Phillip Danault scores in OT, Canadiens beat Senators 3-2

Montreal Canadiens' Brett Lernout (36) clears the puck as teammate Al Montoya(35) looks on during first period preseason NHL hockey action in Ottawa on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via AP)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Phillip Danault scored at 46 seconds of overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 exhibition victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday.

Paul Byron and Bryan Flynn also scored for the Canadiens, and Al Montoya made 24 saves.

Mike Hoffman and Kyle Turris scored for Ottawa, and Andrew Hammond stopped 29 shots. The game was new Senators coach Guy Boucher's first at home.

Montreal's Torrey Mitchell let with an upper-body injury midway through the first period and didn't return.