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Coyotes pull out 2-1 win over Oilers in OT

Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl (29) skates with the puck in front of Arizona Coyotes' Martin Hanzal (11), of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored with 0.3 seconds left in overtime, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 Tuesday night to end a team-record nine-game home losing streak.

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Kane’s late goal lifts Blackhawks past Wild 5-3

Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) trips Minnesota Wild right wing Nino Niederreiter on a breakaway against goalie Antti Raanta, during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Chicago. Niederreiter was awarded a penalty shot on the play which he made. The Blackhawks won 5-3. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 3:28 left, and the Chicago Blackhawks bounced back to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on Tuesday night for their 13th win in 15 games.

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Tarasenko scores 3 in Blues’ comeback win over LA

St. Louis Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko, of Russia, is congratulated by teammate Kevin Shattenkirk, left, after scoring his second goal of an NHL hockey game during the third period against the Los Angeles Kings, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in St. Louis. Tarasenko scored a third goal later in the period to help the Blues to a 5-2 victory. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko scored three goals, and the streaking St. Louis Blues netted four in the third period in a 5-2 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.

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Kessel, Bernier help surging Leafs stop Ducks 6-2

Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Anderson (31) makes a save against Toronto Maple Leafs forward Phil Kessel (81) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

TORONTO (AP) — Phil Kessel scored two of Toronto’s four third-period goals and the Maple Leafs beat Anaheim 6-2 for their sixth straight victory Tuesday night, snapping the Ducks’ eight-game winning streak.

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Stamkos, Johnson lead Lightning past Flyers 3-1

Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton (49) is knocked down by Tampa Bay Lightning's Brenden Morrow (10) past Luke Schenn (22) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Steven Stamkos and Tyler Johnson scored second-period goals to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.

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