Capitals 4, Predators 1
Daniel Winnik scored his first two goals as a member of the Capitals, Evgeny Kuznetsov had three assists and Washington defeated the Nashville Predators 4-1 on Friday night.
T.J. Oshie added his career-high 22nd goal of the season for the Capitals.
Sabres 3, Senators 1
Sam Reinhart had a goal and an assist to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Friday.
Nicolas Deslauriers and defenseman Zach Bogosian also scored for the Sabres (29-33-10). Chad Johnson made 32 saves.
Alex Chiasson scored for the Senators (33-31-8). Craig Anderson made 31 saves.
Blackhawks 4, Jets 0
Left winger Andrew Ladd stung his former teammates with a third-period goal and the Chicago Blackhawks posted a 4-0 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night.
Ladd, dealt to Chicago just before the trade deadline in late February, took a pass from captain Jonathan Toews and slipped in his 20th goal of the season at 3:06 of the third period as the Blackhawks built a 3-0 lead.