Game recaps plus updates on Jay Bouwmeester, Andrej Sekera and more.
THE DETROIT NEWS: Third-period goals by Alexey Marchenko and Tomas Tatar lifted the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 win over the Nashville Predators.
TWINCITIES.COM: Justin Fontaine and Erik Haula had two-point performances helping the Minnesota Wild down the Colorado Avalanche 3-1.
THE BOSTON GLOBE: Tuukka Rask made 31 saves backstopping the Boston Bruins to a 4-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes.
SUN-SENTINEL.COM: Brandon Pirri scored two power-play goals as the Florida Panthers downed the Buffalo Sabres 5-3. Jaromir Jagr had no points in his debut with the Panthers.
PHILLY.COM: Michael Del Zotto’s short-handed goal was the game winner as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the New York Rangers 4-2.
NEWSOBSERVER.COM: Jay McClement scored twice as the Carolina Hurricanes rolled over the New York Islanders 5-3.
NJ.COM: Cory Schneider made 33 saves for his second shutout in four games as the New Jersey Devils blanked the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-0.
NOTE: Games involving Canadian NHL teams are recapped in “Canadian Corner.”
LOS ANGELES TIMES: Defenseman Andrej Sekera is adjusting to playing with his new team. The Kings acquired Sekera in a trade last week.
STLTODAY.COM: Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester played in his 900th NHL game.
THE BUFFALO NEWS: Recently-demoted Sabres defenseman Mark Pysyk is reportedly ok after collapsing during a pickup basketball game with his Rochester Americans teammates on Saturday. There was no indication as to what caused his collapse.
NOTE: Details of yesterday’s NHL trades (highlighted by Antoine Vermette being dealt to the Chicago Blackhawks) can be found elsewhere in the “News” section.