Flyers Top Pens
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kris Letang, Mark Friedman and Jared McCann scored during Pittsburgh’s early binge but the Pens fell to the Flyers, 4-3 on Thursday.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Chris Kreider had his second hat trick in five games and the Rangers beat the slumping Devils.
LIGHTNING 3 BLACKHAWKS 2, OT
CHICAGO (AP) — Alex Killorn scored 4:59 into overtimeand Tampa Bay beat Chicago.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Martin scored twice and New York beat Buffalo in the opener of a three-game series.
CANADIENS 3, OT
MONTREAL (AP) — Pierre-Luc Dubois scored at 4:29 of overtime to lift Winnipeg past Montreal.
BLUE JACKETS 3 STARS 2
DALLAS (AP) — Boone Jenner had a goal and an assist, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Eric Robinson added third-period goals, and Columbus beat struggling Dallas.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Aaron Ekblad had two goals as Florida beat Nashville.
RED WINGS 2
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jordan Staal and Jesper Fast scored early in the third period to help Carolina beat Detroit.