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Florida's Jonathan Huberdeau (11) celebrates with MacKenzie Weegar, left, and Vincent Trocheck after Friday's game against the Capitals in Washington. Huberdeau scored the deciding shootout goal that gave the Panthers a 6-5 win. (Nick Wass/AP Photo)

Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal, two assists and the shootout winner as the Florida Panthers recovered after giving up a three-goal lead in the second period and beat the Washington Capitals 6-5 for their first victory of the season

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Brooklyn's Caris LeVert goes to the basket against New York's Lance Thomas during the second half of Friday's game at Barclays Center. Brooklyn won, 107-105. (Mary Altaffer/AP Photo)

Caris LeVert's driving layup with a second left gave him a career-high 28 points and the Brooklyn Nets their first victory of the season, 107-105 over the New York Knicks on Friday night

NFL giddy right now, must watch for storm clouds

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell arrives for the NFL fall meetings on Tuesday in New York. NFL owners were almost giddy about the state of their game as they departed their fall meetings on Wednesday. So was Goodell. That's easy to do when TV rating are up, viewership across all digital media is strong, scoreboards are practically exploding with all the points being scored, and the number of close games through six weeks has been eye-catching. (Seth Wenig/AP Photo)

NFL giddy right now, must watch for storm clouds

Larson denied appeal of rules violation from Talladega

Kyle Larson shakes hands with a fan before Friday's qualifying for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race in Kansas City, Kan. Larson lost his appeal of a rules violation from last week's race. (Orlin Wagner/AP Photo)

Kyle Larson's appeal of a rules violation from last week's race at Talladega was denied, a blow to the Chip Ganassi Racing driver's chances of advancing in NASCAR's playoffs

Logano earns pole for elimination race at Kansas Speedway

Joey Logano celebrates after winning the pole following Friday's qualifying for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race in Kansas City, Kan. (Orlin Wagner/AP Photo)

Joey Logano won the pole for the Cup Series elimination race at Kansas Speedway, while Kevin Harvick will start alongside him

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Verlander, Astros can't soar into another World Series.

Astros shortstop Carlos Correa watches Thursday as the Boston Red Sox celebrate after winning the American League Championship Series in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros couldn't soar into another World Series

New technology only adds to baseball's culture of paranoia

Arizona bench coach Alan Trammell, left, gives signals standing next to manager Kirk Gibson during the fifth inning of a June 8, 2011 game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. Stealing signs is as much a part of baseball tradition as stealing bases, but the technology available now could open a whole new frontier of competitive sleuthing. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Stealing signs is as much a part of baseball tradition as stealing bases, but the technology available now could open a whole new frontier of competitive sleuthing

Red Sox haven't skipped a beat in reaching World Series

Closer Craig Kimbrel celebrates with catcher Christian Vazquez after the Red Sox defeated the Houston Astros 4-1 to win the ALCS on Thursday night in five games and advance to the World Series starting Tuesday night at Fenway Park. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

The Boston Red Sox head to the World Series, looking every bit like the team that led the majors with 108 wins this season

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Crosby hits FG as time expires, Packers beat 49ers 33-30

Packers cornerback Josh Jackson pressures San Francisco quarterback C.J. Beathard during the first half of Monday's game in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers won, 33-30. (Mike Roemer/AP Photo)

Mason Crosby kicked a 27-yard field goal as time expired to cap an 81-yard drive set up by Kevin King's interception, and the Green Bay Packers beat the San Francisco 49ers 33-30

When Patriots need a big play, it's Brady to Gronk

New England tight end Rob Gronkowski gives a stiff arm to Kansas City free safety Ron Parker after catching a pass during the second half of Sunday's game in Foxborough, Mass. New England won, 43-40. (Steven Senne/AP Photo)

When New England Patriots need a big play, it's Tom Brady to Rob Gronkowski

Rarely have six weeks provided so many up-and-down teams

Chicago outside linebacker Leonard Floyd (94) and inside linebacker Roquan Smith tackle Dolphins wide receiver Danny Amendola during the first half of Sunday's game in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Dolphins won in overtime, 31-28. (Joel Auerbach/AP Photo)

Rarely have 6 weeks provided so many up-and-down teams

Brady, Patriots top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) gives a stiff arm to Kansas City Chiefs free safety Ron Parker (38) after catching a pass during the second half of Sunday's game at Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Stephen Gostkowski hit a 28-yard field goal as time expired, and the New England Patriots beat the Kansas City Chiefs 43-40 on Sunday night after blowing a big halftime lead.

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Brooklyn's Caris LeVert goes to the basket against New York's Lance Thomas during the second half of Friday's game at Barclays Center. Brooklyn won, 107-105. (Mary Altaffer/AP Photo)

Caris LeVert's driving layup with a second left gave him a career-high 28 points and the Brooklyn Nets their first victory of the season, 107-105 over the New York Knicks on Friday night

NBA roundup

Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell (1) drives to the basket against New York Knicks guard Ron Baker (31) during the second half of Friday's game at Brooklyn. The Nets won 107-105. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Caris LeVert's driving layup with a second left gave him a career-high 28 points and the Brooklyn Nets their first victory of the season, 107-105 over the New York Knicks on Friday night.

