Some teams end up regretting the big-money deals they sign in free agency. Will any of the teams that went all-in this past summer end up regretting them? Let's take a look at some of the early returns.
The Florida Panthers and Washington Capitals took part in an epic, record-setting 20-round shootout on Tuesday night. Nick Bjugstad's goal won it for the Panthers, but that was far from the only highlight.
The Thursday-night schedule is stacked with great season-opening games. From the Avalanche and Wild resuming their Central Division rivalry to the season debuts of new coaches Barry Trotz and Mike Johnston in separate games, it should be a great night.