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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Ilya Bryzgalov made 20 saves and Philadelphia spoiled another home opener with a win over New Jersey.

The Flyers started the season on Thursday with a 2-1 win over the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins in Boston. Philadelphia improved to 2-0 with the victory at the Prudential Center.

Claude Giroux, Matt Read and Wayne Simmonds provided the goals to support Bryzgalov.

The Flyers win spoiled Peter DeBoer’s debut as Devils coach. Martin Brodeur made 26 saves for New Jersey.

Sharks 6, Coyotes 3

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) _ Joe Pavelski and Andrew Desjardins scored two goals apiece and San Jose used its highest scoring season opener ever to beat Phoenix.

Newcomer Michal Handzus and Ryane Clowe also scored and Patrick Marleau had two assists for the Sharks, who jumped on the Coyotes from the start and finished with 52 shots on goal.

San Jose’s first four goals came from four different lines to spoil Mike Smith’s debut as Phoenix goalie. Acquired in the offseason to help replace Ilya Bryzgalov, Smith allowed six goals in the first two periods.

Shane Doan scored two power-play goals and Oliver Ekman-Larsson also scored on the man advantage for the Coyotes.

Penguins 5, Flames 3

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) _ Evgeni Malkin, Craig Adams and Tyler Kennedy scored to lead Pittsburgh over Calgary.

Defenseman Matt Niskanen had a goal and an assist for Pittsburgh, which improved to 2-0 on the season and on their Western Canadian tour.

Jordan Staal added an empty-net goal for the Penguins.

Curtis Glencross, Rene Bourque and Olli Jokinen scored for the Flames in Calgary’s first game of the season.

Wild 4, Blue Jackets 2

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