Pavelski’s late goal lifts Sharks over Jets 5-4

Hockey 03/12/19, 22:08

Joe Pavelski scored with 3.6 seconds left, lifting the San Jose Sharks to a 5-4 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night in a matchup of division leaders.Gustav Nyquist had two goals for San Jose (43-19-8), giving him three in his six games since being traded to the Sharks ...

Kuemper’s 39 saves lead Arizona past St. Louis 3-1

Hockey 03/12/19, 21:51

Richard Panik and Vinnie Hinostroza scored to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Tuesday.Darcy Kuemper made 39 saves just one night after he allowed four goals on 16 shots before he was pulled during the second period of Arizona's 7-1 loss in Chicago. He has ...

Price becomes winningest goaltender in Canadiens history

Hockey 03/12/19, 21:46

Carey Price made 20 saves and became the winningest goaltender in the storied history of the Montreal Canadiens, who beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 on Tuesday night.It was win No. 315 for Price, snapping a tie with Hall of Famer Jacques Plante atop the team leaderboard. Plante played for ...

Bishop records 3rd straight shutout, Stars beat Sabres 2-0

Hockey 03/12/19, 20:56

Ben Bishop made 35 saves for his third straight shutout, and the Dallas Stars beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-0 on Tuesday night.Bishop extended his career-best shutout streak to 204 minutes, 20 seconds. It's the second-longest run for a Stars goaltender behind Ed Belfour's streak of 219 minutes, 26 seconds that ...

Draisaitl scores in overtime as Oilers beat Rangers 3-2

Hockey 03/11/19, 23:16

Leon Draisaitl scored 35 seconds into overtime and had a pair of assists, helping the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Monday night.Connor McDavid and Matt Benning also scored for the Oilers (31-31-7), who improved to 7-2-2 in their last 11 games.New York lost for the seventh ...

Svechnikov, Mrazek propel Hurricanes to 3-0 win over Avs

Hockey 03/11/19, 22:44

Andrei Svechnikov had two goals and an assist, Petr Mrazek stopped 38 shots and the Carolina Hurricanes earned a rare win at Pepsi Center by beating the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on Monday night.Defenseman Dougie Hamilton also scored as the Hurricanes won in Denver for just the second time in 13 ...

Perlini gets hat trick as Blackhawks cool down Coyotes 7-1

Hockey 03/11/19, 22:28

Brendan Perlini scored three goals against his former team for his first career hat trick, and the Chicago Blackhawks ripped the Arizona Coyotes 7-1 on Monday night for their third straight win.Patrick Kane fired in his 41st goal as Chicago moved within five points of the second wild card in ...

Goalie Jones continues hot streak as Sharks blank Wild

Hockey 03/11/19, 21:45

Martin Jones made 24 saves to continue his hot streak and lead the San Jose Sharks to a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Monday night.Barclay Goodrow, Tomas Hertl and Logan Couture scored for the Sharks, who won their fifth straight.Devan Dubnyk made 26 saves for the Wild.San Jose ...

Greiss, Islanders beat Blue Jackets 2-0

Hockey 03/11/19, 21:27

Thomas Greiss made 31 saves in his fifth shutout of the season, helping the New York Islanders beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-0 on Monday night.Ryan Pulock and Anders Lee scored as New York (40-22-7) improved its playoff positioning in the tough Metropolitan Division. The Islanders improved to 16-8-1 against ...

Johnson, Paquette lead Lightning past Maple Leafs 6-2

Hockey 03/11/19, 21:01

Tyler Johnson and Cedric Paquette each scored two goals, and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-2 on Monday night.Anthony Cirelli and Ondrej Palat also scored for Tampa Bay (53-13-4), and Ryan McDonagh, Yanni Gourde and Jan Rutta had two assists apiece. Nikita Kucherov helped set ...

Flyers inch closer to East playoff spot with win over Ottawa

Hockey 03/11/19, 20:44

Oskar Lindblom, Michael Raffl and Scott Laughton scored in the second period to lead the hard-charging Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Monday night.The Flyers were 16-23-6 on Jan. 12 and seemingly had lost hope for a playoff appearance, playing out the string under new ...

Sabres captain Eichel disagrees with NHL’s 2-game suspension

Hockey 03/11/19, 14:51

Buffalo Sabres captain Jack Eichel disputes the NHL's decision to suspend him for two games for an illegal check to the head of Carl Soderberg of the Colorado Avalanche.Eichel was suspended Sunday following a hearing with the league's department of player safety.He blamed Soderberg for lowering his head while the ...

LA Kings score early, hold off Ducks 3-2 in rivalry game

Hockey 03/10/19, 23:48

Carl Grundstrom scored his second NHL goal in his second career game and the Los Angeles Kings won for just the second time in 15 games, beating the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 Sunday night in a meeting of once-powerful rivals going through nightmare seasons.Dustin Brown and Kyle Clifford also scored first-period ...

Tkachuk’s 1st hat trick leads Flames past Golden Knights 6-3

Hockey 03/10/19, 23:47

Matthew Tkachuk scored three goals for his first NHL hat trick and added an assist to lead the Calgary Flames to a 6-3 victory over Vegas on Sunday night that snapped the Golden Knights' six-game winning streak.Mikael Backlund added two goals and an assist for the Flames, who ended a ...

Penguins end Bruins’ 19-game point streak in 4-2 win

Hockey 03/10/19, 21:34

Jared McCann scored twice, Matt Murray finished with 39 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Boston Bruins their first regulation loss since January with a 4-2 victory on Sunday night.Nick Bjugstad and Jake Guentzel also scored for the Penguins, who survived another late push by the Bruins.David Krejci picked ...

Penalty kill shines, Capitals beat Jets to extend win streak

Hockey 03/10/19, 20:46

Carl Hagelin scored the go-ahead goal on a breakaway out of the penalty box, backup Pheonix Copley made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 on Sunday night for their seventh consecutive victory.Led by Copley, Hagelin and Nick Jensen, the Capitals killed off all five minor ...

Panthers start fast, rout Red Wings 6-1

Hockey 03/10/19, 18:55

Aleksander Barkov reached 30 goals for the first time in his career, helping the Florida Panthers rout the Detroit Red Wings 6-1 on Sunday.Josh Brown and Dryden Hunt each scored their first NHL goal as Florida earned its second straight win since a costly six-game slide. Jonathan Huberdeau had a ...

Stone scores 1st goal for Golden Knights in rout of Canucks

Hockey 03/10/19, 01:32

Mark Stone scored his first goal for Vegas and the Golden Knights easily skated past the Vancouver Canucks 6-2 on Saturday night for their sixth straight victory.Paul Stastny, Alex Tuch, Tomas Nosek, Cody Eakin and Nate Schmidt also scored for the Golden Knights. Marc-Andre Fleury had 29 saves for his ...

Dvorak, Grabner keep Coyotes howling with 4-2 win over Kings

Hockey 03/09/19, 23:00

Christian Dvorak and Michael Grabner each scored two goals and Darcy Kuemper made 33 saves to win for the ninth time in 10 starts to lead the surging Arizona Coyotes past the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 on Saturday night.Dvorak's second goal broke a 2-2 tie midway through the third period ...

DeBrincat helps Blackhawks beat Stars 2-1

Hockey 03/09/19, 22:51

Alex DeBrincat and David Kampf scored on odd-man rushes in the first period, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Saturday night.Corey Crawford and the Blackhawks shut out the Stars for the last 53:37 in the team's second straight win. Crawford made 26 saves in his third ...