NHL roundup: O’Neill’s goal means a lot in Leafs’ victory

first_imgat Toronto 4, Philadelphia 2 Jeff O’Neill scored his first goal with the Maple Leafs and Eric Lindros added one against his former club. After O’Neill’s goal in the third period, he pointed to the sky, dedicating the goal to his older brother, Donny, who was killed in a car accident in Toronto in July. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week Ottawa 4, at Montreal 2 Daniel Alfredsson scored twice and Ray Emery stopped 26 shots in his first start of the season as the Senators extended their winning streak to four and handed Montreal its first loss. Saku Koivu and Steve Begin scored for Montreal, which drew a capacity crowd of 21,273 for its home opener. at Dallas 3, Phoenix 2 Jussi Jokinen scored the first goal of his NHL career to break a tie late in the second period and Mike Modano added a short-handed tally midway through the third period, lifting the Stars. The Coyotes fell to 1-3 under new coach Wayne Gretzky, a Thousand Oaks resident. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!center_img at St. Louis 4, Chicago 1 Jay McClement scored his first NHL goal on a penalty shot and added an assist to lead the Blues to their first win of the season. St. Louis goaltender Patrick Lalime had 32 saves. Dean McAmmond, Scott Young and Dallas Drake also scored for St. Louis. Tyler Arnason scored for the Blackhawks. last_img read more