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Patrick Roy takes turn at goaltending record in Avs' win over Oilers

One night after Andy Moog reached a milestone for the Montreal Canadiens, it was Patrick Roy's turn for the Colorado Aval-anche.

Roy stopped 34 shots Sunday night to key Colorado's 3-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers, the 38th shutout of the all-star goaltender's 12-year career."You want to win every game and I'm trying to have the best start of my career," said Roy, who moved past Johnny Bower into 22nd place on the all-time shutout list. "I've never had very good starts and I'm hoping this year would be different."

Roy continued to torment the Oilers, whom he has shut out three times and beaten 17 times in 24 career games. Roy held Edmonton at bay despite eight power-play chances for the Oilers.

"We got a lot of penalties to kill and I think the team deserves a lot of credit because we did a super job in that regard," said Roy, who is first among active goaltenders in shutouts. "We're always in the right position and making it tough for the other team."

Roy's shutout came one night after Moog backstopped the Canadiens to a 4-1 victory over Boston.

Claude Lemieux scored twice for the Avalanche, and Peter Forsberg had Colorado's other goal.

Lightning 1, Sabres 1

Tampa Bay's Daren Puppa and Buffalo's Dominik Hasek put on goaltending clinics as the Lightning and visiting Sabres played to a tie.

Puppa, who stopped Randy Burridge from just outside the crease in the final minute of overtime, stopped 36 Buffalo shots. Hasek made 30 saves.

Rangers 2, Kings 2

Kevin Stevens scored with nine seconds left in regulation to lift New York into a tie with visiting Los Angeles.

Stevens picked up a loose puck to the left of goaltender Stephane Fiset and swept it into the open side of the net, pulling his skate out of the crease just before the puck crossed the line.

Seconds earlier, the Rangers had the apparent tying goal by Marc Savard disallowed when a video replay showed that Pat LaFontaine had his skate in the crease.

Coyotes 2, Flyers 1

Dallas Drake's goal midway through the third period snapped a tie, leading visiting Phoenix over Philadelphia.

After two Flyers collided at center ice, Drake and Keith Tkachuk broke in on a 2-on-1. Drake waited for defenseman Janne Niinimaa to go down and fired a shot that beat goaltender Garth Snow at 9:29.