Kings rally to down the Avalanche, Sabres beat the Bruins, plus updates on Marian Gaborik, Pekka Rinne, Jaromir Jagr, Kimmo Timonen and more.

Anze Kopitar scores one of his two goals against the Avalanche.

Anze Kopitar scores one of his two goals against the Avalanche.

LOS ANGELES TIMES: Anze Kopitar scored twice, including the game winner, as the Kings rallied to down the Colorado Avalanche 6-4.

BUFFALO NEWS: Matt Moulson scored with 52 seconds remaining in regulation to Matt D’Agostini tallied in overtime to lift the Sabres to a 5-4 win over the Boston Bruins.

NOTE: Games involving Canadian NHL teams are recapped in “Canadian Corner”.

CBS SPORTS: Columbus Blue Jackets forward Marian Gaborik has been medically cleared to return to action.

THE TENNESSEAN: The Nashville Predators have sent goalie Pekka Rinne (hip infection) to the AHL for conditioning in what could be his last step before returning to NHL action.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: The Blackhawks aren’t expecting to suffer a post-Olympics hangover. 10 Blackhawks took part in the Sochi Games.

NJ.COM: Ten reasons why the New Jersey Devils should not trade Jaromir Jagr at the trade deadline.

PHILLY.COM: Kimmo Timonen believes if the Flyers play like Finland’s men’s hockey team did in the recent Winter Olympics they’ll make the playoffs and perhaps have a shot at the Stanley Cup. Timonen was part of Finland’s bronze medal team.

TWINCITIES.COM: The Minnesota Wild yesterday acquired veteran fourth line left wing Brad Winchester from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for minor league defenseman Brian Connelly.