Scoreboard, December 31

Hockey sport background: graphite stick and puck on real arena used and scratched ice.© Can Stock Photo / Mirage3

Thursday’s Scores

NHL

Los Angeles 2 Vancouver 1 (shootout)

Carolina 4 Montreal 0

Calgary 6 Seattle 4

Florida 9 Tampa Bay 3

Columbus 4 Nashville 3 (shootout)

N.Y. Islanders 4, Buffalo 1

San Jose 3 Philadelphia 2 (overtime)

AHL

Toronto 5, Belleville 2

Rockford at Milwaukee, ppd.

Abbotsford at Manitoba, ppd.

Peach Bowl

Michigan State 31 Pittsburgh 21

NBA

Washington 110 Cleveland 93

Milwaukee 136 Orlando 118

Philadelphia 110 Brooklyn 102

Golden State at Denver, ppd