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Columbus set a franchise record for most goals in a game as it handed Montreal its first regulation loss of the season.
Miller, after quadruple-bypass surgery, returned for his 44th season calling Kings games, though other broadcasters like Jiggs McDonald will fill in for some road games.
Quick starts this season by two speedy squads led to a tense game Thursday, but the Rangers eventually pulled ahead in the third period with goals by Rick Nash and J.T. Miller.
Joe Louis, which will be torn down after the Redwings move out next year, is one of a tiny number of high-profile stadiums or arenas named for an athlete.
The rivalry between McDavid and Matthews, like Gretzky-Lemieux and Crosby-Ovechkin before them, holds the hopes of a league.
Before the Cavs won the N.B.A. title and the Indians advanced to the World Series, the Monsters won the Calder Cup and Stipe Miocic won the U.F.C. heavyweight title.
After a 52-year championship sports drought, Cleveland has emphatically ended the spell.
Matthews and his Toronto teammates will probably prefer to forget his first New York foray.
Vesey, a Harvard star who has four goals this season, takes great pride in being more than a prolific scorer. He can be physical and punishing.
Connor McDavid, 19, who has been compared to Wayne Gretzky, has led the team to its best start since the 1985-86 season.
Josh Jooris and J.T. Miller also scored for the Rangers, while goaltender Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves. The Rangers improved their record to 4-2-0.
After a 10-year odyssey, Brendan Burke, 32, is relishing his first job with a major professional team.
His experience as a behavioral consultant has helped Sudarshan Maharaj, who is tasked with molding John Gibson into the Ducks’ franchise goaltender.
Before a 2-1 loss to the Detroit Red Wings Wednesday, Rangers Coach Alain Vigneault said he was heartened by the fleetness of his four forward lines and younger defensive corps.
He goes by a different name and pronoun now, but Harrison Browne of the National Women’s Hockey League says coming out as a transgender man has been freeing.
Chris Kreider had a goal and an assist for the third straight game, Mats Zuccarello had a goal and two assists, and Ryan McDonagh and Derek Stepan each had two assists to lead the Rangers.
With two games under his belt as a member of the Devils, Parenteau has become the 10th N.H.L. player to play for the three New York metropolitan area teams.
Brock Nelson and the captain John Tavares had goals in regulation, and Josh Bailey scored 54 seconds into overtime as the Islanders topped visiting Anaheim.
Most of the titleholders in American professional sports are small-market franchises, a situation in need of correction.
Chris Kreider, a wily Rangers veteran at 25, had the go-ahead goal and an assist in the teams’ second opening-night meeting since 1972.