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ST. LOUIS - Jaroslav Halak shrugged off his shaky start to the season, making 29 saves as the St. Louis Blues won coach Ken Hitchcock's debut with a 3-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday Denzel Perryman Jersey night.Chris Stewart scored on the power play to end a 10-game goal drought. Vladimir Sobotka and T.J. Oshie also scored and Barret Jackman had two a sists for the Blues, whose 6-7 start cost coach Davis Payne his job.Stewart's deflection in the second period was only the fourth goal in 41 power-play opportunities for St. Louis, which entered as the NHL's worst team with the man advantage.DETROIT (AP)Johan Casey Hayward Jersey Franzen scored three goals, and suddenly Detroit rolled over Colorado.Detroit has won two straight with a combined 10 goals after scoring a total of six in a six-game skid following a 5-0 start.Nicklas Lidstrom started the scoring midway through the first period. Franzen gave the Red Wings a three-goal lead Philip Rivers Jersey in the second period and chased goalie Semyon Varlamov.Dan Cleary scored off his own rebound against Jean-Sebastien Giguere to e sentially seal the win with 5:14 left.Milan Hejduk pulled the Avalanche within two goals a couple minutes later, but Franzen scored an empty-net goal with 31.3 seconds left after Giguere was pulled for an extra skater.Gabriel Landeskog scored LaDainian Tomlinson Jersey the only goal for the Avalanche (7-7-1), who are in a 1-5-1 slide.WASHINGTON (AP)Michael Ryder scored twice, Adam Burish had the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and Dallas beat Washington to snap the Capitals' six-game home winning streak.
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