Every day during Black History Month, SI is paying homage to unsung heroes in black sports history. Willie O’Ree was 95 percent blind in his right eye, yet still made NHL history. SI remembers the story of the league’s first black player.
Kyle Palmieri had a goal and two assists, and Cory Schneider made 34 saves to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres
Jordan Binnington made 31 saves and the St. Louis Blues posted their third straight shutout, beating the Minnesota Wild 4-0 for their 10th straight win