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Oct 18

Bishop makes 27 saves, Stars beat winless Coyotes 3-1

Ken Hitchcock had been looking for scoring from somewhere besides the Dallas Stars’ top line. The third-winningest coach in NHL history got what he wanted Tuesday night, when Radek Faksa, Dan Hamhuis and Alexander Radulov each scored their first goal of the season in a 3-1 victory over the winless

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Oct 18

Highlights from Tuesday’s NHL games

(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights from National Hockey League games on Tuesday: Golden Knights 5, Sabres 4 The expansion Vegas Golden Knights won again Tuesday night, beating the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 in overtime after blowing a three-goal, third-period lead. David Perron’s second goal of the game

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Oct 18

NHL results

Oct 18 (Gracenote) – Results from the NHL games on Tuesday (home team in CAPS) SAN JOSE 5 Montreal 2 LAS VEGAS 5 Buffalo 4 (OT) Carolina 5 EDMONTON 3 DALLAS 3 Arizona 1 NASHVILLE 4 Colorado 1 Columbus 5 WINNIPEG 2 Vancouver 3 OTTAWA 0 NEW JERSEY 5 Tamp…

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Oct 18

Owen Tippett, 18-year-old rookie, shows knack for shooting in Panthers debut

It was an encouraging first NHL game for Florida’s 2017 first-round pick. One of the best ways for a young NHL prospect to signal his goal scoring potential is to put a lot of shots on net. Tippett, who doesn’t turn 19 until February, recorded a team…

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Oct 18

Nazem Kadri scored one of the fanciest empty-net goals you’ll ever see vs. Capitals

It’s not often that you get to see an empty-net goal that belongs on SportsCenter, but Kadri makes an incredible reception by putting the puck between his legs before casually finishing off for his third goal of the season. How many other kinds of emp…

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Oct 17

Test your might: Buckle up for fascinating night in NHL

It’s early, but fans get a look at some of the league’s biggest mysteries on Tuesday.

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Oct 17

Game 6: Golden Knights look to continue hot start against struggling Sabres

Goaltender Malcolm Subban impressed in his Golden Knights debut on Sunday. The 23-year-old net minder stopped 19 of the 20 shots he faced and carried a shutout until the final 30 seconds in Vegas’ 3-1 win over the Boston Bruins. It was Subban’s first NHL win and the first time he’s finished

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Oct 17

How the NHL playoffs would be even more fun with a pick-your-opponent format

An American minor hockey league has adopted a “pick your opponent” playoff format that’s undeniably interesting. What if the NHL stole it? Sometimes minor hockey leagues look for fresh ways to drum up attention, so the Southern Professional Hockey Le…

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Oct 17

Maple Leafs face Capitals again with valuable experience

WASHINGTON — No regrets. That’s how Nazem Kadri looks back on the Maple Leafs’ elimination from the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs at the hands of the Washington Capitals. “I don’t know how there can be,” Kadri said Tuesday after the Leafs’ morning skate at the Capital One Center. “When five

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Oct 17

Flyers-Panthers thoughts: Top line scary good; Manning-Sanheim big deal?

The Flyers continue their homestand against the Panthers with Brandon Manning playing over Travis Sanheim. Jordan Hall’s pregame thoughts.

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Oct 17

NHL on NBCSN doubleheader: Lightning vs. Devils; Canadiens vs. Sharks

Nikita Kucherov has scored in six consecutive games.

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Oct 17

6 NHL stars who could overtake Alex Ovechkin as league’s top scorer

Nikita Kucherov is one of several players who could win this season’s Rocket Richard Trophy. For four of the past five seasons, Alex Ovechkin led the NHL in goals. Only two players in the league have scored seven or more goals this season, a total th…

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Oct 17

Let’s keep the goofy All-Star Game

ESPN.com What should the NHL do with the All-Star Game? Greg Wyshynski: The All-Star Game has become one of those events derided by everyone who isn’t onsite for it, because those in attendance usually have a blast. It’s a massive multiday celebration of hockey bestowed upon an NHL city. And

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Oct 17

Sabres seek to slow surprising Knights

The early-season fate of the Buffalo Sabres and the Golden Knights should be reversed, but Vegas is proving it is not a customary expansion team that will take its licks. The Sabres, in their 47th year as an NHL organization, arrive in Las Vegas for a…

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Oct 17

Oilers hope Malone will haunt Hurricanes

The Edmonton Oilers are on a three-game losing streak, and recent games against the Winnipeg Jets and Ottawa Senators weren’t close. With the Hurricanes (1-1-1) coming to town Tuesday night, the Oilers will look to a former Carolina player to give them a spark. Veteran center Brad Malone practiced

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Oct 17

Lightning aim for fifth straight win as they face Devils

Last season, neither the Tampa Bay Lightning nor the New Jersey Devils reached the Stanley Cup playoffs. For the Lightning (5-1-0), it is a quick trip back atop the standings, while for the Devils (4-1-0), this is rarified air for a club that finished…

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