The Penguins tied it with 1:24 left in regulation when Crosby fed a cross-ice pass to Palffy, who backhanded the puck past Ward to make it 2-2. It was Crosby’s lone point of the game, giving him a pair of assists in two NHL games. Flyers 5, Devils 2: Jon Sim had the go-ahead goal, and Simon Gagne scored twice, leading the host Flyers to victory over the Devils. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREThe top 10 theme park moments of 2019 Thrashers 7, Capitals 3: Peter Bondra made a successful return to Washington, scoring the opening goal and adding two assists to send Atlanta on their way to a road victory. Flames 3, Blue Jackets 1 : Jarome Iginla set up Daymond Langkow’s go-ahead goal early in the third period and the visiting Flames beat the Blue Jackets. Panthers 2, Lightning 0 : Roberto Luongo made 27 saves for his second straight shutout and Juraj Kolnik broke up a scoreless game with 2:27 left, leading the Panthers to a win over the visiting Lightning. Sabres 4, Bruins 1 : Ryan Miller made 35 saves to help lift the Sabres over the visiting Bruins. Blackhawks 6, Sharks 3 : Rookie Pavel Vorobiev had two goals and an assist, and Nikolai Khabibulin made 21 saves for his first win with the Blackhawks at home. Cam Ward stuffed Sidney Crosby in the shootout to complete a stellar outing in his first NHL start, and Cory Stillman’s goal in the tiebreaker was enough to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 3-2 victory over the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night. With the Hurricanes ahead in the shootout after Stillman scored in the first round, Crosby was Pittsburgh’s last chance. The 18-year-old phenom skated in and shot low, but Ward was up to the task even after Mario Lemieux and Ziggy Palffy failed to beat him in the first two rounds. Ward immediately raised both arms after his clinching save and headed to the bench, where he received congratulations from his teammates. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!