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Stastny gets 2 power-play goals, Vegas beats Kings 5-2

Oct. 14, 2019 2:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights thought their power play had been playing well, despite a 3-for-17 start this season. A perfect 3-for-3 game with the man-advantage against the Los Angeles Kings proved the Knights right. Paul Stastny scored twice on the power play, Max Pacioretty added a...

Hertl has goal and assist as Sharks top Flames 3-1

Oct. 14, 2019 2:09 AM EDT

SAN JOSE,Calif. (AP) — Less than a week after rejoining his former team, Patrick Marleau is already making a big impact. Tomas Hertl had a goal and an assist to help the San Jose Sharks beat the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Sunday night. Timo Meier and Kevin Labanc also scored as San Jose won their second...

Jarry makes 27 saves, Penguins rout Jets 7-2

Oct. 14, 2019 1:51 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Zach Aston-Reese, Sam Lafferty and Jake Guentzel each had two goals to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 7-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night. Dominik Simon also scored and Aston-Reese also had an assist for the Penguins. Tristan Jarry stopped 27 shots. Mathieu Perreault...

Aston-Reese has 2 goals and assist, Penguins beat Jets 7-2

Oct. 14, 2019 12:14 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Injuries to some key players has forced the Pittsburgh Penguins to play a simpler game, and it's working out quite well for them. Zach Aston-Reese, Sam Lafferty and Jake Guentzel each had two goals to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 7-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday...

Pearson scores in shootout, Canucks beat Flyers 3-2

Oct. 13, 2019 2:57 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Vancouver Canucks forward Tanner Pearson was just looking for some empty space when he sent the puck flying in the shootout Saturday night. Pearson beat Philadelphia goaltender Carter Hart between the pads in the third round of the shootout, leading the Canucks to a 3-2...

Golden Knights snap two-game skid, top Flames 6-2

Oct. 13, 2019 2:02 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights came into the season with one of the best top-six forward units in the NHL. In their latest win, they proved they have the potential to be a threat with all four lines. Mark Stone and William Carrier each had a goal and an assist and Marc-Andre Fleury made 33 saves...

Burakovsky scores in OT, Avalanche beat Coyotes 3-2

Oct. 13, 2019 1:22 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Pavel Francouz had plenty of time to think about his first NHL start, and the 29-year-old goaltender made it a memorable one. Francouz had 34 saves, Andre Burakovsky scored at 3:29 of overtime and the Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Saturday night. "I was dreaming about a moment...

Crosby, short-handed Penguins beat winless Wild 7-4

Oct. 13, 2019 12:43 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Just four games into the season, injuries have decimated the top lines for the Pittsburgh Penguins as Evgeni Malkin, Nick Bjugstad, Alex Galchenyuk and Bryan Rust have all missed time. The Penguins still have Sidney Crosby, and a trio of callups helped pick up the load on Saturday....

Blue Jackets snap Hurricanes' season-opening 5-game streak

Oct. 13, 2019 12:15 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Markus Nutivaara, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Pierre-Luc Dubios scored and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat Carolina 3-2 Saturday night, ending the best start to a season in Hurricanes' franchise history. Dubois overpowered Brock McGinn on a rush from the opposite blue line and lifted a...

Caps top Stars 4-1; 1st regulation win in Dallas in 24 years

Oct. 13, 2019 12:08 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Tom Wilson scored a power-play goal before Washington got busy killing penalties. The strong special teams combo helped the Capitals get their first regulation victory in Dallas in 24 years. Evgeny Kuznetsov also had a goal with the man advantage, rookie goalie Ilya Samsonov won again in his...