Patrick Kane found a way to stay on a roll. Kane extended his points streak to 26 games, Crawford made 30 saves for his second straight shutout, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-0 on Sunday night. Kane, the NHL’s leading scorer with 46 points, had the second assist on Duncan Keith’s power-play […]
Losing four in a row stung Montreal Canadiens coach Michel Therrien enough to reunite Max Pacioretty and Tomas Plekanec on the top line in hopes of providing an early spark. The San Jose Sharks’ line shuffling hasn’t solved their woes quite yet. After a much-needed victory, Montreal looks to hand the visiting Sharks a seventh […]
Canadiens coach Michel Therrien thought his team handed the Sharks a victory Tuesday night. Joe Pavelski scored once and added an assist as San Jose beat Montreal 3-1 to snap a six-game skid. Patrick Marleau and Dainius Zubrus also scored for the Sharks.
(Reuters) – The Pittsburgh Penguins have fired coach Mike Johnston and replaced him with Mike Sullivan, the team said on Saturday. Johnston, who was in his second season coaching the Penguins, had steered them to a 15-10-3 record this season after a 3-2 shootout loss at home to the Los Angeles Kings on Friday to […]
We’ve all come to expect the unexpected in the NHL’s 3-on-3 overtime. So perhaps Ryan O’Reilly of the Buffalo Sabres entered the extra session on Saturday night actually thinking, ‘Yeah, I’ll score the game-winning goal after tripping on an opponent’s stick and falling on my back in the slot…’ O’Reilly scored at 3:19 of […]
After honoring former coach and general manager Glen Sather with a banner-raising ceremony for his five Stanley Cups before the game, the Edmonton Oilers then went out and played as if it was still the 1980s. Lauri Korpikoski scored three goals for his first career hat trick, Taylor Hall added two goals and two assists, […]
The Edmonton Oilers haven’t lost since their latest meeting with the Boston Bruins and can match their longest win streak in the past 14 seasons in the next one. To accomplish that feat by winning their sixth in a row, the Oilers will have to end a lengthy skid in Boston while earning just their […]
The flu hasn’t completely slowed down the Calgary Flames, thanks in part to Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan. The Flames’ young stars try to lead them to a perfect homestand and a ninth straight home win Saturday night against the New York Rangers. Calgary (12-14-2) was hit hard Thursday when right wing Jiri Hudler and […]
In Sunday's Dose, Johnny Gaudreau leads Flames to another win, Victor Rask saves Hurricanes and Braden Holtby continues his impressive season.
TJ Brodie was Calgary’s latest player to step up at a big moment to help the Flames keep up their overtime dominance. Brodie scored in the extra period and Johnny Gaudreau had two goals and assisted on the winner as Calgary survived a late third-period collapse to beat the New York Rangers 5-4 Saturday night […]
A franchise-record shutout streak allowed the Minnesota Wild to string together wins despite some tepid offensive production before that run ended in their latest game. With top goaltender Devan Dubnyk still injured, the Wild could use a breakout performance from their scorers and would appear to have a promising chance against a team that’s struggling […]