Sporting Digest: Ice Hockey

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THE Pittsburgh Penguins, who beat the New York Rangers 10-4 on Friday to record their 16th victory in a row and break the NHL record for consecutive league wins, increased their run to 17 when they beat the Rangers again on Saturday 4-2.

NHL: (Saturday): Detroit Red Wings 6 Buffalo Sabres 5; Chicago Blackhawks 4 Tampa Bay Lightning 2; Ottawa Senators 5 New York Islanders 3; Pittsburgh Penguins 4 New York Rangers 2; Quebec Nordiques 6 Hartford Whalers 3; New Jersey Devils 5 Washington Capitals 3; Los Angeles Kings 3 San Jose Sharks 2 (o/t); Minnesota North Stars 4 St Louis Blues 3; Boston Bruins 5 Montreal Canadiens 1; Philadelphia Flyers 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 0.