SCOREBOARD
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.

STATS
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.

STATUS
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.

SCOUTING
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.
Advertisement

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Panthers vs. Bruins Prediction The Panthers have been a horrible bet against the Bruins but will they pull off the upset tonight at 7:00PM ET in Boston?
Thumbnail Detroit hopes to hold off surging Pittsburgh So far this season, nothing has been easy for the Red Wings. Add tonight’s matchup against the explosive Penguins to the list.
Thumbnail Caps trying to regain footing out East   Washington didn’t exactly end the month of November on a stirring note. But can the reigning Presidents’ Trophy winner return to form against the Islanders?
Thumbnail Luongo attempts to give Florida a jolt A new era of Panthers hockey begins tonight. But can the Blackhawks stand tall and deliver yet another stellar performance at the...
Thumbnail Lack of scoring punch hurting Ruff's crew Two of the Western Conference’s most dangerous clubs square off tonight in the Gateway City. Will the Blues or Stars come out on top?

NHL Team Pages