DETROIT (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes dominated Detroit through most of the game Los Angeles Kings T-Shirts Authentic , but needed a timely block by defenseman Justin Faulk to beat the Red Wings and snap a three-game losing streak.Faulk, who also scored a goal, made a crucial short-handed block on a shot by Detroit’s Andreas Athanasiou with less than five minutes left and Carolina leading 2-1. Goaltender Petr Mrazek was down and out after making a big save on Frans Nielsen when Athanasiou appeared to have an empty net and a chance to tie the game.But Faulk blocked the shot in the crease.“We put ourselves in a tough spot. I got beat and Petr made a huge save on the back door on Nielsen,” Faulk said. “Then full scramble mode, everyone is diving around.”Jordan Martinook added an empty-net goal in the final minute to seal Carolina’s 3-1 victory.Michael Ferland scored in his fourth straight game and Sebastian Aho assisted on Ferland’s second-period goal. The assist stretched his season-opening points streak to nine games (four goals and 10 assists), surpassing the franchise record of eight by Victor Rask (2016-17).“There was no doubt who was the better team. I’ve liked our game. I’ve liked it all year,” Hurricanes coach Rod Brind’Amour said.Mrazek, who was drafted by Detroit in 2010 and played a number of seasons with the Red Wings, made 20 saves.“It always feel great when you win Los Angeles Kings Hoodies Authentic ,” Mrazek said. “It doesn’t matter which team or where you are, especially after the three losses we had. I’m really happy today.”Athanasiou scored for Detroit and Jimmy Howard stopped 36 shots in the loss. The Red Wings were outshot 36-12 in the first two periods.“That’s 100 percent inexcusable, to not be ready to work, to not be ready to compete at the start of the game through the second period,” Detroit coach Jeff Blashill said.Athanasiou made it 2-1 with 7:58 left when he tapped in a pass from Thomas Vanek. It was Athanasious’s third goal.Faulk’s power-play goal gave Carolina a 1-0 lead with 1:35 left in the first period. He got his first goal of the season on a slap shot from the high slot area, about 15 feet inside the blue line.Ferland made it 2-0 at 8:05 into the second period with a power-play goal. He beat Howard from the inside edge of the left circle. It was Ferland’s sixth goal.The Hurricanes outshot the Red Wings 21-6 in the first period.NOTE: Carolina wore their third jerseys, which are black with red numbers and letters with white trim and the team’s logo in red, white and black. … Detroit did not get its first shot until 13:30 into the game, when rookie defensemen Dennis Cholowski managed a shot from the high slot. The Hurricanes had 14 shots by then.UP NEXTCarolina: Hosts San Jose on Friday.Detroit: Hosts Winnipeg on Friday. The Montreal Canadiens will be looking to build a streak and the San Jose Sharks will be trying to end one when they meet Sunday at Bell Centre.The Canadiens (12-9-5) ended a five-game losing streak with a 5-2 home win over the New York Rangers on Saturday.The Sharks (12-10-5) Los Angeles Kings Hats Authentic , meanwhile, lost 6-2 to the Senators in defensemen Erik Karlsson’s emotional return to Ottawa, where he was captain for the past four seasons. San Jose, which suffered its fourth loss in a row (0-3-1), will be attempting to avoid going winless on its five-game road trip.Article continues below ...“We’re struggling right now,” Karlsson told NHL.com. “You’re going to go through periods of this throughout the year. We’re going through it right now and we’re going to have to sort a lot of things out.”After acquiring Karlsson, a two-time Norris Trophy winner as the NHL’s top defenseman on the eve of training camp, the Sharks were viewed as a Stanley Cup contender, but they are off to a mediocre start and sat outside the playoff picture after their loss Saturday.“It’s been tough to stop it right now. We’re finding ways to lose Custom Los Angeles Kings Jerseys ,” Sharks captain Joe Pavelski told NHL.com. “It’s just a breakdown here or there, and then something happens. We’ve been trailing in a lot of these games, so we’ll get back to finding ways to start the game off with a goal and get the lead and try to build on that.”Improving their penalty killing would help. The Sharks have given up five power-play goals on 13 chances during their losing streak.The Canadiens moved into the second wild-card position in the Eastern Conference with their win Saturday. They got goals from unexpected sources: two from captain Shea Weber, who was playing just his second game of the season after offseason knee and ankle surgery, and forward Artturi Lehkonen, who doubled his season output.“The biggest thing is winning,” Weber, who has his 18th multi-goal game of his career (but his first in almost a year) told montrealcanadiens.com. “You help out by scoring goals or stopping goals, whichever way it is. Coming in here after this and getting two points is the part I definitely missed the most.”The presence of Weber www.officialwild.com , one of the most imposing defensemen in the game, is having an immediate impact for the Canadiens.“It’s fairly obvious what he does for our group,” Canadiens coach Claude Julien told Sportsnet. “When you look at what happened tonight, you got your captain that sets the tone. He’s got two big goals. From there, we kind of took it over. … At the end of the day, you need those guys (the team’s best players) to come up big and they did.”Both of Weber’s goals came in the first period against the Rangers. The second came with six seconds left in the first period and gave the Canadiens a 2-0 lead.The Canadiens got top-six forward Paul Byron back against the Rangers. He had missed 14 games with a lower-body injury. They placed forward Nikita Scherbak on waivers Saturday afternoon and will find out at noon Sunday if he has been claimed.Scherbak was the No. 26 pick in the 2014 NHL draft, but he has played just 29 games with the Canadiens with five goals and two assists.