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Canadiens defeat Senators in overtime

Phillip Danault scores winning goal; Erik Karlsson makes preseason debut for Ottawa @NHL

Forward Phillip Danault scored with 4:14 left in overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 win against the Ottawa Senators in a preseason game at Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday.

Danault also had an assist and forward Paul Byron had a goal and two assists. Goalie Al Montoya made 24 saves for Montreal.

Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson, who played for Team Sweden at the World Cup of Hockey 2016, made his preseason debut, skating 21:41 and finishing minus-1 with a shot on goal.

Mike Hoffman and Kyle Turris scored and goalie Andrew Hammond made 29 saves for Ottawa.

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