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Thursday, November 7, 2013
Toews, Kane, Sharp pull rare trifecta

By ESPN Stats & Information

Blackhawks 4, Jets 1
* Blackhawks: won 6 straight vs Jets, 4-0-1 in last 5 games overall
* Jets: have scored 2 goals or fewer in 6 of their 7 road games this season (6 straight)
* Patrick Kane (CHI): 5 goals in last 7 games
* Corey Crawford (CHI): 24 saves; has allowed 1 goal in 4 of his last 5 games (includes one relief appearance in which he played 29 minutes)
FROM ELIAS SPORTS BUREAU: Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Patrick Sharp each scored a goal for the Blackhawks in their 4-1 win against the Jets. Toews, Kane and Sharp have each recorded more than 150 goals in their seven seasons as Chicago teammates but this was only the 12th time that they each scored goals in the same regular-season game. They did so four times in the 2010-11 season but only four times in three seasons since then.

Predators 6, Avalanche 4
* Colin Wilson (NSH): 2 goals, 2 assists (ties career high with 4 points)
* Predators: 4-1-1 in last home 6 games
* Avalanche: 2nd loss this season (12-2-0)
* Semyon Varlamov (COL): allowed 5 goals (allowed 1 goal in previous 2 games vs Predators combined)

Ducks 5, Coyotes 2
* Ducks: 6-0-0 at home this season; 6-0-1 in last 7 games overall
* Ducks: 2-0-0 vs Coyotes this season
* Jonas Hiller (ANA): improves to 17-6-3 all-time vs Coyotes
* Coyotes: loss snaps 5 game win streak

Rangers 5, Penguins 1
* Rangers: 2nd win in last 10 meetings vs Penguins
* Ryan Callahan (NYR): Goal (4); all 4 goals have come in last 4 games
* Penguins: loss snaps 4-game win streak
* Kris Letang (PIT): PP goal (3); had 1 power play goal all last season
* Sidney Crosby (PIT) no goals in last 6 games (had 8 goals in 1st 10 games of season)
FROM ELIAS SPORTS BUREAU: Brian Boyle scored his first goal of the season and assisted on another goal in the Rangers’ 5-1 win over the Penguins. Boyle has recorded only nine multiple-point games in his five seasons with the Rangers but four of them have come against Pittsburgh, including the last three, each in a different season (December 2010, April 2012, April 2013 and Wednesday night).