Panarin powers Rangers to 3-1 win over Islanders
Panarin, the Rangers’ big free-agent addition this summer, played with both linemates Mika Zibanejad and Pavel Buchnevich for the first time. Buchnevich had an assist on Panarin’s first goal, and Zibanejad assisted on his empty-netter with 16 seconds left.
Kravtsov, the ninth overall pick in the 2018 NHL draft, opened the scoring at 2:07 of the second period, and Panarin made it 2-0 at 8:43.
BARKOV LEADS PANTHERS PAST LIGHTNING
Jonathan Huberdeau, Dominic Toninato, Denis Malgin and Frank Vatrano also scored for Florida. Sergei Bobrovsky started and stopped 12 of 14 shots in his half of the game, and Chris Driedger finished with seven saves.
STARS EDGE BLUES 2-1
Dickinson got the Stars on the scoreboard at 7:56 of the first, and Klingberg’s power-play goal with 3:24 left in the second made it 2-0.
Ryan O’Reilly cut the Blues’ deficit in half with a tip-in with 4:43 left in the third.
The Blues, who then signed Faulk to seven-year, $45.5 million contract extension, also received a 2020 fifth round pick from the Hurricanes in exchange for defenseman Joel Edmundson, prospect forward Dominik Bokk, and a 2021 seventh-round pick.
FLAMES BLANK JETS 2-0
Monahan scored a power-play goal to get the Flames on the scoreboard with 6:23 left in the middle period. Bennett doubled the lead with 5:50 to go.
David Rittich had 20 saves for the Flames.
SILFVERBERG, GIBSON LEAD DUCKS PAST SHARKS
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