Red Wings roasted by Flames in Detroit

Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2001

DETROIT -- Dean McAmmond, Scott Nichol, Igor Kravchuk and Jarome Iginla scored as the Calgary Flames beat Detroit 4-2 Wednesday night to spoil the home debut of the new-look Red Wings.

Detroit, which had a franchise-record 19-game unbeaten streak at home, lost for the first time in Joe Louis Arena since Dec. 27.

Dominik Hasek allowed four goals and stopped 29 shots in his first game before his new fans.

Calgary's defense was solid and Roman Turek stopped 24 shots.

Sabres 2, Flyers 1

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Martin Biron made 26 saves and Miroslav Satan scored a short-handed goal in the second period as Buffalo snapped a five-game, regular-season losing streak against Philadelphia.

Stu Barnes extended his scoring streak to three games and points streak to four games with a first-period goal for Buffalo (2-1-0-1).

Islanders 6, Penguins 3

PITTSBURGH -- Mark Parrish scored two third-period goals as the Islanders beat Pittsburgh and opened the season with three straight wins for the first time in 14 seasons.

The Islanders opened a season 3-0 for the first time since 1986-87.

Parrish snapped a 3-all tie with a goal at 1:30 of the third. He scored his fifth goal of the season at 17:41 and Claude Lapointe added an empty-net goal in the final minute.

Senators 2, Panthers 0

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Jani Hurme made 36 saves for his third career shutout and Martin Havlat and Daniel Alfredsson scored as Ottawa beat Florida.

Hurme earned his first shutout since Jan. 20 against Tampa Bay.

Havlat scored on a power play for his fourth point in two games and Ottawa's sixth power-play goal of the season

Capitals 5, Rangers 2

NEW YORK -- Jaromir Jagr had two assists before leaving because of a leg injury as Washington beat the Rangers.

Sergei Gonchar had two goals and Peter Bondra, Sylvain Cote and Ulf Dahlen also scored as the Capitals peppered rookie goalie Dan Blackburn early and often.

Jagr, playing his first game in Madison Square Garden in a Capitals sweater, left the game with 5:21 left in the first period after hooking legs with New York's Igor Ulanov.

Zdeno Ciger and Radek Dvorak scored for the Rangers.

Wild 2, Bruins 1

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Stacy Roest, left unprotected in the waiver draft two weeks ago, scored two goals to lead Minnesota past Boston.

The Wild are unbeaten after three games, with two victories and a tie. The Bruins had their season-opening winning streak snapped at three in the first game of a six-game, two-week road trip.



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