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NHL Roundup

Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen, of Finland, makes a kick save of a Colorado Avalanche shot during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

G Mike Condon saves 24 shots to record his second shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators (15-8-2) blank the Florida Panthers (12-11-2) 2-0. The 26-year old goalie has a 3-1-1 record this year with a 1.66 GAA and a save percentage of .944.

G Kari Lehtonen gets his first shutout this season as the Dallas Stars (10-10-6) win at the Colorado Avalanche (9-13-1) 3-0. The 33-year old Finn has a 5-7-3 record on the year and improved his subpar GAA and save percentage to 3.03 and .892, respectively.

RW Jordan Eberle registers 3 assists as the Edmonton Oilers (14-10-2) beat the Anaheim Ducks (12-8-5) 3-2 in overtime. The 26-year old now has 13 assists and 20 points on the season.

NHL Roundup

St. Louis Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko (91), of Russia, scores past Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy, of Russia, and Lightning's Jason Garrison (5) during the first period. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

G Jaroslav Halak stopped 38 shots as the New York Islanders (9-10-4) win at the Washington Capitals (13-7-2) 3-0. It was the first shutout for the 31-year old Czech this season. He now posts a 4-6-4 record with a 2.86 GAA and a .911 save percentage on the year.

RW Vladimir Tarasenko scores a hat trick and an assist as the St. Louis Blues (14-7-3) beat the Tampa Bay Lightning (13-11-1) 5-4. The 24-year old Russian now has 13 goals and 14 assists on the season, ranking him 3rd in the league in goals and points.

LW Alexander Steen registered 3 assists in the same game, giving him 11 assists and 13 points on the year.

C Connor McDavid records 3 assists as the the Edmonton Oilers (13-10-2) win at the Winnipeg Jets (11-13-2) 6-3. The 19-year old now has 23 assists this season and leads the league in this category as well as in points with 34.

C Travis Zajac scores 3 goals as the New Jersey Devils (10-7-6) fall to the Chicago Blackhawks (16-6-3) 4-3 in overtime. The 31-year old veteran has 8 goals and 10 assists this year.

NHL Roundup

Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson (41) makes a save on a shot by New York Rangers' Jesper Fast (19) as Senators' Chris Wideman (6) helps out during the first period of an NHL hockey game in New York, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016. (Rich Schultz AP Photo)

G Connor Hellebuyck registered his second shutout of the season as the Winnipeg Jets (10-12-2) blank the Nashville Predators (10-8-3) 3-0 to end their five-game losing streak.

The 23-year old had a busy time between the pipes, facing a total of 42 shots. He now posts an 8-8 record and has a 2.57 GAA with a .915 save percentage on the season.

G Craig Anderson saved 33 shots to earn his third blank sheet of the year as the Ottawa Senators (14-7-1) win at the New York Rangers (15-7-1) 2-0. The 35-year old veteran won his last four starts and has a 12-4-1 record on the season. Craig Anderson concedes 2.03 goals per game this year and saves 93.6% of the shots he faces.