The Vancouver Canucks get off to a good start under Bruce Boudreau, Tuukka Rask practices with Bruins, Jets defenceman Neal Pionk suspended, streaking Jake Guentzel and more.
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Vancouver: Vancouver Canucks win 4-0, Boudreau wins 1st game, team’s first shutout.
Montreal: Canadiens Corner – The injury list grows, Clague suits up
Toronto: Five Maple Leafs Takeaways – Rasmus Sandin injury prompted Leafs’ response.
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Boston: Rask brings excitement to Boston Bruins in practice return.
San Jose: How do you trade a problem like Evander Kane?
Detroit: Moritz Seider could take down Lidstrom’s team scoring mark. (DHN+)
N.Y. Islanders: 3 Takeaways from a weekend of comebacks by the New York Islanders.
Colorado: Oskar Olausson could be Avalanche star, starting next season. (CHN+)
Washington: Carlson, Ovechkin, Wilson help Capitals overcome OT woes, top Ducks.
Florida: Jonathan Huberdeau leads, gets physical with Florida Panthers.
Pittsburgh: Guentzel and Carter strike twice, Penguins crunch the Kraken 6-1
Winnipeg: Jets defenceman Neal Pionk suspended two games for kneeing Rasmus Sandin.
Toronto: Mitch Marner out another week, maybe two, with injury suffered in practice.
PIT LW Jake Guentzel 2 G, 1 A
12 G, 7 A, 56 SOG during 13-game point streak.
DAL LW/C Jamie Benn 2 G, 1 A
0 G, 0 A, 4 SOG in past 5 GP
PHI LW Claude Giroux 2 G
4 G, 5 A, 23 SOG in past 9 GP
PIT C Jeff Carter 2 G
3 G, 2 A, 13 SOG in past 5 GP
PIT LW/RW Danton Heinen 1 G, 2 A
0 G, 0 A, 4 SOG in previous 6 GP