Senators down the Panthers, Leafs fall to Bruins, Canucks crowned by Kings, Oilers beaten by Flyers, plus the latest on the Canadiens, Flames and Jets.
OTTAWA CITIZEN: Goals by Kyle Turris, Mika Zibanejad and Clarke MacArthur lifted the Senators to a 3-2 win over the Florida Panthers. It was a rare win for the Sens over Panthers goalie Tim Thomas, who was 23-9-2 lifetime against Ottawa.
TORONTO STAR: The Maple Leafs suffered a closely-contested 3-1 loss to the Boston Bruins, which was their first game in Boston since their stunning Game Seven collapse against the Bruins in the opening round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
VANCOUVER PROVINCE: Roberto Luongo was pulled after giving up four goals on 18 shots as the road-weary Canucks were thumped 5-1 by the Los Angeles Kings.
EDMONTON SUN: The Oilers fell 4-2 to the Philadelphia Flyers in a game notable for Flyers captain Claude Giroux finally scoring his first goal of the season.
LA PRESSE: The Montreal Canadiens have yet to open contract negotiations with captain Brian Gionta, who is due to become an unrestricted free agent next summer.
CALGARY SUN: Young center Joe Colborne is quietly carving out a spot with the Flames.
WINNIPEG FREE PRESS: Playing .500 hockey has become a way of life for the Jets.