Game recaps plus the latest on Bobby Ryan, Zach Bogosian and Jannik Hansen.
TORONTO SUN: James van Riemsdyk’s two goals lifted the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 4-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres.
LA PRESSE: The Montreal Canadiens once again spoiled another strong performance by goalie Carey Price, falling 1-0 to the New York Rangers.
SPECTOR’S NOTE: Last season the Canadiens were fourth overall in goals-per-game average (3.04). This season, they’ve slipped to 21st (2.43).
OTTAWA SUN: Senators star Bobby Ryan is sore from taking a hit to the head from Boston’s Dennis Seidenberg on Friday, but returned to practice Saturday and expects to play in Sunday’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
WINNIPEG FREE PRESS: Jets defenseman Zach Bogosian will miss tonight’s game against the Minnesota Wild owing to a lower body injury suffered on Friday against the Flyers.
VANCOUVER SUN: Canucks winger Jannik Hansen returns to the lineup tonight against the Dallas Stars. Hansen’s been sidelined by injury since late-October.