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Monday, Oct. 27
Ottawa at Buffalo (7 p.m. EDT). The Sabres (6-0-2) look to stay unbeaten in regulation when they face the last-place Senators, losers of four straight.
St. Louis' Keith Tkachuk and Buffalo's Thomas Vanek are tied for the NHL goal lead at eight, both in eight games. Tkachuk has six power-play goals. ... Washington's Alexander Semin and Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin are tied for the scoring lead with 14 points. Semin has seven goals and seven assists in eight games. Malkin has three goals and 11 assists in nine games.
Detroit left wing Johan Franzen will be out for three to four weeks because of a sprained left knee. The Red Wings recalled left wing Ville Leino from Grand Rapids of the AHL on Sunday. ... Columbus recalled goalie Dan LaCosta on an emergency basis from Syracuse of the AHL and sent down defenseman Kris Russell. ... Carolina center Brandon Sutter was discharged from a New York hospital Sunday after sustaining a concussion a night earlier against the Islanders.
beat the Houston Aeros (Wild) 5-4 on Sunday night in the AHL. The 6-foot-4 Deveaux has five goals in seven games this season.