• Ottawa Senators center Kyle Turris celebrates his second goal during second-period action of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

    Turris scores 2 in Senators 3-1 win over Sabres

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Kyle Turris scored twice and the Ottawa Senators won a coach’s challenge to overturn a goal by Buffalo in the third period to hang on for a 3-1 victory over the Sabres in the teams’ season opener on Thursday night.

  • Boston Bruins center David Krejci (46) beats Winnipeg Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec (31) for a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Krejci and Pavelec are both from he Czech Republic. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Jets beat Bruins 6-2, snap 13-game losing streak in Boston

    BOSTON (AP) — Chris Thorburn and Nicolas Petan scored in the third period after Boston came within one goal, and the Winnipeg Jets opened the season with a 6-2 victory over the Bruins on Thursday night.

  • Buffalo Sabres defenseman Mark Pysyk (3) and Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) watch the blocker save from Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner (40) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

    Sabres starting goalie Lehner injured in opener against Sens

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner will not return to the game after appearing to hurt his left leg in the second period of the season opener against the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night.

  • In this Oct. 3, 2015, file photo, Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) comes off the bench during the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game in Vancouver, British Columbia. Wayne Gretzky was "The Great One" and Mario Lemieux was "The Magnificent One." The hockey world is always looking for a new superstar to transcend the sport. Now, it's McDavid's turn to wear the label and carry the burden that goes with all that hype.  (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Connor McDavid excited about making NHL debut

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Edmonton Oilers rookie Connor McDavid said he didn’t have any trouble falling asleep on the eve of his professional debut.

  • Sharks F Torres apologizes for hit that led to suspension

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres says that “I am disappointed I have put myself in a position to be suspended again.”

  • Judge dismisses bankruptcy case related to Erie Otters sale

    ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A federal bankruptcy judge has dismissed the Chapter 11 bankruptcy case filed by the former owner of the Erie Otters junior hockey team.

  • San Jose Sharks' Logan Couture, left, is checked by Los Angeles Kings' Dustin Brown during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Pavelski leads Sharks’ 5-1 rout of LA Kings in season opener

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — After the Los Angeles Kings scored a goal on their first shot, coach Peter DeBoer thought his San Jose Sharks played a practically perfect game for his debut.

  • Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin, left, from Sweden, tries to get the puck to his brother Henrik Sedin, right, as Calgary Flames goalie Karri Ramo, from Finland, looks on during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Calgary, Alberta, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Daniel Sedin has goal, 2 asissts as Canucks beat Flames 5-1

    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Playing an unfamiliar position, Brandon Sutter complemented Vancouver Canucks linemates Henrik and Daniel Sedin nicely in the season opener.

  • New York Rangers center Oscar Lindberg, left, chases the puck past Chicago Blackhawks right wing Kyle Baun during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Rangers hold on for 3-2 victory over Blackhawks

    CHICAGO (AP) — The New York Rangers waited and waited while the Chicago Blackhawks celebrated another championship.

  • Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price makes a pad save against the Toronto Maple Leafs during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 in Toronto.  (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Price leads Canadiens past Maple Leafs, 3-1

    TORONTO (AP) — Carey Price made 36 saves and the Montreal Canadiens beat Toronto 3-1 on Wednesday night in the season opener, spoiling Mike Babcock coaching debut with the Maple Leafs.