Vasilevskiy leads Lightning to a 3-1 win over Canadiens
The 25-year-old Vasilevskiy improved to 8-1-2 in his career against Montreal.
The Canadiens came into the matchup with the league’s fourth-best offense, scoring four goals per game, but they could only get one past Vasilevskiy.
TORONTO (AP) — Mitch Marner had a goal and two assists and Toronto overcame a slow start and beat Minnesota.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Christian Dvorak scored a pair of goals and Arizona beat Winnipeg.
Mark Scheifele had a goal and an assist and extended his point streak to five games with his team-leading fourth goal of the season for Winnipeg. Kyle Connor also scored for Winnipeg, and Josh Morrissey had a pair of assists. Connor Hellebuyck stopped 31 shots for the Jets.
Frolik scored the 154th goal of his 13-season career, fifth as a member of the Flames.
David Rittich made 21 saves and improved to 3-2 on the season.
Rinne is 4-0-0 this season and has been splendid in the net, stifling one of the NHL’s most potent offenses.
Kyle Turris, Colton Sissons, Calle Jarnkrok, Filip Forsberg and Nick Bonino scored for the Predators, who had nine players get points in the win. Seventeen of Nashville’s 20 skaters to appear in a game registered a point.
Marc-Andre Fleury, whose five goals allowed was a season-high, made 34 saves.
Thatcher Demko had 26 saves and picked up his first win of the season in his first start for Vancouver.
The Canucks have won three games in a row, matching last year’s best win streak.
Martin Necas scored in the second period and Sebastian Aho tipped in an empty-net goal as the Canes rebounded from their first defeat and extended the best start to a season in franchise history, improving to 6-1-0 in the opener of a four-game road trip.
Jack Campbell stopped 21 shots for the Kings, who were shut out after averaging four goals per game in their first five games this season.
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- Arizona Coyotes
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- Montreal Canadiens
- Nashville Predators
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