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Coyotes hold off Predators 4-3 in series opener

Coyotes hold off Predators 4-3 in series opener

EDMONTON — Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored the first of Arizona's three first-period goals, a healthy Phil Kessel had two assists and the Coyotes held on to beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 Sunday to open their Stanley Cup qualifier series.

NHL hit with criticism over English-only version of "O Canada" on Saturday

MONTREAL — The National Hockey League says it presented an English-only version of the Canadian national anthem on Saturday night because the Montreal Canadiens were considered the road team in their opening game of the league's restart against the P
Joey Votto to injured list, Reds activate Desclafani

Joey Votto to injured list, Reds activate Desclafani

DETROIT — Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto has been placed on the injured list before the opener of Sunday's doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers.
Minnesota Wild defenceman Matt Dumba kneels for American anthem

Minnesota Wild defenceman Matt Dumba kneels for American anthem

EDMONTON — Minnesota Wild defenceman Matt Dumba became the first NHL player to kneel for a national anthem during the league's restart on Saturday.
Flames ground Jets 4-1 to take series lead, Winnipeg's Scheifele injured

Flames ground Jets 4-1 to take series lead, Winnipeg's Scheifele injured

EDMONTON — The Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets had little history between them because they'd only met once in this truncated NHL regular season.
NHL returns to action 142 after COVID-19 forced suspension of season

NHL returns to action 142 after COVID-19 forced suspension of season

TORONTO — A big unknown ahead of the NHL's restart to its pandemic-hit season — the most unusual campaign in league history — was how playing inside empty, cavernous arenas in the middle of summer would impact the game.

Saturday's Games

Saturday's Games NHL At Toronto Carolina 3 N.Y. Rangers 2 (Hurricanes lead best-of-five series 1-0) N.Y.
Carey Price shines, Jeff Petry scores in OT as Canadiens stun Penguins

Carey Price shines, Jeff Petry scores in OT as Canadiens stun Penguins

TORONTO — Montreal head coach Claude Julien said back in the spring his young, largely inexperienced roster had a real opportunity to grow after being given a second life by the NHL's restart.
The latest on Day 1 of the National Hockey League's restart

The latest on Day 1 of the National Hockey League's restart

Here is the latest news on Day 1 of the National Hockey League's restart in Toronto and Edmonton. All times Eastern. --- 1:10 a.m.
Lowry has 33 points, 14 boards and Raptors open restart with win over Lakers

Lowry has 33 points, 14 boards and Raptors open restart with win over Lakers

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Nearly five months after he'd played a meaningful game, and on a night that was bigger than basketball, Kyle Lowry had no plans to pace himself.