The NHL's preseason highlight of Monday night was a game between the Canadiens and Penguins at Quebec City's stunning new arena.
Alex Semin, Lars Eller, Brian Flynn and Dale Weise scored for Montreal. Carey Price, who won the Hart Trophy last season for NHL MVP, and the Vezina Trophy as the league’s top goaltender, made 22 saves.
Quebec City and Las Vegas are bidding for NHL expansion franchises.
GRUBAUER, PETERS TOP ISLES
In New York, Philip Grubauer and Justin Peters combined for 23 saves to lead the Washington Capitals to a 3–1 win over the Islanders. Sean Collins and Andre Burakovsky scored for Washington. Burakovsky's power-play goal 7:39 into the third period was the game winner. Karl Alzner added an empty-netter with 57 seconds left.
RANGERS RALLY FOR OT WIN OVER FLYERS
Rangers goaltender Antti Raanta made 27 saves.
JURCO LIFTS RED WINGS OVER BRUINS
Loui Eriksson's power-play goal with 51 seconds left in regulation accounted for Boston's only score.
Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask allowed three goals on 24 shots.