Isles Edge Devils In Shootout
Newark, n.j. — Matt Moulson scored the only goal of the shootout in the sixth round and the New York Islanders opened the season with a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.
Evgeni Nabokov made 26 saves and stopped all six Devils shots in the shootout as the Islanders won a season opener for the first time since 2007.
Senators 1, Sabres 0
Buffalo, n.y. — Erik Karlsson scored with 1:35 remaining in the third period and Craig Anderson stopped 35 shots in leading Ottawa to a season-opening win over Buffalo. Former Sabres forward Clarke MacArthur set up the goal to spoil the Sabres’ home opener.
Flames 4, Blue Jackets 3
Columbus, Ohio — Jiri Hudler and Curtis Glencross scored goals 42 seconds apart in the third period to lead Calgary over Columbus.
Red Wings 3, Hurricanes 2 (ot)
Raleigh, n.c. — Stephen Weiss scored at 3:13 of overtime and Detroit rallied to beat Carolina.
Henrik Zetterberg scored with 16.4 seconds left in the third to tie it, Justin Abdelkader scored and Jimmy Howard stopped 23 shots to help the Red Wings win their first road game since moving to the Eastern Conference.