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  • Islanders 4 Flyers 2: Rick DiPietro is definitely trying to earn his 15-year contract. Rick had another great night in the nets, stopping 29 of 31 shots and keeping New York in the game while they were blitzed in the first two periods. Jason Blake led the way for the Islanders with 7 shots and a goal and Miroslav Satan added 2 assists.
  • Tampa Bay 3 New Jersey 2 (shootout): Martin Brodeur had a great game, but so did Johan Holmqvist. Both goalies stopped 26-of-28 shots, but the shootout made the difference. Brad Richards scored the only goal in the shootout to give the Lightning the win.
  • Shanahan named Captain for the Eastern Conference: Brendan Shanahan has done a great job for the Rangers this year and he will be their first All-Star captain since Wayne Grtezky in 1997.