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Winnipeg pulled within one point of the Coyotes as both teams chase a wild-card playoff spot, although Phoenix has two games in hand.

ISLANDERS 5, MAPLE LEAFS 4, OT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Lubomir Visnovsky scored 1:55 into overtime and New York outlasted Toronto in a wild game.

Visnovsky’s winner came after Anders Lee scored two tying goals for the Islanders in a see-saw third period in which the teams combined for five goals in a nine-minute span. Evgeni Nabokov made 18 saves for New York, which improved to 5-1-2 in their last eight games against Toronto.

Joffrey Lupul put Toronto ahead 4-3 with just over six minutes left in the third before Lee knotted the score at 17:20 with his second of the game. Lupul’s 18th of the season at 13:54 came just over a minute after Lee tied it at 3 with his first of the season.

Lee’s power-play goal came after Dion Phaneuf had put Toronto ahead 3-2 at 11:26.

Paul Ranger and Phil Kessel also scored for Toronto and Michael Grabner had two short-handed goals for the Islanders 48 seconds apart in the first period.

CAPITALS 5, PANTHERS 4

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and had two assists, and Troy Brouwer had two power-play goals to lift Washington past Florida.

Nicklas Backstrom and Brooks Laich also tallied for the Capitals and Braden Holtby made 30 saves.

Brad Boyes scored twice for Florida, and Drew Shore and Tomas Fleischmann also had goals. Tim Thomas stopped 27 shots.

Ovechkin broke a 4-all tie in the third period when he took a pass from Laich on the right side and sent a one-timer past Thomas at 15:43 for his 41st goal.

The Capitals beat the Panthers for the ninth time in 10 meetings. Florida lost for the sixth time in seven games.

STARS 4, HURRICANES 1

DALLAS (AP) - Jamie Benn had a goal and two assists to lead Dallas over Carolina.

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