NHL roundup: Voracek scores twice for Flyers
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jakub Voracek scored twice and the Philadelphia Flyers pulled away from the road-weary Carolina Hurricanes for a 6-3 victory on Saturday night.
Wayne Simmonds and Shayne Gostisbehere each had a goal and an assist, and the Flyers won for the first time at home this season and snapped a three-game winless streak.
Rangers 4, Capitals 2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rookie Jimmy Vesey scored the tying and go-ahead goals 3 minutes apart in the second period to lead New York to a victory over Washington.
Rick Nash scored a late empty-net goal and had an assist as New York won its sixth game in eight visits to Washington. Brandon Pirri also scored in a three-goal second period that began the Rangersá comeback from two goals down en route to their first road win.
Alex Ovechkin scored his third goal of the season to give Washington a 2-0 lead in the first. Lars Eller added his first goal as a member of the Capitals, who had a three-game win streak snapped and failed to earn at least a point for the first time this season.
Red Wings 3, Sharks 0
DETROIT (AP) — Jimmy Howard made 30 saves and Gustav Nyquist scored twice, helping Detroit beat San Jose.
Andreas Athanasiou also scored for Detroit, which won its fourth straight after losing its first two games of the season.
Panthers 5, Avalanche 2
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Shane Harper scored his first two NHL goals to lift Florida over Colorado.
Vincent Trocheck and Jonathan Marchessault each had a goal and an assist and Aaron Ekblad also scored a goal for the Panthers while Roberto Luongo made 26 saves.
Devils 2, Wild 1 (OT)
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Taylor Hall scored 29 seconds into overtime and New Jersey rallied to beat Minnesota.
PA Parenteau tied it late in the third period and Cory Schneider made 28 saves for the Devils.
Canadiens 4, Bruins 2
BOSTON (AP) — Carey Price stopped 19 shots in his second start, and Brian Gallagher and Phillip Danault each had second-period goals to lift Montreal to a win over Boston.