NHL News: Player News and Updates for 11/5/15
NHL Daily Updates: Checking in on the Latest News, Daily Schedule and More
November 5, 2015
We’ve got a big night of NHL action coming up this evening, with nine matchups on the schedule. In the meantime, let’s keep things going with our daily look at the headlines from around the league.
Alexander Burmistrov, C, Winnipeg Jets: Burmistrov logged his second goal of the season last night, breaking a third-period tie and giving Winnipeg an eventual 4-2 victory over Toronto at Air Canada Centre.
Toby Enstrom helped out with two assists, and the Jets now move to 5-2-0 on the road and 7-4-1 overall. Toronto, conversely, is 2-8-2 overall and 1-4-1 at home.
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Alexander Steen, LW, St. Louis Blues: The Blues and Blackhawks combined for 11 goals in a wild game last night at United Center. Steen bagged two goals in what was an eventual 6-5 overtime victory, with Vladimir Tarasenko putting in the deciding score.
There were seven goals scored in the first period here, with Chicago initially leading 5-2. It was tied at five by the second intermission.
The Blues sit at 9-3-1 while the Blackhawks are 7-5-1.
Phil Kessel, RW, Pittsburgh Penguins: The Penguins were finally able to get a bit of a scoring rhythm going last night against the Canucks, resulting in a 3-2 victory at Rogers Arena.
Kessel managed two assists, while David Perron, Sidney Crosby and Eric Fehr provided the goals. Fehr’s was short-handed and the game-winner; Crosby’s was his second of the season.
The Pens have won five straight and sit at 8-4-0.
Frederik Andersen, G, Anaheim Ducks: In last night’s lone shootout game, the Ducks edged the Panthers 3-2 on the strength of Andersen’s 23 saves. Corey Perry helped force the extra period with his first goal of the season, coming with just over five seconds remaining in the third. Chris Stewart would score the game-winner in the shootout.
The Ducks are now 3-7-2, winning two in a row for the first time this year.
NHL Daily Schedule: Here’s today’s NHL schedule. Let’s check out the matchups, times and channels where you can find all the action.
Thursday, November 5, 2015:
7:00 PM ET:
Tampa Bay Lightning at Buffalo Sabres (SUN, MSG-B, BELL TV)
Boston Bruins at Washington Capitals (NESN, CSN-DC)
7:30 PM ET:
NY Islanders at Montreal Canadiens (MSG+, RDS, CITYM)
Winnipeg Jets at Ottawa Senators (TSN3, RDS2, TSN5)
8:00 PM ET:
Nashville Predators at Minnesota Wild (FS-TN, FS-N, FS-WI)
9:00 PM ET:
Philadelphia Flyers at Calgary Flames (SN360, CSN-PH)
Colorado Avalanche at Arizona Coyotes (ALT2, FS-A)
10:30 PM ET:
Columbus Blue Jackets at Los Angeles Kings (FS-O, FS-W)
Florida Panthers at San Jose Sharks (FS-F, CSN-CA)
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