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Flames use 4-goal outburst in 1st period to beat Devils 5-3

Oct. 27, 2021 03:01 AM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Calgary Flames keep winning on the road, and Andrew Mangiapane's scoring is a major reason. Mangiapane had two of Calgary’s four goals in the first period, and the Flames extended their winning streak to four games with a 5-3 victory over the...

Dumba goal helps Wild spoil Vancouver's home opener 3-2

Oct. 27, 2021 02:54 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Matt Dumba scored his first goal of the season midway through the third period, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over Vancouver on Tuesday night, spoiling the Canucks home opener. Mats Zuccarello and Jonas Brodin also scored...

Time to panic? Vegas, Colorado, Toronto off to rough starts

Oct. 27, 2021 02:50 AM EDT

By the time the St. Louis Blues won their fifth consecutive game to open the season, the Florida Panthers had already become the first team since 2015 to open with six victories in a row. Along with the Carolina Hurricanes and Edmonton Oilers, they made NHL history with...

Ehlers' 2 late goals powers Winnipeg past Ducks 4-3

Oct. 27, 2021 01:53 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Nikolaj Ehlers scored twice 19 seconds apart in the third period as the Winnipeg Jets rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night. The Jets trailed 3-2 late in the third period and pulled the goalie before Ehlers tied it with...

Kraken rout: Seattle topples Montreal 5-1 for first home win

Oct. 27, 2021 01:30 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Without the pressure of three years of anticipation hanging over them, the Seattle Kraken felt free and loose going into the second home game in franchise history. It showed and Tuesday night quickly turned into a Seattle rout. ...

Short-handed goal by Smith helps lift Knights past Avs 3-1

Oct. 27, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Vegas forward Evgenii Dadonov had nothing but open ice and an empty net in front of him. So he passed the puck back to teammate Keegan Kolesar to get him in on the scoring act. Initially credited with the goal, Kolesar later was given an assist. ...

Saros makes 28 saves as Predators down Sharks 3-1

Oct. 27, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Juuse Saros made 28 saves to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-1 win over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night. Matt Duchene, Filip Forsberg and Mikael Granlund scored for Nashville, winners of two straight. “I thought...

Lightning finally get regulation lead, beat Penguins 5-1

Oct. 26, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning finally grabbed a lead and regained some of their swagger in the process. Ondrej Palat and Ryan McDonagh scored 10 seconds apart in the second period and the Lightning picked up their first regulation victory of the season with...

Second NCAA gender equity report shows spending disparities

Oct. 26, 2021 22:48 PM EDT

The NCAA spends more on average on male athletes than female ones, particularly when it comes to the “mere handful of championships” viewed as revenue sources, according to a new report. The law firm hired by the NCAA to investigate equity issues released its 153-page...

Blackhawks captain Toews enters NHL's COVID-19 protocol

Oct. 26, 2021 22:01 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks put captain Jonathan Toews and Henrik Borgstrom in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol on Tuesday, giving the winless team five players on the list. Toews and Borgstrom missed practice after they joined fellow forwards Patrick Kane and...