Pittsburgh Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis retired from ice hockey on Tuesday over a long-running medical condition that leaves him prone to blood clots.
Evgeni Malkin had a goal and two assists and Phil Kessel scored twice to help the Pittsburgh Penguins get their first win in San Jose in more than 18 years, 5-1 over the Sharks on Tuesday.
Garret Sparks became the first Maple Leafs goalie with a shutout in his NHL debut, lifting Toronto over the Edmonton Oilers 3-0 on Monday.
Star goalie Carey Price exited with a recurring injury, but Devante Smith-Pelly and Alex Galchenyuk scored in the opening 1:29 of the third period as the Montreal Canadiens beat the New York Rangers 5-1 Wednesday in a matchup of the top two teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference.
Columbus' Justin Meram scored after just nine seconds and the Crew went on to beat the New York Red Bulls 2-0 on Sunday in the first leg of the Major League Soccer Eastern Conference finals.
Dallas boosted its NHL-best record with a 3-0 home win against Buffalo on Saturday, with goaltender Antti Niemi getting his second shutout this season.
Montreal welcomed back star goaltender Carey Price and continued its winning ways with a 5-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Friday, re-establishing the Canadiens as the NHL Eastern Conference pacesetter.
Erik Karlsson wasn't going to take responsibility for his team's victory on Thursday night, even if he did supply all the offense.
Mats Zuccarello scored with 58.3 seconds left to give the New York Rangers their ninth straight win, 4-3 over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday.
Nathan MacKinnon scored twice 13 seconds apart in Colorado's three-goal first period and the Avalanche jumped on a shaky Mike Condon to beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-1 on Saturday.