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Ovechkin's 10th gets Caps by Wings in OT

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DETROIT (AP) Alex Ovechkin's first significant play of the night led to a goal for the other team. His pass was intercepted, and Detroit scored short-handed.

Ovechkin and the Washington power play would eventually make up for that mistake.

Ovechkin scored at 1:56 of overtime to give the Capitals a 4-3 victory over the Red Wings on Friday night. The winner came on the power play, and so did T.J. Oshie's goal for Washington that tied it with 1:01 left in regulation.

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Pens edge Panthers on Sheary's late goal

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) The Pittsburgh Penguins needed a little time to get up to speed against the Florida Panthers.

Conor Sheary scored a power-play goal with 2:53 left to give the Penguins a 4-3 victory Friday night.

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Wheeler scores 200th, Maurice wins 600th

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Winnipeg coach Paul Maurice and captain Blake Wheeler shrugged off their milestones.

Wheeler scored the 200th goal of his NHL career with 6:46 left and the Jets held off the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Friday night for Maurice's 600th victory.

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Grant, Gibson spark Ducks' rout of Habs

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Derek Grant didn't score a goal in the first 92 games of his NHL career, and then he put two past star Montreal goalie Carey Price.

That was only perhaps the fifth-strangest occurrence in the Anaheim Ducks' 6-2 victory over the struggling Canadiens on Friday night.

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Jones stops 28 as Sharks blank Devils

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) After a mediocre start at home, Martin Jones and the San Jose Sharks turned in a solid performance in their first road game.

Jones made 28 saves for his first shutout of the season and 16th overall in the Sharks' 3-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.

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Detroit, Athanasiou agree on 1-year deal

DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Red Wings have agreed in principle to a one-year, $1,387,500 deal with forward Andreas Athanasiou.

General manager Ken Holland said before the team's game against Washington on Friday night that the 23-year-old Athanasiou needed to travel back from Europe and go through the immigration process, and that he still needed to pass a physical.

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Devils G Schneider placed on IR

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) The New Jersey Devils placed goalie Cory Schneider on injured reserve with a lower-body injury suffered Thursday night in a 5-4 overtime victory at Ottawa.

Schneider left after the second period. Keith Kinkaid replaced him and stopped all nine shots he faced to earn the victory.

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Dorsett's 2 goals lift Canucks by Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The Vancouver Canucks bounced back on the second night of a back-to-back.

Derek Dorsett had two goals and an assist in the Canucks' 4-2 comeback victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night.

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Canucks' Gudbranson suspended 1 for hit

NEW YORK (AP) Vancouver Canucks defenseman Erik Gudbranson has been suspended for one game without pay for his hit from behind on Boston Bruins forward Frank Vatrano.

Gudbranson hit Vatrano from behind at 6:13 of the first period of Vancouver's game at Boston on Thursday night.

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NHL admits Avs' goal should've counted

The NHL said Friday that a video review had incorrectly nullified a late-game goal by the Colorado Avalanche during a 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Blues, the first mistake of its kind since coach's challenges were added before the 2015-16 season.

The league said it made a mistake by taking away Mikko Rantanen's goal late in the third period Thursday night on a coach's challenge for offside. The review determined that Sven Andrighetto was offside, but on his previous entry into the offensive zone - a play that would not be subject to a challenge.

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