A rough opening day for Brooke Henderson at the Race to the CME Globe. She shot one over to stand 10 strokes off the lead tied for 56th place.

A milestone night for Drake Batherson. The Senators rookie scored the game-winner in his N-H-L debut, leading Ottawa to a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings. Not to be overshadowed was Craig Anderson’s 34-save performance, which included stopping two third-period penalty shots, a first in Senators’ history. Cody Ceci also scored for the Senators.

The San Jose Sharks have had their four-game home winning streak snapped at the hands of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Kasperi Kapanen scored his second goal of the game with Toronto short-handed and the Maple Leafs won for the fifth time in six games, beating the San Jose Sharks 5-3. John Tavares also had a goal to extend his scoring streak to seven games, and Josh Leivo and Mitch Marner also had goals.

Artturi Lehkonen broke out of a slump in a big way. Lehkonen’s first goal in 18 games ended a 2-2 tie in the third period as the Canadiens scored twice in the frame and Montreal rallied for a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames. Tomas Tatar and Jonathan Drouin also scored for Montreal, while Matthew Tkachuk scored both goals for Calgary. Carey Price made 43 saves for the victory.

A career-best night for Darcy Kuemper. The Coyotes backup goalie made 44 saves and Arizona held off the Western Conference-leading Nashville Predators 2-1. Kuemper, starting in place of injured Number 1 goaltender Antti Raanta, kept a shutout going until Nick Bonino scored with just under eight minutes to play. The Coyotes got goals from Michael Grabner and Jason Demers in their second win in six games.

67’s begin a road trip in Sudbury with a 3-2 overtime loss to the Wolves.

It was Cornwall over Kanata 5-3 in CCHL action.

Smiths Falls hosting Kemptville tonight.  Carleton Place travels to Brockville.

The Houston Rockets have won three straight games and six of their last eight. After starting 1-and-5, Houston moved to 500 after James Harden scored 27 points during a 107-86 victory over the Golden State Warriors in a rematch of last season’s Western Conference finals. Houston also announced before the game that they were “parting ways” with 10-time all-Star Carmelo Anthony.

Seattle snapped out of a two-game losing streak at the right time. Russell Wilson threw for 225 yards and his 15-yard touchdown pass to Ed Dickson with roughly five minutes left was the difference in the Seahawks’ 27-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers. The win kept the Seahawks at 5-and-5 in the middle of the N-F-C playoff race.

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