NHL-Highlights of Friday's NHL games


March 7 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Friday's National Hockey League games.

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Rangers 4, Hurricanes 2

Center Derek Stepan scored on a 5-on-3 power play with 2:46 remaining as the New York Rangers rallied for a win over the Carolina Hurricanes.

The Hurricanes appeared in good shape with a 2-1 lead after center Jeff Skinner scored on a penalty shot with 7:53 to play, before New York scored three times in the last seven minutes.

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Red Wings 7, Devils 4

Right winger Johan Franzen had two goals and two assists to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a win over the New Jersey Devils.

The Red Wings led 5-3 after a wild second period in which seven goals were scored.

New Jersey goalie Cory Schneider stopped 25 shots but also allowed seven goals for the first time in his career.

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Panthers 2, Sabres 0

Goalie Roberto Luongo, playing his first game with Florida since 2006, led the Panthers to a home victory over the Buffalo Sabres.

The Panthers also got power-play goals from center Jesse Winchester and defenseman Dmitry Kulikov in a battle of the two bottom teams in the Eastern Conference.

Luongo was traded to the Panthers this week from the Vancouver Canucks.

(Editing by Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina)

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