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Leafs build quick lead, rout Devils

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) John Tavares, Auston Matthews and Patrick Marleau scored in the opening 13:38 and the Toronto Maple Leafs displayed all their talent with a 7-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

Nazem Kadri matched his career high with three assists and red-hot Mitch Marner and Morgan Rielly added second-period goals as Toronto embarrassed New Jersey for the second time this season and won for the seventh time in 11 games (7-2-2). Tyler Ennis scored two late goals to finish the scoring.

Frederik Andersen made 27 saves in winning for the second time in his last five starts (2-2-1).


Panthers score 4 in 3rd to defeat Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Evgenii Dadonov had two goals and an assist to lead the Florida Panthers to a 5-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night.

Troy Brouwer, Aleksander Barkov and Frank Vatrano also scored for the Panthers, who scored three goals in a span of 2:44 in the third period. Roberto Luongo made 30 saves.


'Hawks troubled by Crawford concussions

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks added another difficult question to their long list of problems when Corey Crawford suffered another concussion.

Suddenly, their goaltending situation is completely up in the air.


Henrique, Getzlaf help Ducks upend Pens

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Anaheim Ducks would love to stop playing from behind. It's just not happening. And somehow it's not a problem, either. Particularly on the road.

The Ducks spotted the Pittsburgh Penguins two first-period goals and then roared back for a 4-2 victory on Monday for their ninth win in 10 games. Adam Henrique and Ryan Getzlaf each had a goal and an assist as Anaheim got its sixth straight road win, tied for the second-longest in franchise history.


Halak stops 22 as Bruins blank Canadiens

MONTREAL (AP) Jaroslav Halak had a strong game against Montreal and former teammate Carey Price, and helped the Boston Bruins get a big road win.

Halak stopped 22 shots for his third shutout of the season as the Bruins beat the Canadiens 4-0 on Monday night.


Greiss shuts down Avs in Islanders' win

DENVER (AP) On one sequence, the Islanders' Joshua Ho-Sang got whistled for two different hooking penalties. That was four minutes of power-play time.

Colorado couldn't score. New York was let off the hook.


Chabot's goal gets Sens past Preds in OT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Thomas Chabot saw an opening and took it, saving the Senators two points in the process.

Chabot scored 21 seconds into overtime and Ottawa recovered after blowing a three-goal lead to beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Monday night.


Bobrovsky lifts Jackets past Knights 1-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Nick Foligno had a feeling one goal might be enough.

Foligno scored 40 seconds into the third period, Sergei Bobrovsky made 28 saves and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Vegas Golden Knights 1-0 on Monday night.


Devils G Schneider to IR with ab strain

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) The New Jersey Devils have placed goaltender Cory Schneider on injured reserve with an abdominal strain.

The Devils announced the injury Monday and recalled goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood from Binghamton (AHL).


Flyers face Wings after firing Hakstol

It became official on Monday, ending long hours of impending drama.

Dave Hakstol was fired -- finally -- as the coach of the Philadelphia Flyers.

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