Panarin gets 1st goal, Blue Jackets rally to top Rangers 3-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With his first goal as a Blue Jacket, Artemi Panarin showed exactly why Columbus traded for the elite forward over the summer. Panarin snaked through a group of defenders and scored a tiebreaking goal in the third period, lifting the Blue Jackets over the New York Rangers 3-1 on Friday night. Panarin broke a 1-1 tie ...

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Ducks head to Colorado to face confident Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche are right where they were a year ago — 3-1-0 after four games and feeling confident heading into Friday’s home game against the Anaheim Ducks in Denver. But there is a different feel to this start as opposed to last season’s — experience. The Avalanche remember how things went sideways in November, when they went from a ...

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Minnnesota Wild recall forward Luke Kunin from AHL

The Minnesota Wild recalled forward Luke Kunin and assigned defenseman Mike Reilly to the Iowa Wild, the team announced Friday. Minnesota defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Thursday night, but not without ramifications. Already missing Mikael Granlund and Zach Parise because of injuries, forwards Charlie Coyle, Nino Niederreiter and Marcus Foligno were hurt during the victory. The Wild finished the ...

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