Craig Anderson stopped 27 shots for his fourth shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 1-0 Saturday night.

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