• Bucks 102, Knicks 87: Where to begin on this one? The Bucks shot 74 percent from the floor. They went on a 23-2 early to ice the game .They outscored the Knicks, 40-22, in the first quarter. Brandon Jennings, whom the Knicks passed over for Jordan Hill, had 22 points and eight rebounds. David Lee's 18 points led the Knicks, now 1-6 and losers of three straight.

  • Celtics 86, Nets 76: Give the Nets credit. Their injury-depleted team held their own despite having only eight players in uniform. The Celtics, tired though they were, managed to hold them off. Brook Lopez shot 10-of-16 for 23 points in the loss.

  • Flames 3, Rangers 1: Daniel Girardi's first-period goal wasn't enough as the Rangers fell to 1-2 on their Canadian road trip.

  • Islanders 6, Thrashers 3: Whoa, the Islanders are 6-6-5? When did that happen? Sean Bergenheim, Blake Comeau and Jack Hillen recorded their first goals of the season. John Tavares set up two goals, and the Islanders readied for a seven-game road trip in style.

  • Devils 3, Senators 2: Despite trailing 2-1 entering the third period, the Devils rallied to remain perfect on the road. That's their eighth straight win away from home to start the year. Zach Parise and David Clarkson had one goal and one assist each.