The Minnesota Wild acquired three players at the trade deadline Monday, adding right winger Chris Stewart from the Buffalo Sabres, defenseman Jordan Leopold from the Columbus Blue Jackets and forward Jared Knight from the Boston Bruins.
The Columbus Blue Jackets dealt injured right winger Nathan Horton to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for veteran right winger David Clarkson in the second of two trades made by the team on Thursday.
Goalie Corey Crawford made 20 saves to earn the 12th shutout of his career and his second this season, leading the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night at the BB&T Center.
Center Evgeni Malkin has three assists and center Sidney Crosby added his 20th goal of the season to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night at the Verizon Center.
After losing five of six games, the Anaheim Ducks have won three straight, including a 4-3 shootout victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Monday in a game that they trailed 2-0 after being outplayed soundly for 40-plus minutes.
Cory Schneider stopped 38 shots en route to his third shutout of the season and 15th in his career, leading the Devils to their fourth straight win, a 3-0 whitewash of the Arizona Coyotes Monday night at Prudential Center.