Highlights of Thursday's NHL games

Fri Mar 20, 2015 1:14am EDT
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(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Thursday's National Hockey League games:

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Senators 6, Bruins 4

Ottawa winger Bobby Ryan scored his 18th goal of the season to give the Senators a winning lead in their 6-4 victory over the Boston Bruins at Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday.

The win was the fifth in a row for the Senators and moved them within two points of the Bruins in the race for the second wild card spot in the Eastern Conference.

Senators goalie Andrew Hammond made 31 saves to improve his record to 12-0-1, while Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask made 26 saves.

The other Ottawa goals were bagged by Kyle Turris, who added an empty-netter to complete the scoring, David Legwand, Jean-Gabriel Pageau and Milan Michalek.

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Canadiens 4, Hurricanes 0   Continued...

Mar 19, 2015; Ottawa, Ontario, CAN; Ottawa Senators center Kyle Turris (7) skates past Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) in the third period at the Canadian Tire Centre. The Senators defeated the Bruins 6-4. Mandatory Credit: Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports