* at Detroit 5, Dallas 3: The Red Wings became the first team to secure a playoff spot.
* at Phoenix 2, Vancouver 0: Ilya Bryzgalov had 24 saves for his fifth career shutout.
* at Colorado 5, Edmonton 1: Jaroslav Hlinka and Tyler Arnason each had a goal and an assist.
* New Jersey 4, at Minnesota 3 (SO): Jamie Langenbrunner scored the winner. The Devils moved into first in the Eastern Conference.