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NHL: Ottawa 5, Phoenix 2

Oct. 26, 2010 at 11:14 PM

OTTAWA, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Alex Kovalev found the net twice and the Ottawa Senators scored 9 seconds apart Tuesday in their 5-2 victory over Phoenix.

Kovalev added an assist, and Daniel Alfredsson, Erik Karlsson and Chris Kelly contributed markers for the Senators, who won for only the second time in five games.

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Karlsson put home a rebound while on the power play at 5:27 of the first period to give Ottawa a 1-0 lead. On the ensuing faceoff, Kovalev collected a pass from Peter Regin and beat the Coyotes' Jason LaBarbera with a wrist shot at 5:36 -- the fastest two goals in Senators' history.

Ottawa goalie Brian Elliott picked up the victory by turning aside 28-of-30 shots.

LaBarbera was pulled after allowing three goals on 20 shots. Ilya Bryzgalov entered and yielded two goals on 16 shots the rest of the way.

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