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Marchand, Nordstrom score in 36-second span, Bruins win

Marchand, Nordstrom score in 36-second span, Bruins win

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins couldn't stop Edmonton star Connor McDavid. They did shut down the rest of the Oilers.
Phil Kessel has natural hat trick, Penguins beat Vegas 4-2

Phil Kessel has natural hat trick, Penguins beat Vegas 4-2

PITTSBURGH — Phil Kessel scored a natural hat trick and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Thursday night. Vegas scored the first goal, and Kessel had the next three — with the final two coming on second-period breakaways.
MacKinnon ups goal streak to 4, Avalanche beat Sabres 6-1

MacKinnon ups goal streak to 4, Avalanche beat Sabres 6-1

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Nathan MacKinnon shrugged off his hot start with the Colorado Avalanche this season by suggesting he can be better. "It's nice for sure.
Matthews scores 2 and helps Maple Leafs beat Red Wings 5-3

Matthews scores 2 and helps Maple Leafs beat Red Wings 5-3

DETROIT — Auston Matthews heard the short list of NHL greats he joined by scoring nine times in the first five games of the season.
Atkinson's late goal sends Blue Jackets past Panthers 5-4

Atkinson's late goal sends Blue Jackets past Panthers 5-4

SUNRISE, Fla. — The Columbus Blue Jackets overcame a shaky second period, scoring twice in the third and spoiling the home opener for the Florida Panthers.
Kessel's hat trick powers Penguins past Vegas 4-2

Kessel's hat trick powers Penguins past Vegas 4-2

PITTSBURGH — Evgeni Malkin corralled the puck near his own goal-line and saw Phil Kessel sprinting out of the zone. He flipped a perfect pass to centre ice, sending Kessel on a breakaway that resulted in a goal.
Watson's domestic abuse suspension reduced to 18 games

Watson's domestic abuse suspension reduced to 18 games

NEW YORK — Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson's suspension for domestic abuse has been reduced from 27 to 18 games by an arbitrator. The NHL and the NHL Players' Association announced arbitrator Shyam Das' decision Thursday.
Sedin twins' numbers to be retired by Vancouver Canucks next season

Sedin twins' numbers to be retired by Vancouver Canucks next season

VANCOUVER — Daniel and Henrik Sedin will soon have their jerseys hanging in the rafters of Rogers Arena.
Kuznetsov's 4-point night helps Capitals beat Golden Knights

Kuznetsov's 4-point night helps Capitals beat Golden Knights

WASHINGTON — Evgeny Kuznetsov continued his dominance against the Vegas Golden Knights, scoring a goal and assisting on three more as part of a 5-2 Washington Capitals victory Wednesday night in a rematch of last season's Stanley Cup Final.
Arizona gets 1st win, defeats Anaheim in shootout

Arizona gets 1st win, defeats Anaheim in shootout

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Nick Cousins and company took a deep breath. The first goal is on the board. The first win is in the books.