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Detroit notches 22nd straight home win

DETROIT — Pavel Datsyuk scored with 5 seconds left to give the Detroit Red Wings 22nd consecutive home victory, 2-1 over the Nashville Predators on Friday night.

Three nights after breaking the NHL single-season record for consecutive home victories, the Red Wings tied Boston's multiple-season mark. The Bruins closed the 1929-30 season with 20 victories at home and won their first two the following season.

Detroit can break the record Sunday against San Jose.

Datsyuk beat Rinne with a high wrist shot from the slot after making a move to elude defenseman Ryan Suter. It was Datsyuk's 16th goal,

Datsyuk also had an assist on Johan Franzen's goal. Joey MacDonald made 20 saves, allowing only Nick Spaling's goal. Pekka Rinne stopped 29 shots.

Devils 3, Ducks 2, SO

At Newark, N.J., Ilva Kovalchuk and Patrik Elias scored shootout goals and New Jersey beat Anaheim.

Martin Brodeur made 36 saves and preserved the shootout win with a pad save on Ryan Getzlaf as the Devils won for the seventh time in nine games and handed the Ducks only their seventh loss (14-3-4) since the start of the year.

Getzlaf appeared to score 1:10 into overtime, but the goal was waved off after a review showed he kicked the puck into the net.

Hurricanes 3, Sharks 2

At Raleigh, N.C., Jussi Jokinen scored on a deflection with 8:05 left to lift Carolina past San Jose.

Jeff Skinner and Justin Faulk scored 3:03 apart in the first period for the Hurricanes, who let a two-goal lead slip away before regrouping to beat the Pacific Division leaders.

Canadiens 4, Sabres 3, SO

At Buffalo, N.Y., Max Pacioretty and David Desharnais scored shootout goals, and Carey Price stopped both attempts he faced in Montreal's victory over Buffalo.

Chris Campoli, Scott Gomez and Tomas Kaberle scored in regulation to help the Canadiens win their third straight road game and improve to 5-1-1 in their past seven overall. Montreal (24-25-10) also jumped out of a logjam of three teams with 56 points and alone into 11th place in the Eastern Conference standings.

Capitals 2, Panthers 1

At Sunrise, Fla., Alexander Semin scored the tiebreaking goal with 6:33 to go, and Tomas Vokoun made 22 saves against his former team help Washington beat Florida.

Alex Ovechkin also scored to help the Capitals move two points behind the first-place Panthers in the Southeast Division. Tomas Fleischmann scored for Florida and Jose Theodore stopped 39 shots.

The Capitals, who won for the first time in four games, tied the score on Ovechkin's power-play goal at 4:47 of the third. It was his team-leading 24th goal of the season.

Jets 4, Bruins 2

At Winnipeg, Manitoba, Bryan Little scored twice in the third period to help Winnipeg beat Boston.

Blake Wheeler had a goal and two assists, and Alexander Burmistrov also scored for Winnipeg.

Avalanche 3, Oilers 1

At Edmonton, Alberta, Gabriel Landeskog and Mark Olver each had a goal and an assist and Colorado beat Edmonton to snap a two-game skid.

Erik Johnson also scored and Ryan O'Reilly had three assists for Colorado.