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A big night for a Predators defenceman, Leafs sniper, Sharks rising star and more in Scott Cullen’s Statistically Speaking. China Jerseys Reviews . HEROES Predators D Ryan Ellis scored a goal and two assists, then added the shootout winner, in Nashville’s 4-3 win at Arizona. Maple Leafs RW Phil Kessel scored a pair of goals and added an assist as the Maple Leafs won 5-2 at the Islanders. Kessel also had eight shot attempts (5 SOG). Sharks C Logan Couture scored a pair of goals and generated 10 shot attempts (8 SOG) in a 5-3 loss at Boston. Coyotes D Keith Yandle had a goal and an assist, generating 13 shot attempts (9 SOG) in Arizona’s 4-3 loss to Nashville. Vancouver’s top line – LW Daniel Sedin (17 shot attempts for, 0 against, 100.0%), RW Radim Vrbata (14 for, 0 against, 100.0%) and C Henrik Sedin (16 for, 1 against, 94.1%) – dominated play when they were on at even strength in the Canucks’ 6-3 loss in Dallas. The Panthers defence pairing of Dmitri Kulikov (26 shot attempts for, 6 against, 81.3%) and Willie Mitchell (26 for, 9 against, 74.3%) had a strong game for Florida in a 4-3 shootout win at Colorado. ZEROES Flames C Joe Colborne (3 shot attempts for, 16 against, 15.8%) and LW Curtis Glencross (4 for, 15 against, 21.1%) were buried in possession terms during Calgary’s 2-1 overtime loss to Tampa Bay. Canucks G Ryan Miller was pulled after allowing five goals on 13 shots in Vancouver’s 6-3 loss at Dallas. Islanders G Jaroslav Halak was pulled after allowing five goals on 23 shots in a 5-2 loss to Toronto. Avalanche D Brad Stuart (8 for, 21 against, 27.6%), primarily matched against the line of Aleksander Barkov, Sean Bergenheim and Brad Boyes, was on the wrong side of the shot attempt battle versus Florida. NOTABLE LINEUP CHANGES Pavel Datsyuk played his first game of the season for Detroit, and assisted on Henrik Zetterberg’s goal. Hurricanes D Andrej Sekera returned to the lineup, after missing a week, and played a team-high 22:28. Antti Raanta, making his first start of the season in net for the Blackhawks, stopped all 32 shots he faced for the shutout. Devils D Adam Larsson made his season debut, playing 12:50, in place of Eric Gelinas. Maple Leafs D Stuart Percy returned to the lineup, playing 13:29 against the Islanders, as Toronto dressed seven defencemen. Sharks C James Sheppard made his season debut, playing 13:29 in Boston. FIRSTS Jets rookie C Adam Lowry scored his first career goal and led the team with five hits in Winnipeg’s 3-1 win over Carolina. Bruins rookie RW Seth Griffith, skating on the wing with David Krejci and Milan Lucic, scored his first NHL goal in a 5-3 win over San Jose. MORE: Predators D Shea Weber played 33:18. Since the start of last season, there have been 20 times in which a player had more ice time in a regular season game…Maple Leafs D Roman Polak played a team-high 22:46, scored a goal and had five hits. He’s tied with Islanders LW Matt Martin for the league lead with 34 hits…In addition to Ellis, Rangers D Kevin Klein, Lightning LW Ondrej Palat and Panthers RW Brad Boyes scored overtime winners Tuesday...Bruins C David Krejci had a goal and an assist, and had the best possession stats (23 shot attempts for, 10 against, 69.7%) in the game against San Jose. Much of the data included comes from www.war-on-ice.com, www.puckalytics.com, www.hockeystats.ca and www.naturalstattrick.com Scott Cullen can be reached at scott.cullen@bellmedia.ca China Jerseys Online . The struggling New Orleans Pelicans were simply overmatched. Crawford hit seven 3s on his way to 24 points, and the Clippers beat the Pelicans 123-110 on Monday night. "We understand what we do well. If we all do what we do well, well make our team stronger," Crawford said. China Jerseys Knockoff . Detroits powerful offence made that unnecessary. Scherzer allowed two hits and struck out seven, and the Tigers backed their star right-hander with three early homers in an 8-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. http://www.chinajerseyspaypal.com/ . has left the San