Chris Drury had two goals and an assist and Mike Grier scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period tie to lead the Sabres to their eighth straight win, 3-1 over the Maple Leafs.
Sergei Kostitsyn scored in the eighth shootout round, and the Nashville Predators snapped their three-game skid with a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.
Alvin Chang runs down the varying complexities of trying to find an elite forward -- the position accounting for eight of the last 10 No. 1 overall picks -- in the NHL draft. Possible No. 1 pickers, the Devils, might want to listen up.
Western Conference powers Dallas and Detroit are hovering at .500. What's wrong with this picture?