Panthers beat Penguins to stop three-game skid
Brad Boyes scored two goals, Tomas Fleischmann had a goal and three assists, and the Florida Panthers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in their home opener last night.
Aleksander Barkov, Jonathan Huberdeau and Kris Versteeg also scored for Florida, and Jacob Markstrom stopped 36 shots.
Pascal Dupuis, Craig Adams and Evgeni Malkin scored for Pittsburgh, which lost for the first time in four games. Jeff Zatkoff made 24 saves in his NHL debut.
STARS 4, JETS 1
Tyler Seguin had two goals and two assists to lead Dallas over Winnipeg.
Seguin came into the game with only one assist this season in the two games Dallas had played. The No. 2 overall pick in the 2010 NHL draft was traded to the Stars by Boston in July.
KINGS 2, HURRICANES 1, SO
Jeff Carter scored the shootout winner to lift Los Angeles to victory over Carolina.
Dwight King also scored for the Kings, while Jonathan Quick made 27 saves. Jeff Skinner had Carolina’s goal, while Cam Ward stopped 36 shots.
COYOTES 2, FLYERS 1
Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored the winner with 12.9 seconds left in the second period and Thomas Greiss made the lead stand up in the third period to lift Phoenix over Philadelphia.
BLACKHAWKS 3, ISLANDERS 2
Michal Handzus scored the go-ahead goal 6:45 into the second period and Chicago held on for the win over New York.