Jose Sharks to become the Boston Bruins director of player personnel.DALLAS - If the Dallas Mavericks ever figure out the third quarter, they might be on to something in their quest to rejoin the elite in the Western Conference.Until then, theyll be dealing with some frayed nerves.Chandler Parsons scored 29 points, including a key 3-pointer to help Dallas hang on after going up by 30 before halftime for the second time in two home games, and the Mavericks beat the Boston Celtics 118-113 Monday night.Its concerning, said Parsons, who also won a key jumpball with Boston within three in the final minute after trailing by 31 in the second quarter. I love how we never give up after we give up the lead. But we cant allow these teams to keep coming back in and cutting the lead.Jeff Green led the Celtics with 35, and Avery Bradley had a career-high 32 but missed one of three free throws with a chance to tie with 39 seconds left after getting fouled on a 3-pointer by Monta Ellis.We shot ourselves in the foot in the first half the last two games, said Green, whose team trailed Houston by 19 at halftime in a loss Saturday. By the end we were out of gas. We cant allow teams to be the aggressor the first 12 minutes. Thats what happens.Dirk Nowitzki scored 27 for the Mavericks, who shot 73 per cent in the first quarter and had at least 66 points at halftime for the third straight game, all wins since a season-opening loss at San Antonio.But Dallas cooled off and couldnt shake Boston the way it did Utah after going up by 30 before halftime and losing more than half the lead in an 18-point win in the home opener.The Mavericks have been outscored in the third quarter of all four games, three times by double digits. New Orleans scored 37 while wiping out most of a 17-point deficit on Saturday. The Celtics hit eight of their first nine shots in a 38-point third quarter.To continue getting the leads, that would be great, Dallas coach Rick Carlisle said. If we can keep doing that, we will deal with the other stuff. We will get it solved.Parsonns had a 3-pointer and an easy layup after a turnover to push Dallas lead to 114-104 before the Celtics scored seven quick points to get close again in the final minute. China Jerseys website. After Bradley missed the second of three free throws with a chance to tie, Ellis put Dallas back up by three at 116-113 with a driving layup.The Celtics had another chance to get even when Green missed a 3 with 20 seconds left, and Parsons won the tip with Jared Sullinger after they ended up in a jump ball following a mad scramble on the floor.SMARTS HOMECOMINGThe first time Boston cut its 31-point deficit to 3 in the fourth quarter, it came on a 3-pointer by rookie first-round pick Marcus Smart, who played at a Dallas-area high school and had quite a cheering section for his first pro game close to home. Several dozen students from Marcus High School in nearby Flower Mound wore T-shirts that read, We Are 4 Marcus, with his No. 36 inside a shamrock.Some of the guys played on the JV team when I was on the varsity. It makes me feel old, said the 20-year-old Smart, who got a loud ovation when he came into the game and finished with seven points, six rebounds and three assists.TIP-INSCeltics: Boston was 11 of 31 from 3-point range after making just 1 of 25 from beyond the arc in Houston. Bradley was 4 of 6 and Green was 5 of 12. ... Rajon Rondo had team highs with 15 assists and nine rebounds. ... Bradley scored 14 points in the fourth quarter.Mavericks: Tyson Chandler had his first double-double since returning to Dallas with 10 points and a game-high 12 rebounds. ... Parsons and Nowitzki combined to go 8 of 9 on 3-pointers. ... Forward Al-Farouq Aminu left the game in the second quarter with a left knee injury. Carlisle said he didnt think the injury was serious.UP NEXTCeltics: Return home to face Toronto on Wednesday after a two-game Texas swing opened the road schedule.Mavericks: Get two days off before their first back-to-back on the road at Portland and Utah. ' ' '

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