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Buffalo 5 Phil 2
Not the start the Flyers are looking for. Tie game after 2, then the Sabres explode for 3 unanswered goals in the last 5 minutes. Flyers need to turn it around quick in this shortened season.
1. Thomas Vanek 2G (1PPG) 3A (2PPA) +1 9SOG
2. Jason Pominville 3A (2PPA) 1SOG
3. Drew Stafford 1A 5PIM 4SOG
W- Ryan Miller 29 Shots 2 Goals allowed
L- Ilya Bryzgalov 40 Shots, 4 Goals allowed
San Jose 4 Calgary 1
It was 1-0 Calgary after the first then the wheels fell off. Sharks roll to comfortable 4-1 win.
1. Patrick Marleau 2G (1PPG) +1 3SOG
2. Antti Niemi Win 32Shots 1 Goal allowed
3. Martin Havlat 1G +1 4PIM 3SOG
Pittsburgh 6 NYR 3
Penguins open up a can on the Rangers. The preseason Stanley Cup favourites reeling after an 0-2 start. Penguins taking flight out of the gate, now 2-0.
1. James Neal 2G (1PPG) 2PIM 7SOG
2. Evgeni Malkin 3A (2PPA) +1
3. Kris Letang 1G 1A (PPA) +1 4SOG
W- Thomas Vokoun 34 Shots 3 Goals allowed
L- Henrik Lundqvist 18 Shots 4 Goals allowed
Minnesota 1 Dallas 0
Move along, nothing to see here.
1. Josh Harding W 24 Saves in the shutout
2. Zach Parise 1G +1 3SOG
3. Dany Heatley 1A +1 5SOG
Edmonton 3 Vancouver 2
Canucks blow 2-0 lead and fall to the Oilers in a shoot out.
1. Jordan Eberle 1G +1 5SOG
2. Taylor Hall 1A +1 4PIM 3SOG
3. Zack Kassian 1G +1 5PIM 4SOG
W- Devan Dubnyk 29 Shots 2 Goals allowed
L- Roberto Luongo 32 Shots 2 Goals allowed
Chicago 6 Phoenix 4
Nice game in the desert as Chicago goes to 2-0 and the Coyotes fall to 0-2.
1. Marian Hossa 2G +1 4PIM 5SOG
2. Shane Doan 1G 1A +1 4PIM 6SOG
3. Patrick Sharp 1G 1A +1 5SOG
W- Ray Emery 29 Shots 4 Goals allowed
L- Mike Smith 31 Shots 6 Goals allowed