Sedin scores 300th as Canucks beat Senators 5-2


OTTAWA — Vancouver’s Daniel Sedin scored his 300th career goal and added an assist to help the Canucks defeat Ottawa 5-2 on Thursday.

In the day’s other game, Edmonton downed Nashville 3-0.

Vancouver also got goals from David Booth, Jason Garrison, Dale Weise and Mike Santorelli.

Clarke MacArthur and Mika Zibanejad scored for the Senators, who are yet to win in five occasions this season of playing on back-to-back nights.

Edmonton’s Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Taylor Hall scored 51 seconds apart in the second period to send the Oilers past Nashville.

Goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov got a shutout in his first start for Edmonton, making 33 saves, while Jordan Eberle added an empty-netter in the final minute.

Predators captain Shea Weber was hit by a puck near his mouth in the second period and did not return.