NHL roundup: Lightning pin first regulation loss on Caps

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Nov 1, 2021; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Blackhawks close helping Patrick Kane (88) celebrates his extremity against the Ottawa Senators during the 3rd play astatine United Center. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

2021-11-02 05:43:35 GMT+00:00 - Anthony Cirelli recorded the go-ahead extremity and added 2 assists arsenic the Tampa Bay Lightning dealt visiting Washington its archetypal regularisation loss, beating the Capitals 3-2 connected Monday.

In a matchup betwixt perennial Eastern Conference powers, the Lightning defeated Washington for the 2nd clip successful conscionable implicit 2 weeks. They earned a 2-1 overtime roadworthy triumph against the Capitals connected Oct. 16.

Red-hot Alex Killorn and Brayden Point scored for the Lightning, who crafted their archetypal three-game winning streak frankincense far. In his eighth vocation game, rookie guardant Taylor Raddysh registered an assistance for his archetypal NHL point.

Brett Leason -- 1 of 4 rookies successful Washington's lineup -- notched his archetypal vocation extremity successful his 2nd game. Conor Sheary produced his archetypal tally of the season, and goalie Vitek Vanecek made 23 saves. After claiming points successful 8 consecutive (5-0-3) successful October, the Capitals failed to lucifer their champion point-streak commencement ever -- 9 games, acceptable past twelvemonth during a 6-0-3 beginning.

Blackhawks 5, Senators 1

Patrick Kane had a chapeau instrumentality and an assistance and Brandon Hagel scored doubly to backmost a coagulated effort from goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and assistance big Chicago past Ottawa for the team's archetypal triumph of the season.

The Blackhawks earned conscionable 2 points successful their archetypal 9 games, skating to overtime losses astatine New Jersey connected Oct. 15 and against Toronto connected Oct. 27. They doubled that constituent full Monday successful the 16th four-point crippled of Kane's career.

Ottawa mislaid for the 4th clip successful 5 games. The Senators person mislaid 2 of their 3 contests distant from location this season, and they are acceptable to reason a three-game roadworthy travel erstwhile they sojourn Minnesota connected Tuesday night.

Oilers 5, Kraken 2

Leon Draisaitl scored doubly successful a four-point crippled to pb big Edmonton past Seattle for its seventh triumph successful 8 games, tying the franchise grounds for the champion grounds done 8 contests.

Duncan Keith, Kyle Turris and Kailer Yamamoto besides scored for the Oilers, and goaltender Mikko Koskinen made 27 saves. Draisaitl moved into a necktie with teammate Connor McDavid for the apical spot successful the league's scoring contention with 17 points. McDavid, who collected 1 assistance against the Kraken, has astatine slightest 1 constituent successful each crippled this season.

Jaden Schwartz and Carson Soucy replied for the Kraken, who mislaid games connected consecutive nights. Goalie Joey Daccord stopped 18 shots.

--Field Level Media

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