The Hurricanes improved to 5-0-0 for the best
five-game start in franchise history.
Teuvo Teravainen, Brett Pesce, Dougie Hamilton and Andrei
Svechnikov also scored for Carolina, which never trailed for the
second game in a row after three comeback victories. Nino
Niederreiter supplied two assists.
Brock Nelson and Johnny Boychuk scored power-play goals for the
Islanders. Jordan Eberle had two assists for New York, and
Nelson had one.
Ducks 2, Blue Jackets 1
Ryan Miller made 26 saves, and visiting Anaheim beat Columbus.
Jakob Silfverberg scored short-handed and Cam Fowler also had a
goal for Anaheim, which was coming off its first loss of the
season, a 2-1 defeat at Pittsburgh on Thursday night.
Miller, 39, was making his first start of the season after
backing up John Gibson the first four games. He now has four
shutouts and a 1.94 goals-against average in 14 career games
Sabers 3, Panthers 2 (SO)
Jack Eichel and Casey Mittelstadt scored in the game-ending
shootout as host Buffalo edged Florida.
Buffalo led 2-0 in the third period before Evgenii Dadonov and
Mike Hoffman scored. Hoffman's goal with just 10.4 seconds left
in the third period, off a Dadonov assist, forced overtime.
In the shootout for the Panthers, Vincent Trocheck was stopped
by Sabres goalie Linus Ullmark, and captain Aleksander Barkov
hit the near post.
--Field Level Media
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