MONTREAL — Sean Couturier scored in the sixth round of the shootout, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 on Monday night for their season-best sixth straight victory.
Petr Mrazek, making his third straight start for Philadelphia, stopped 28 shots in his fourth shutout this season. Mrazek is 3-0-0 since being acquired from the Detroit Red Wings on Feb. 19.
Philadelphia moved into the top spot in the Metropolitan Division over Washington, which lost at Columbus.
Blue Jackets 5, Capitals 1
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Seth Jones and Cam Atkinson each had a goal and two assists, and Columbus beat Washington Capitals.
Lightning 4, Maple Leafs 3, SO
TAMPA, Fla. — Brayden Point scored the deciding goal in a shootout for the second consecutive game, lifting Tampa Bay over Toronto.
Frederik Andersen stopped 39 shots.