Cristobal Huet made 31 saves and Martin Havlat scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period to lead the Chicago Blackhawks to their fourth straight victory with a 3-1 over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday.
Havlat ripped a shot from the left circle past rookie goalie Steve Mason at 9:36 of the third. Patrick Sharp scored in the final second of the second period and Brent Seabrook added an emtpy-net goal.
DUCKS 4, WILD 2
At Ahaheim, California, Brendan Morrison scored the go-ahead goal for the Ducks in the second period, Chris Kunitz set up first-period goals by Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, and Bobby Ryan also scored for Anaheim.
The loss was the the first time in the Wild have had a five-game losing streak with all five games being decided in regulation. Eric Belanger had a goal and an assist for Minnesota, and Marc-Andre Bergeron scored on the power play.
In Sunday’s other game, it was:
• Canucks 5, Panthers 3