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Minnesota Wild's Jason Zucker, left, scores on New York Islanders goalie Thomas Greiss, right, of Germany during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, in St. Paul. Minn. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
October 26, 2017 - 11:55 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A quick start, two rookies contributing and some scoring opportunities while on the penalty kill helped the Minnesota Wild recover from a dreary loss at home. Eric Staal had a goal and assist, Luke Kunin and Zack Mitchell each scored their first NHL goals, and Minnesota beat...
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Oct 25, 2017; Columbus, OH, USA; Buffalo Sabres goalie Chad Johnson (31) makes a save against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the second period at Nationwide Arena.
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Richard Root
October 26, 2017 - 2:59 am
Columbus, OH (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres could not find their mojo in Columbus, and after a flurry of goals by the Blue Jackets in the second, were doomed to lose the game. With a goal from the first, the Blue Jackets took over the scoreboard in the second, all but assuring the Sabres eventual loss...
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In this Oct. 7, 2017, photo, New Jersey Devils right wing Kyle Palmieri (21) passes the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche in Newark, N.J. After finishing at the bottom of the Eastern Conference last season, the Devils have been among the NHL's surprise teams. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
October 25, 2017 - 12:21 pm
After finishing at the bottom of the Eastern Conference last season, the New Jersey Devils have been among the NHL's surprise teams. The Devils have been atop the Metropolitan Division for most of the opening weeks and are 6-2-0 for their best start since beginning with the same record 15 years ago...
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October 25, 2017 - 12:09 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Trump administration is siding with professional sports leagues in their opposition to allowing New Jersey to offer sports betting, while Republican Gov. Chris Christie is calling the leagues "hypocrites" for opposing betting while having teams in Las Vegas. The solicitor...
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Oct 24, 2017; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner (40) celebrates his shutout win with defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen (55) during the third period against the Detroit Red Wings at KeyBank Center. Buffalo beats Detroit 1 to 0.
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Richard Root
October 25, 2017 - 2:43 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres finally win at home, shutting out the Detroit Red Wings 1 - 0. Benoit Pouliot scored in the goal half-way through the second period. That's his second goal of the season. Victor Antipin earned his first point in the NHL by getting an assist. Goalie Robin...
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Buffalo Sabres Ryan O'Reilly (90) and Detroit Red Wings Dylan Larkin (71) take the face-off during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday Oct. 24, 2017, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
October 24, 2017 - 10:35 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Benoit Pouliot scored for the second straight game and Robin Lehner made 32 saves in a shutout as the Buffalo Sabres beat the struggling Detroit Red Wings 1-0 on Tuesday night. Victor Antipin and Taylor Fedun each had an assist for Buffalo, which handed the Red Wings their...
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Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) goes to the backhand in front of Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matthew Murray (30) with Kris Letang (58) defending in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. McDavids shot went wide. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
October 24, 2017 - 10:10 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Phil Kessel found a way to upstage Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid. The Pittsburgh forward raced down the slot and beat goalie Cam Talbot 42 seconds into overtime to give the Penguins a 2-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Ian Cole scored his first goal of the...
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Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) goes to the backhand in front of Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matthew Murray (30) with Kris Letang (58) defending in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. McDavids shot went wide. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
October 24, 2017 - 10:08 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Phil Kessel found a way to upstage Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid. The Pittsburgh forward raced down the slot and beat goalie Cam Talbot 42 seconds into overtime to give the Penguins a 2-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Ian Cole scored his first goal of the...
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New York Islanders' John Tavares (91) Arizona Coyotes after scoring a goal on Arizona Coyotes goalie Louis Domingue (35) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
October 24, 2017 - 9:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — John Tavares completed his hat trick with a tiebreaking goal in the third period, lifting the New York Islanders over the winless Arizona Coyotes 5-3 on Tuesday night. The Islanders won their third straight and improved to 5-3-1. Jaroslav Halak made 32 saves for New York. Adam...
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In this Oct. 13, 2017, photo, Anaheim Ducks right wing Patrick Eaves (18) in the first period of a hockey game in Denver. Eaves has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barre syndrome, and his hockey career is on hold while he recovers. The Ducks announced Eaves' diagnosis Monday, Oct. 24, and the club disclosed that the veteran goal-scorer was in intensive care last week. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
October 24, 2017 - 12:48 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Anaheim Ducks forward Patrick Eaves has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barre syndrome, and his hockey career is on hold while he recovers. The Ducks announced Eaves' diagnosis Monday, and the club disclosed that the veteran goal-scorer was in intensive care last week. Eaves is...
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