UNDATED (AP) — Peter Budaj (BOO'-dy)) stopped 34 shots and the Montreal Canadiens ended Boston's recent scoring binge with a 4-1 win over the Bruins at TD Garden. The Canadiens won their second game in three nights and ended the Bruins' four-game winning streak.

Alexei Emelin (YEHM'-ih-lihn) scored his first goal of the season for the Habs. Max Pacioretty, Brian Gionta (JAHN'-tah) and Daniel Briere (bree-AYR') also lit the lamp for Montreal. The Habs have beaten the B's five straight times.

In other NHL action:

— Marc Methot, Erik Karlsson, Zack Smith, Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan scored as the Ottawa Senators jumped out to a four-goal lead and beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3.

— Columbus downed Washington 5-2. Ryan Johansen scored twice and Derek MacKenzie, Brandon Dubinsky and Cam Atkinson also had goals as the Blue Jackets ended a three-game skid.

— Toronto doubled up Florida 6-3. Nazem Kadri (nah-ZEEM' KAH'-dree) had three assists, including his 100th career point.

— Patrik Elias (EHL'-ee-ahsh) scored a power-play goal 40 seconds into overtime to give the New Jersey Devils a 3-2 victory over Dallas.

— Buffalo edged Phoenix 3-2. Zemgus Girgensons (ZEHM'-guhz GEER'-gehn-suhn) scored a short-handed goal in the third period and had an assist.

— Calgary handed the San Jose Sharks their second loss in two nights, 4-1. Sean Monahan got his 15th goal.

— Ryan Getzlaf scored the go-ahead goal in the final minute of the first period and the Anaheim Ducks also got goals from Corey Perry, Patrick Maroon and Daniel Winnik in a 5-3 victory over Philadelphia.

— Pittsburgh downed the L.A. Kings 4-1. Jussi Jokinen (YOO'-see YOH'-kih-nehn) had a goal and two assists. Chris Kunitz notched his 27th goal.

— Semyon Varlamov (VAHR'-aly-mawf) had 35 saves, John Mitchell had a goal and an assist and the Colorado Avalanche edged the Minnesota Wild 5-4.

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche have signed goaltender Semyon Varlamov (VAHR'-lay-mawf) to a five-year extension that goes through the 2018-19 season. The 25-year-old Varlamov is thriving under first-year coach and Hall of Fame goaltender Patrick Roy (wah), posting a 26-9-5 record with a 2.43 goals-against average.

All Times EST

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 53 34 16 3 71 160 119 20-6-2 14-10-1 12-8-0
Tampa Bay 54 31 18 5 67 160 136 16-6-3 15-12-2 11-5-1
Toronto 56 29 21 6 64 164 173 19-10-1 10-11-5 11-5-2
Montreal 54 29 20 5 63 135 135 15-9-3 14-11-2 8-6-2
Ottawa 54 24 20 10 58 155 170 12-11-5 12-9-5 11-4-5
Detroit 53 23 19 11 57 135 149 9-11-8 14-8-3 8-5-5
Florida 54 21 26 7 49 132 170 10-11-4 11-15-3 9-11-1
Buffalo 53 15 30 8 38 104 154 9-15-5 6-15-3 5-11-4

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Pittsburgh 54 38 14 2 78 175 129 22-4-0 16-10-2 17-5-0
N.Y. Rangers 55 29 23 3 61 141 139 12-13-3 17-10-0 9-9-3
Columbus 54 27 23 4 58 159 153 15-11-2 12-12-2 13-8-1
Philadelphia 55 26 23 6 58 150 163 14-10-1 12-13-5 9-8-3
Carolina 53 24 20 9 57 134 150 13-10-5 11-10-4 11-7-1
New Jersey 55 23 21 11 57 130 137 12-7-6 11-14-5 10-7-3
Washington 54 24 22 8 56 155 163 14-9-4 10-13-4 9-10-2
N.Y. Islanders 56 21 27 8 50 158 187 8-12-8 13-15-0 5-13-3

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 56 33 10 13 79 199 156 18-4-7 15-6-6 9-8-3
St. Louis 52 36 11 5 77 180 119 19-5-2 17-6-3 13-0-1
Colorado 53 34 14 5 73 158 141 18-7-3 16-7-2 14-5-2
Minnesota 56 29 21 6 64 137 140 19-7-2 10-14-4 11-9-1
Dallas 54 24 21 9 57 156 160 13-9-6 11-12-3 6-9-5
Nashville 55 24 23 8 56 136 166 13-11-4 11-12-4 8-9-0
Winnipeg 55 25 25 5 55 155 162 13-11-4 12-14-1 6-12-3

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Anaheim 56 40 11 5 85 189 137 22-2-2 18-9-3 15-1-2
San Jose 55 34 15 6 74 166 133 19-3-3 15-12-3 13-6-2
Los Angeles 56 30 20 6 66 134 120 16-8-3 14-12-3 11-6-1
Vancouver 55 27 19 9 63 139 143 14-9-5 13-10-4 9-9-4
Phoenix 54 25 19 10 60 156 163 15-9-3 10-10-7 11-7-5
Calgary 54 20 27 7 47 128 170 11-14-3 9-13-4 6-9-3
Edmonton 56 18 32 6 42 147 190 10-14-2 8-18-4 4-11-3

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

Thursday's Games

Montreal 4, Boston 1

Toronto 6, Florida 3

Columbus 5, Washington 2

Ottawa 5, Tampa Bay 3

New Jersey 3, Dallas 2, OT

Colorado 5, Minnesota 4

Calgary 4, San Jose 1

Buffalo 3, Phoenix 2

Anaheim 5, Philadelphia 3

Pittsburgh 4, Los Angeles 1

Friday's Games

N.Y. Islanders at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m.

St. Louis at Carolina, 7 p.m.

Washington at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

New Jersey at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Vancouver at Winnipeg, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday's Games

Edmonton at Boston, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Montreal, 1 p.m.

Buffalo at Colorado, 3 p.m.

Philadelphia at Los Angeles, 4 p.m.

Ottawa at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Florida at Columbus, 7 p.m.

Nashville at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Phoenix, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Calgary, 10 p.m.

Dallas at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

Chicago at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Sunday's Games

Detroit at Washington, 12:30 p.m.

Winnipeg at Montreal, 1 p.m.