Blue Jackets beaten by Lightning
Ondrej Palat also scored for the Lightning, who took a one-point lead over Montreal for second place in the Atlantic Division.
Rupp suspended. The NHL suspended Wild forward Mike Rupp for four games without pay for Rupp's hit on Blues forward T.J. Oshie on Thursday night.
Horton out. Blue Jackets forward Nathan Horton had surgery to repair an abdominal injury and will be sidelined for approximately six weeks.
Chico retires. TV analyst Glenn "Chico" Resch, 65, said he is retiring from the Devils broadcast booth after 18 years. Resch played for the Devils, Islanders, Colorado Rockies and Flyers in 14 NHL seasons. He had a record of 231-224-82 and won the Stanley Cup in 1980 with the Islanders.
End of the Shanaban. Brendan Shanahan will run the Maple Leafs after handing out suspensions the last three years. Shanahan became the team president on Friday, leaving his job as NHL director of player safety. His "Shanabans" with accompanying video explanations have clarified suspensions in the NHL.
- Associated Press