Pavel Buchnevich and Artemi Panarin each scored twice and Alexandar Georgiev stopped 23 shots for his fifth career shutout, leading the New York Rangers to a 5-0 win over the Islanders on Saturday night. Kaapo Kakko also scored as the Rangers bounced back for their first victory two nights after being blanked 4-0 by the Islanders in the season opener. ''Today was a much better defensive game from us,'' Georgiev said.
Robby Fabbri scored the tiebreaking goal with 2:42 left in the third period, Dylan Larkin got his second goal into an empty net and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 on Saturday night. ''They've got a deep D core over there, but they looked tired out by the end,'' Larkin said. Fabbri fluttered the puck past Petr Mrazek from the front of the crease off a pass from Filip Zadina behind the net.
Pavel Buchnevich and Artemi Panarin each scored twice and Alexandar Georgiev stopped 23 shots for his fifth career shutout, leading the New York Rangers to a 5-0 win over the Islanders on Saturday night.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Joe Thornton scored his first goal for Toronto, Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner also connected for the first time this season, and the Maple Leafs beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Saturday night.
Winnipeg Jets practice canceled due to COVID protocol, and more.
If seeing Joe Thornton wear a uniform other than the Sharks' remains weird, how would you feel watching him score?
Phil Kessel's first season in the desert did not go as planned. Expected to give Arizona a huge scoring boost, he instead struggled with injuries and his production suffered. It's just two games into the season, but it seems Phil the Thrill is back.
A longtime favorite among Boston Bruins fans has officially retired from the NHL. Former Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid, who played an exciting, physical style of hockey,is calling it a career.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Yegor Sharangovich scored his first NHL goal in the final seconds of overtime to propel the New Jersey Devils to a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pittsburgh Penguins forward Jared McCann has been fined $10,000 for elbowing Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Travis Sanheim, the NHL announced Saturday.
The Boston Bruins suffered their first loss of the season in a painful way Saturday afternoon.
Egor Sharangovich scored his first NHL goal in the final seconds of overtime to propel the New Jersey Devils to a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday. MacKenzie Blackwood made 27 saves and picked up his first victory of the season. Miles Wood also scored for the second consecutive game for New Jersey.
Anna Dua looks at the great, good and bad goaltending for the upcoming week in the NHL (Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)
For now, the Detroit Red Wings' taxi squad is heavy on prospects, but here's why that could change
Chris Driedger will be Florida's starting goaltender when the Panthers play their delayed season-opener Sunday night against the Chicago Blackhawks. Driedger becomes the 11th opening-night starter in Panthers history. Regular starter Sergei Bobrovsky, who missed most of Panthers' training camp, is in line to start Florida's second game against Chicago on Tuesday.
The Blackhawks placed defenseman Nick Seeler on unconditional waivers on Saturday with the intent to terminate his contract.
The men's basketball game between Notre Dame and Howard scheduled for Monday has been canceled because of COVID-19 concerns in the Howard program. The Bison had been set to host Notre Dame on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “We are all incredibly disappointed by this cancellation,” Howard athletic director Kery Davis said.
Hockey is back and so is one of the best rivalries in all of sports! Ovi and the Caps head to Pittsburgh to battle Crosby and the Pens, this Sunday, at 12 noon on NBC4!
With Sean Couturier's injury, Flyers prospect Morgan Frost might get an early shot at his natural position. By Jordan Hall
Gabriel Landeskog scored two goals to reach 200 for his career, helping the Colorado Avalanche rebound from an opening-night loss with an 8-0 rout of the St. Louis Blues on Friday. Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and two assists, Mikko Rantanen scored the 100th goal of his career and added an assist, and Nazem Kadri also had a goal and an assist.