St. Louis' hat trick keys win

Published: Friday, January 31, 2003 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, January 31, 2003 at 12:41 a.m.
TAMPA - Martin St. Louis scored three goals and John Grahame made 24 saves for his fourth straight win as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 Thursday night.
St. Louis completed his first hat trick with a rebound goal with 1:40 left in the third period. It was his 27th goal of the season.
  • DEVILS 5, FLYERS 1: Martin Brodeur came within 1:58 of posting his fourth straight shutout against Philadelphia and defenseman Ken Daneyko had a rare goal and an assist to lead New Jersey to a win over the Flyers.
  • AVALANCHE 4, RANGERS 3, OT: Glen Sather left New York's bench wearing the same frustrated look as many of his predecessors. Greg DeVries scored 2:29 into overtime to spoil Sather's debut as coach of the Rangers, giving Colorado a victory.
  • CAPITALS 2, PENGUINS 1: Kip Miller's 11th goal of the season snapped a third-period tie, giving Washington a victory over Pittsburgh.
  • RED WINGS 2, PANTHERS 2: Roberto Luongo stopped 33 shots and Viktor Kozlov scored with 7:30 left in regulation as Florida tied Detroit.
  • BLUE JACKETS 2, PREDATORS 1: Espen Knutsen scored his first goal since Oct. 29 and Marc Denis stopped 33 shots as Columbus beat Nashville.
  • ISLANDERS 3, CANADIENS 1: Michael Peca's shorthanded goal 4:44 into the final period helped New York defeat Montreal and move into seventh place in the Eastern Conference.
  • MAPLE LEAFS 5, THRASHERS 2: Tie Domi scored a goal, picked up his 200th career point and got into a fight as Toronto defeated Atlanta.
  • BLACKHAWKS 3, BRUINS 1: Theo Fleury scored a pair of goals and Jocelyn Thibault made 44 saves as Chicago broke a six-game winless streak.
  • BLUES 2, SABRES 1, OT: Keith Tkachuk scored with 1:34 left in overtime and St. Louis, with two sick goalies, held Buffalo to 17 shots.
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