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San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts

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The San Antonio Stars are moving to Las Vegas and are being bought by MGM Resorts International the league announced Tuesday. More>>

Kucherov scores twice, Lightning beat Red Wings 3-2

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Nikita Kucherov scores twice as Tampa Bay Lightning top Detroit Red Wings 3-2. More>>

Hornqvist has 2 points in season debut, Pens beat Caps 3-2

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Patric Hornqvist scored a power-play goal and assisted on another in his season debut to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in their first meeting since the playoffs. More>>

Vegas Golden Knights rout Coyotes 5-2 in inspired home debut

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James Neal scored twice during a thrilling four-goal first period, and the Golden Knights remained unbeaten three games into their inaugural season with a 5-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes in their home opener. More>>

Trump sticks to hockey in honoring Cup champion Penguins

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The Stanley Cup champions will be honored by President Donald Trump at the White House, a visit captain Sidney Crosby and other players say is not about politics. More>>

Golden Knights try to play role in healing Vegas with opener

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The Vegas Golden Knights are holding their first home opener with a muted celebration nine days after the massacre just down the Las Vegas Strip from their rink. More>>

The Latest: Vegas hockey team honors victims of shooting

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A tribute to last week's mass shooting victims preceded the Vegas Golden Knights opener against the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday. More>>

Ledecky: Islanders focused on getting new arena at Belmont

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Islanders owner Jon Ledecky said the team will play at Barclays Center through the end of next season, and the 'singular focus' beyond that is for a new arena at Belmont Park. More>>

Varlamov stops 29 shots; Avs beat B's again in Boston, 4-0

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Semyon Varlamov stopped 29 shots, Nail Yakupov scored two goals and the Colorado Avalanche continued their recent success in Boston with a 4-0 win over the Bruins. More>>

Blues down Islanders 3-2 in shootout

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Brayden Schenn and Vladimir Tarasenko scored shootout goals to lift the St. Louis Blues over the New York Islanders 3-2, the third straight win to start the season for the Blues. More>>

Ovechkin gets historic hat trick, Caps beat Canadiens

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Alex Ovechkin scored four goals to become the first player in 100 years with back-to-back hat tricks to open a season, and the Washington Capitals beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-1. More>>

Murray, Malkin lead Penguins past Predators 4-0

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Evgeni Malkin, Matt Murray lead Pittsburgh Penguins past Nashville Predators 4-0. More>>

Neal lifts Golden Knights to win in Vegas franchise debut

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James Neal scored twice in the third period Friday night, rallying the Golden Knights to a 2-1 win over the Dallas Stars in the debut of the first major pro sports franchise in Las Vegas. More>>

Stars, Golden Knights honor Las Vegas victims before opener

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The Dallas Stars formed a line next to players from the Vegas Golden Knights to honor victims of last weekend's mass shooting before the debut of the first major pro sports franchise in Las Vegas. More>>

Once in a century hat trick history made in NHL openers

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Connor McDavid, Wayne Simmonds. More>>

Caps' Walker set to become first Australian to play in NHL

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Capitals forward Nathan Walker is set to become the first Australian player to dress in an NHL game. More>>

Devils partner with women's pro hockey team in New Jersey

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The New Jersey Devils have become the first NHL franchise to partner with a National Women's Hockey League team. More>>

After massacre, Las Vegas gets back to beers, slots, shows Video included

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Only days after Las Vegas massacre, the party resumes on city's famous Strip. More>>

Pietrangelo gives Blues 5-4 overtime victory over Penguins

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Alex Pietrangelo beat Matt Murray 1:15 into overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in the season opener for both teams. More>>

10 Things to Know for Thursday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend returns to US for questioning; Trump to visit Las Vegas, meet with survivors; Nobel Chemistry Prize honors electron microscopy. More>>

Flames sign 45-year-old Jaromir Jagr to 1-year deal

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Jaromir Jagr has signed with the Calgary Flames. More>>

Eichel spurred by new deal to transform Sabres into winners

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Jack Eichel says he has a lot to offer and even more to prove after the Buffalo Sabres center agreed to the richest contract in franchise history. More>>

NHL '17: What to watch for as season begins

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The biggest question as the NHL season begins is whether Pittsburgh can win a third straight championship. More>>

Jets, Ehlers agree to 7-year, $42 million extension

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The Winnipeg Jets agreed to terms on a $42 million, seven-year contract extension with forward Nikolaj Ehlers. More>>

Sabres agree to sign Eichel to 8-year, $80 million contract

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The Buffalo Sabres have reached an agreement to sign their franchise player, Jack Eichel, to an eight-year, $80 million contract. More>>

Laurene Powell Jobs to buy stake in Wizards, Capitals

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Laurene Powell Jobs has agreed to buy a 20 percent stake in Ted Leonsis' Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which owns the NBA's Washington Wizards and NHL's Washington Capitals. More>>

Families detail victims' lives: 'Nothing but good memories'

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At least 59 concert-goers never made it home after a gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas hotel onto a crowd of more than 22,000 below at a country music festival. More>>

Loved ones mourn victims of Las Vegas shooting attack Video included

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At least 59 concert-goers never made it home after a gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas hotel onto a crowd of more than 22,000 below at a country music festival. More>>

Loved ones mourn victims of Las Vegas shooting attack

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The victims of a mass shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas left behind loved ones in many parts of the country, bringing the tragedy's effects far beyond the city where it occurred. More>>

The Latest: Guest next to Vegas gunman's room 'shaken'

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Authorities have shut down part of the Las Vegas Strip after receiving reports of an active shooter. More>>

Interior watchdog investigating Zinke over charter flights

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Interior Department's office of inspector general says it is investigating Secretary Ryan Zinke's use of charter flights. More>>

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