NHL roundup

Sabres 5, Ducks 2


Tyler Ennis scored two goals. Ryan Miller, making his 11th straight start, earned his 199th NHL win. His shutout bid was spoiled when Corey Perry scored a power-play goal with 4:24 to go in regulation.

Blues 4, Thrashers 2


Ty Conklin stopped 37 shots and Alexander Steen gave St. Louis the lead with a goal late in the second period. The Blues led 3-1 before Dustin Byfuglien scored for Atlanta with 7:23 remaining.

Blue Jackets 3, Flames 1


Mathieu Garon made 29 saves in his debut as the Blue Jackets’ No. 1 goalie, and Columbus snapped a four-game losing. Jakub Voracek, Jared Boll and Rostislav Klesla, scored for Columbus.

Capitals 5, Devils 1


Andrew Gordon had a goal and assist for his first two NHL points, and the Washington Capitals earned their second straight victory. Washington is enjoying a winning streak after snapping an eight-game losing streak.

Associated Press