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Sept. 26: NHL Preseason Roundup

Golden Knights lose to Kings in overtime in first home game @NHLdotcom

The Vegas Golden Knights lost their first home game when Brooks Laich scored 12 seconds into overtime to give the Los Angeles Kings a 3-2 win at T-Mobile Arena on Tuesday. 

Kings forward Alex Iafallo stole the puck from defenseman Nate Schmidt behind the net and passed in front to Laich for a shot past goalie Calvin Pickard.

Cody Eakin scored the first home goal in Golden Knights history to give them a 1-0 lead at 3:44 of the first period. Nic Dowd tied it 1-1 at 11:54.

Kurtis MacDermid gave the Kings a 2-1 lead 8:56 into the second period before William Carrier tied it 2-2 at 3:50 of the third.

Jack Campbell made 27 saves for the Kings, and Pickard had 24.

Video: LAK@VGK: Laich chips home game-winner in overtime


Konecny OT goal gives Flyers win against Rangers

Travis Konecny scored with 1:38 left in overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 4-3 win against the New York Rangers at Wells Fargo Center.

Michael Grabner tied it 3-3 for New York with 2:21 left in the third period after Oskar Lindblom gave Philadelphia a 3-2 lead 5:27 into the third.

Samuel Morin scored with 1:24 left in the first period to get the Flyers within 2-1, and Scott Laughton's goal at 2:44 of the second tied it 2-2.

Brian Elliott made 25 saves on 28 shots in his first start in Philadelphia since signing a two-year contract with the Flyers on July 1.

Paul Carey (9:09) and David Desharnais (11:37) scored in the first period to give the Rangers a 2-0 lead. Ondrej Pavelec made 34 saves on 38 shots.

Video: NYR@PHI: Konecny buries game-winning goal in OT


Luongo helps Panthers defeat Lightning 

Roberto Luongo made 38 saves for the Florida Panthers in a 4-2 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at BB&T Center.

Jonathan Huberdeau scored 42 seconds into the second period and then on the power play at 5:57 for a 2-0 lead. 

Ryan Callahan scored 7:35 into the third period to get the Lightning within 2-1, but Connor Brickley made it 3-1 at 12:56. 

Nikita Kucherov's goal with 1:03 left got the Lightning within 3-2, but Vincent Trocheck made it 4-2 with 22 seconds remaining. 

Aleksander Barkov had three assists.

Andrei Vasilevskiy made 29 saves for the Lightning.


Seguin scores twice; Stars defeat Wild

Tyler Seguin scored twice to help the Dallas Stars defeat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 at American Airlines Center.

Seguin (9:52) and Jason Dickinson (11:17) scored 1:25 apart in the second period to give the Stars a 3-0 lead after Tyler Pitlick scored 56 seconds into the first.

Jason Zucker ended Kari Lehtonen's shutout 34 seconds into the third period. Lehtonen made 32 saves.

Seguin scored an empty-net goal with 2:43 remaining to make it 4-1.

Alex Stalock made 33 saves for Minnesota.


Five players score for Blue Jackets against Blues

Five players scored for the Columbus Blue Jackets in a 5-2 win against the St. Louis Blues at Nationwide Arena.

Columbus took a 3-0 lead on first-period goals by Tyler Motte (1:47), Markus Hannikainen (10:48) and Markus Nutivaara (14:46, power play).

The Blue Jackets made it 4-1 on a goal by Pierre-Luc Dubois 8:54 into the second period, and 5-2 when Dean Kukan scored on a power play with 5:46 remaining in the third.

Sam Blais (7:52) and Tage Thompson (14:48) scored in the second period for the Blues.

Joonas Korpisalo made 19 saves and had an assist for Columbus. Jake Allen made 35 saves for St. Louis.

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