NHL: Third period rally seals victory for the Anaheim Ducks
Last Updated: March 21, 2013 6:07am
The Chicago Blackhawks suffered just their third defeat in regulation this season as they lost 4-2 to the Anaheim Ducks.
The Blackhawks had surrendered a 2-1 advantage after a third-period fightback saw the Ducks extend their home winning streak to 13 games.
Jonathan Toews' drive and Nick Leddy's slap shot had put the Blackhawks ahead after rookie Peter Holland's early opener, but Bobby Ryan, Teemu Selanne and Sheldon Souray turned the game on its head.
The Toronto Maple Leafs snapped a five-game losing streak by toppling the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2.
Joffrey Lupul, Dion Phaneuf, Tyler Bozak and Nikolai Kulemin all netted for the Lightning, while Nazem Kadri provided three assists.
The Minnesota Wild overcame the Detroit Red Wings 4-2, with Devin Setoguchi grabbing two goals and Niklas Backstrom making 36 saves.
The Colorado Avalanche rallied from 2-0 and 3-2 down to sink the Dallas Stars, Chuck Kobasew netting the winner with 3:29 left.
Dan Boyle's shootout winner saw the San Jose Sharks snap a two-game skid with a 4-3 come-from-behind victory over the Edmonton Oilers.