PITTSBURGH: Jake Guentzel beat Ilya Samsonov within the fourth spherical of a shootout and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 4-Three on Sunday for his or her first victory of the season.
Casey DeSmith stopped 20 pictures in regulation and additional time, then turned apart T.J. Oshie, Nicklas Backstrom, Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin within the shootout to assist the Penguins keep away from their first 0-Three begin since 2015-16.
Evan Rodrigues, Colton Sceviour and Marcus Pettersson scored their first targets of the season for Pittsburgh.
Ovechkin acquired his 707th profession aim to maneuver inside considered one of Mike Gartner for seventh place. Backstrom and Nic Dowd additionally scored for Washington.
PANTHERS 5, BLACKHAWKS 2
SUNRISE, Fla.: Defenseman Keith Yandle scored his 100th aim and Chris Driedger made 23 saves to assist Florida beat Chicago.
Eetu Luostarinen scored his first NHL aim, and Aaron Ekblad, Patric Hornqvist, and Jonathan Huberdeau added targets in Florida’s delayed opener.
Alex DeBrincat and Connor Murphy scored for the Blackhawks.