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Versteeg connects in shootout to lift Flames over Blackhawks

6 hours agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Kris Versteeg scored the lone goal of the shootout in the seventh round of the tiebreaker to give the Calgary Flames a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday night and just their second victory this season        

Gallagher, Price lead Canadiens over Flyers 3-1

7 hours agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Brendan Gallagher scored late in the third period as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 on Monday night to extend their winning streak to four games        

Stock Watch for Top NHL Rookies Early in 2016-17 Season

Early in the 2016-17 NHL season, a number of promising rookies are already garnering attention. Among them are Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews and Winnipeg Jets right wing Patrik Laine, the top two selections in the 2016 NHL draft. Matthews and Laine are among several much-hyped rookies off to strong starts to this season. Show More Summary

The other 19-year-old American rookie making big impact

12 hours agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Werenski leads the Blue Jackets with five points in four games.        

Wayne Gretzky talks greatness -- from Howe to McDavid

12 hours agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky sat down with USA TODAY Sports' Larry Berger to talk about everything from breaking Gordie Howe's records to the future stars of the NHL.        

Bruins backup goalie Anton Khudobin dealing with injury

12 hours agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Already without Tuukka Rask, Bruins backup goalie Anton Khudobin dealing with injury        

Sabres goalie Lehner ill; Nilsson to start at Philadelphia

12 hours agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Buffalo Sabres starting goalie Robin Lehner is sidelined with an illness, which means backup goalie Anders Nilsson will make his season debut at Philadelphia on Tuesday night        

Sports Briefing: Dan Girardi’s Third-Period Goal Lifts Rangers Over the Coyotes

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.

Ducks hand Canucks first regulation loss in home opener

Nick Ritchie scored the tiebreaking goal with 8:36 to play as Anaheim won, 4-2.        

John Tavares paces Islanders past Wild

Tavares had two goals and an assist in a 6-3 victory.        

NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 3 Poll

The first of many editions of the Bleacher Report power rankings features several teams we didn't expect to have so high, no matter the edition. That's what made the first couple weeks of the NHL's season so enjoyable. Not only wereShow More Summary

Ritchie gets tiebreaker in Ducks' 4-2 win over Vancouver

Nick Ritchie scored the tiebreaking goal on a rebound with 8:36 to play, captain Ryan Getzlaf had three assists and the Anaheim Ducks finally opened their home schedule with a 4-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks        

Girardi scores early in 3rd to lift Rangers over Coyotes

Dan Girardi scored 1:55 into the third period and the New York Rangers beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2        

Oilers shut out Jets in Heritage Classic game

Cam Talbot made 31 saves as Edmonton won the outdoor game that was delayed almost two hours.        

Tavares has 2 goals, assist to lead Islanders past Wild 6-3

John Tavares had two goals and an assist, Johnny Boychuk scored for the second straight game and the New York Islanders beat the Minnesota Wild 6-3        

After sun delay, Oilers beat Jets 3-0 in Heritage Classic

Cam Talbot made 31 saves and Mark Letestu scored the first of three second-period goals, lifting the Edmonton Oilers over the Winnipeg Jets in an outdoor game delayed almost two hours by sunlight melting the ice        

Hockey embraced by all in the Strome family

Dylan and Ryan Strome squared off Friday at Barclays Center, the first time the brothers played against each other in an official organized game after growing up together with the sport.        

Why the Flyers have been able to keep up the scoring

Scoring is up around the league and the Flyers are averaging tied for third in the NHL.        

Rookie Vesey scores 2, Rangers rally past Capitals

Jimmy Vesey scored two goals within minutes of each other to lead Rangers over Capitals.        

Former Canadiens coach Jacques Demers released from hospital

Former Montreal Canadiens coach Jacques Demers is back at home after going to hospital Saturday        

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