Rookie Jon Gillies made 28 saves for his second straight victory, Mikael Backlund had a goal and two assists and the host Calgary Flames beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-1 on Saturday. Troy Brouwer added a goal and an assist to help the Flames move past the idle Blues into the final Western Conference wild-card
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — ��� The Pittsburgh Penguins made plenty of moves Friday night – on the ice, with the roster and in the standings. Phil Kessel and Evgeni Malkin each had two goals and an assist and the Penguins moved into first place in the Metropolitan Division by routing the Carolina Hurricanes 6-1 for […]
The New Jersey Devils will retire Patrik Elias‘ No. 26 prior to Saturday’s game against the New York Islanders, joining defensemen Ken Daneyko (No. 3), Scott Stevens (No. 4), Scott Niedermayer (No. 27), and goaltender Martin Brodeur (No. 30). In advance of the honor, Devils past and present reflected on Elias' game and impact on […]
Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, and ageless goalie Ryan Miller stopped 41 shots as the Anaheim Ducks did just enough to beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 on Wednesday at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. It was Miller's third shutout of the season. Miller has stopped 61 shots over the past four […]
Nick Schmaltz buried the decisive goal in the shootout to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Wednesday night at United Center in Chicago. Blackhawks goalie Anton Forsberg proceeded to stop Mark Stone's attempt to seal the win. Patrick Kane (23rd goal) and Artem Anisimov (16th) each scored in regulation for Chicago, […]
Patience paid off for the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night. David Krejci broke a tie with 1:04 remaining and Boston rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers. Noel Acciari and Matt Grzelcyk also scored for the Bruins (37-13-8), who have won seven of nine and are one point back of NHL-leading Tampa Bay […]
Anders Nilsson finally had his hard work rewarded with a victory. Loui Eriksson scored his second goal of the night late in the third period and Nilsson stopped 44 shots to pick up his first win in 2 1/2 months as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Boston Bruins 6-1 Saturday night.
Olli Maatta scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. Evgeni Malkin had a goal and two assists to top 900 points for his career, becoming the sixth Russian-born and the fourth player in team history to reach […]
Evgeni Malkin finished with a goal and two assists, eclipsing 900 points for his career, and the Pittsburgh Penguins extended their home winning streak to 11 games with a 5-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday night. Carl Hagelin, Zach Aston-Reese, Olli Maatta and Bryan Rust also scored for […]
Derick Brassard had a goal and two assists and Ottawa defeated the New York Rangers 6-3 on Saturday. Matt Duchene and Mark Stone both added a goal and an assist for Ottawa, which has won two straight. Craig Anderson also stopped 35 shots and Johnny Oduya, Magnus Paajarvi and Thomas Chabot also scored.
Alex Ovechkin recorded a goal and three assists to reach 1,100 career points as the Washington Capitals ended a two-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night in Saint Paul, Minn. Ovechkin scored his 34th goal of the season and 592nd of his career. Washington's Tom Wilson had two […]
Mike Hoffman joked with Robin Lehner earlier in the day that he was going to get a goal against his former teammate. Hours later Hoffman did just that, scoring 1:13 into overtime Thursday night to give the Ottawa Senators a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres. Hoffman took a cross-ice pass from Erik Karlsson and […]