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Hiller shutout as Ducks down Kings

Jonas Hiller recorded a shutout as the Anaheim Ducks beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 at Dodger Stadium.

The Stadium Series came to California as these two great rivals met at the home of Los Angeles' baseball team and it was the Ducks who claimed victory thanks to goals from Corey Perry, Matt Beleskey and Andrew Cogliano.

Kari Lehtonen was another unbeaten goalie on Saturday night as the Dallas Stars claimed a 3-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Sergei Gonchar, Jamie Benn and Rich Peverley all got on the scoresheet as the Stars downed the Eastern Conference leaders.

The Washington Capitals ended a seven-game losing streak with a 5-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens.

Alex Ovechkin had a goal and an assist for the Caps while John Erskine, Jay Beagle, John Carlson and Casey Wellman were also on target.

Dustin Byfuglien scored the overtime winner as the Winnipeg Jets overcame the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4.

The Jets had led 4-1 at one point but Phil Kessel levelled the game up with 93 seconds to go to secure the Leafs a losing point.

Kevin Shattenkirk scored the vital goal in the shootout as the St Louis Blues beat the New York Islanders 4-3.

Thomas Vanek, Kyle Okposo and Matt Martin netted for the Isles while Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice for the Blues with T.J. Oshie grabbing a late equaliser.

The Columbus Blue Jackets saw their franchise-record eight-game winning streak ended with a 5-2 defeat to the Buffalo Sabres.

Matt Ellis and Derek MacKenzie traded goals before Christian Ehrhoff, Marcus Foligno and Steve Ott put the Sabres in control.

Mark Letestu then grabbed a goal back but Cody Hodgson's empty-netter put the result beyond doubt.

Tyler Johnson scored a hat-trick for the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche.

Joe Thornton scored twice as the San Jose Sharks beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 in overtime while Jarome Iginla and Zdeno Chara both registered doubles for the Boston Bruins who hammered the Philadelphia Flyers 6-1.

In the day's remaining game, the Carolina Hurricanes recorded a 6-3 win over the Ottawa Senators.