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The Lakers' LeBron James dunks against the Trail Blazers during the first half of Thursday's game in Portland, Ore. The Trail Blazers won, 128-119. (Craig Mitchelldyer/AP Photo)

LeBron James' debut for the Los Angeles Lakers opened with two thunderous dunks and closed with a loss

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Florida's Jonathan Huberdeau (11) celebrates with MacKenzie Weegar, left, and Vincent Trocheck after Friday's game against the Capitals in Washington. Huberdeau scored the deciding shootout goal that gave the Panthers a 6-5 win. (Nick Wass/AP Photo)

Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal, two assists and the shootout winner as the Florida Panthers recovered after giving up a three-goal lead in the second period and beat the Washington Capitals 6-5 for their first victory of the season

Leon Draisaitl scores in overtime, Oilers beat Bruins 3-2

Boston and the Oilers get into a brawl during the third period of Thursday's game in Edmonton, Alberta. The Oilers won, 3-2. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press/AP Photo_

Leon Draisaitl scored in overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins in their home opener

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The Maple Leafs' Zach Hyman is stopped by Pittsburgh's Matt Murray as Pittsburgh's Carl Hagelin defends during the second period of Thursday's game in Toronto. Pittsburgh won, 3-0. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press/AP Photo)

Matt Murray made 38 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Pittsburgh Penguins snapped the Toronto Maple Leafs' winning streak at five games with a stifling 3-0 victory

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Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell (1) drives to the basket against New York Knicks guard Ron Baker (31) during the second half of Friday's game at Brooklyn. The Nets won 107-105. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Caris LeVert's driving layup with a second left gave him a career-high 28 points and the Brooklyn Nets their first victory of the season, 107-105 over the New York Knicks on Friday night.

Joey Logano earns pole for elimination race at Kansas Speedway

NASCAR Cup Series driver Joey Logano crosses the start/finish line to win pole position Friday during qualifying for this weekend's race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Joey Logano won the pole for the Cup Series elimination race at Kansas Speedway, while Kevin Harvick will start alongside him

Verlander, Astros can't soar into another World Series.

Astros shortstop Carlos Correa watches Thursday as the Boston Red Sox celebrate after winning the American League Championship Series in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros couldn't soar into another World Series

New technology only adds to baseball's culture of paranoia

Arizona bench coach Alan Trammell, left, gives signals standing next to manager Kirk Gibson during the fifth inning of a June 8, 2011 game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. Stealing signs is as much a part of baseball tradition as stealing bases, but the technology available now could open a whole new frontier of competitive sleuthing. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Stealing signs is as much a part of baseball tradition as stealing bases, but the technology available now could open a whole new frontier of competitive sleuthing

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Auto Racing

10:30 a.m., CNBC — NASCAR Monster Cup Hollywood Casino 400 practice from Kansas City, Kan.

11:30 am., CNBC — NASCAR Xfinity Kansas Lottery 300 qualifying from Kansas City, Kan.

1 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Monster Cup Hollywood Casino 400 final practice from Kansas City, Kan.

1:55 p.m., ESPNews — Formula One United States Grand Prix practice from Austin, Texas.

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NASCAR Xfinity Kansas Lottery 300 from Kansas City, Kan.

4:55 p.m., ESPNews — Formula One United States Grand Prix qualifying from Austin, Texas.

Baseball

8 p.m., FS1 — NLCS: Los Angeles Dodgers at Milwaukee Brewers in Game 7. (if necessary)

Basketball

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Indiana Pacers.

7 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Toronto Raptors at Washington Wizards.

7:30 p.m., MSG, NBCSB — NBA: Boston Celtics at New York Knicks.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Houston Rockets at Los Angeles Lakers.

Figure Skating

6 p.m., NBCSN — ISA Skate America men's free skate from Everett, Wash.

Football

Noon, Ch. 8 — NCAA: Oklahoma at Texas Christian.

Noon, Ch. 61 — NCAA: Michigan at Michigan State.

Noon, CBSSN — NCAA: Miami (Ohio) at Army.

Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Auburn at Mississippi.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA: Maryland at Iowa.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA: Cincinnati at Temple.

Noon, FS1 — NCAA: Illinois at Wisconsin.

Noon, WCCT — NCAA: North Carolina at Syracuse.

12:30 p.m., NESN, YES — NCAA: Virginia at Duke.

1:30 p.m., SNY — NCAA: Dartmouth at Columbia.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Alabama at Tennessee.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Penn State at Indiana.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Colorado at Washington.

3:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Houston at Navy.

3:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: North Carolina State at Clemson.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Wake Forest at Florida State.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Southern Methodist at Tulane.

3:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Kansas at Texas Tech.

3:30 p.m., NESN — NCAA: Coastal Carolina at UMass.

3:30 p.m., NBCSB — NCAA: Delaware at New Hampshire.

7 p.m., CBSSN, WXLM (980-AM) — NCAA: UConn at South Florida.

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Mississippi State at Louisiana State.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Central Florida at East Carolina.

7:30 p.m., Ch. 8, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA: Ohio State at Purdue.

7:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Oregon at Washington State.

7:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Fresno State at New Mexico.

10:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: San Jose State at San Diego State.

10:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Arizona at UCLA.

10:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Grambling at Alcorn State. (taped today)

Golf

8 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Valderrama Masters from Sotogrande, Spain.

12:30 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA Shanghai from China. (taped today)

2:30 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Dominion Energy Charity Classic from Richmond, Va.

10 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: CJ Cup at Nine Bridges from Jeju Island, South Korea.

Hockey

10 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Vancouver Canucks.

Mixed Martial Arts

9 p.m., NBCSN — Professional Fighters League from Washington.

Soccer

7:30 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Manchester United at Chelsea.

9:30 a.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Bayern Munich at Wolfsburg.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Tottenham at West Ham.

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Premier League: Liverpool at Huddersfield Town.    

Tennis

7 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Stockholm Open from Sweden.