Penguins beat Devils for first home win

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Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby celebrates after scoring against New Jersey goaltender Martin Brodeur during the third period.  KEITH SRAKOCIC/ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby celebrates after scoring against New Jersey goaltender Martin Brodeur during the third period.

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby and Chris Kunitz each had a goal and two assists, and the Pittsburgh Penguins picked up their first home victory of the season by beating the New Jersey Devils 5-1 on Saturday.

Penguins defenseman Robert Bortuzzo scored his first NHL goal, Brandon Sutter got his first with Pittsburgh and Kris Letang also found the back of the net for the Penguins, who handed the Devils their first loss in regulation this season.

Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 15 shots for the win.

The Penguins had been the only NHL team yet to earn a point at home.

RANGERS 3, LIGHTNING 2

In Tampa, Fla., Rick Nash scored a go-ahead goal early in the third period and New York knocked off the Lightning.

Rangers goalie Martin Biron made 30 saves in his first start and second appearance of the season.

AVALANCHE 3, OILERS 1

In Denver, P.A. Parenteau and Jamie McGinn scored goals 3 minutes, 29 seconds apart in the second period to help Colorado rally past Edmonton.

Paul Stastny also scored and Semyon Varlamov made 25 saves for Colorado.

FLYERS 5, HURRICANES 3

In Philadelphia, Claude Giroux and Danny Briere each had a goal and an assist to lift the Flyers.

Kurtis Foster, Brayden Coburn and Mike Knuble also scored for Philadelphia, which won for only the third time in nine games.

CANADIENS 6, SABRES 1

In Montreal, Rene Bourque and David Desharnais each scored twice to lead the Canadiens.

Carey Price made 30 saves for Montreal for his fifth win of the season.

BLUE JACKETS 4, RED WINGS 2

In Columbus, Ohio, Artem Anisimov scored twice in the second period, and Steve Mason stopped 32 shots for the Blue Jackets.

Mark Letestu added a short-handed goal, and James Wisniewski also scored Columbus.

BRUINS 1, MAPLE LEAFS 0

In Toronto, Chris Bourque scored his first goal with the Bruins as Boston edged the Maple Leafs.

COYOTES 2, STARS 0

In Glendale, Ariz., Mike Smith stopped 17 shots for Phoenix, who shut down Dallas and have points in four consecutive games.

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