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SAN JOSE, Calif.

DENVER - Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game with 13.4 seconds remaining in regulation, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in the opener of the

ST. LOUIS - Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St.

Thursday's Games

(All Times Eastern)

NHL

NY Rangers 4 Philadelphia 1

(NY Rangers lead series 1-0)

Minnesota at Colorado, 9:30 p.m.

(Series tied 0-0)

Chicago at St.

SAN JOSE, Calif.

NEW YORK, N.Y.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.

MESA, Ariz.

Canada's loss having six teams out of the playoffs is Hockey Canada's gain for the upcoming world championship.

On Thursday Canada unveiled its first group of 20 players for next month's IIHF world h

TAMPA, Fla.