Sinking Rangers trying to dig out vs. Wild (Feb 13, 2018)
SAINT PAUL, Minn. — The New York Rangers have dug themselves a considerable hole in their quest to make the playoffs in the Eastern Conference, and management has hinted that a sell-off is coming at the trade deadline. But they’ve proven on a recent road trip that despite the off-ice news, the Blueshirts are still showing some fight on the rink.
Canes LIVE To Go: McGinn, Ward lead Hurricanes over Avalanche, 3-1
Brock McGinn scored two goals and Cam Ward made 29 saves to lead the Carolina Hurricanes over the visiting Colorado Avalanche, 3-1. Tyson Barrie scored at 16:51 of the first period to give Colorado a 1-0 lead. But McGinn would tally his first of the night just 18 seconds later to tie the game, 1-1. McGinn would score just 35 seconds into the third for the game winning goal, while Jeff Skinner would add an insurance marker at 13:17.
Canes LIVE To Go: Hurricanes blow past Canucks, 4-1
Brett Pesce scored just 14 seconds into the game for Carolina as the Hurricanes jumped out to an early 3-0 lead as they dismantle the Vancouver Canucks at home, 4-1. Sebastian Aho and Pesce each registered a goal and an assist, while Scott Darling made 22 saves for the Hurricanes.
Nelson’s 3rd goal lifts Islanders over Red Wings 7-6 in OT
NEW YORK (AP) Brock Nelson scored his third goal of the game 3:15 into overtime and New York Islanders, boosted by rookie Mathew Barzal’s five assists, emerged with a wild 7-6 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night.
Penguins try to solve road woes versus Stars (Feb 09, 2018)
DALLAS — At home, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been virtually unbeatable, going 20-7-1 at PPG Paints Arena. However, road games have been a different story for the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions.
Islanders, Red Wings try to keep pace, give chase in playoff race (Feb 08, 2018)
NEW YORK — Two teams on the outside looking in at the Eastern Conference wild-card race will square off in a pivotal game Friday night when the New York Islanders host the Detroit Red Wings at Barclays Center.
Sam Reinhart lifts Sabres to 4-3 win over Islanders
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Nikita Kucherov stopped an 11-game goal drought, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 27 saves for his NHL-best 32nd victory, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Thursday night.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Johnny Gaudreau scored the go-ahead goal and set up linemate Sean Monahan’s second of the game, and the Calgary Flames won their third straight, 3-2 over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night.
LA Kings Live: National Girls and Women in Sports Day!
The @ASASafterschool members got to shadow LA Kings Female employees during Wednesday night’s game against the Oilers. #NGWSD also gave these middle schoolers the opportunity to tour the production truck to gain a better understanding of what being a woman in sports is like firsthand. For more information on how you can lead the way to create opportunities for girls and women, visit NGWSD.org or use #NGWSD.
Canadiens seek third win in visit to Flyers (Feb 07, 2018)
PHILADELPHIA — Coming off their first back-to-back victories since early January, the disappointing Montreal Canadiens will try to make it three in a row Thursday night when they visit the Philadelphia Flyers, who snapped a four-game losing streak with Tuesday night’s overtime win in Raleigh.
Different role, setting for Ken Hitchcock in 2nd Stars stint
FRISCO, Texas (AP) The first time Ken Hitchcock became the Dallas Stars coach more than two decades ago, his role and the setting were much different in a southern market that was still pretty fresh to hockey and the NHL.
Penguins spoil Fleury’s homecoming with 5-4 win over Vegas
PITTSBURGH (AP) Third-period goals by Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel ruined former teammate Marc-Andre Fleury’s homecoming as the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Byfuglien’s goal and assist lead Jets past Coyotes 4-3
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Dustin Byfuglien’s 800th NHL game was as memorable as it was productive, as the Jets defenseman scored and added an assist in Winnipeg’s 4-3 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night.
Visiting San Jose Sharks dominated the Carolina Hurricanes, 3-1. Timo Meier scored just 4:06 into the game to give San Jose a 1-0 lead, before Sebastian Aho tied the game for the Hurricanes with 2:02 to play in the first period. The Sharks would regain the lead for good with 36 seconds to play in the first as Chris Tierney would beat Cam Ward. Brent Burns scored 2:03 into the second period for the game’s final score.
Senators, Canadiens enjoy lapse in losing (Feb 03, 2018)
When the Ottawa Senators and the Montreal Canadiens meet at Bell Centre on Sunday afternoon, they will be coming off wins — something that has not happened often for the teams that sit near the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings.
Zajac has 2 goals and assist as Devils beat Penguins 3-1 (Feb 03, 2018)
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Travis Zajac scored two goals and set up another as the New Jersey Devils limited Pittsburgh to a season-low 16 shots in posting a 3-1 victory on Saturday night, ending the Penguins’ four-game winning streak.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) It’s been a magical first season for the Vegas Golden Knights, who already have won more games than any first-year team in NHL history. However, the Western Conference leaders didn’t look very dominant Friday night.
Canes LIVE To Go: Red Wings skate past Hurricanes, 4-1
The Detroit Red Wings scored four unanswered goals to earn a key road win over the Carolina Hurricanes, 4-1. Darren Helm registered three points on a goal and two assists for Detroit, while Sebastian Aho scored the lone goal for the Hurricanes with a power play tally in the first. Petr Mrazek made 36 saves in net for the Red Wings.
Perron’s OT goal vs. Jets gives Golden Knights 34th win
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) David Perron scored 3:57 into overtime to lead Vegas past the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday night for the Golden Knights’ 34th victory, the most by an NHL expansion team in its debut season.
Yandle has goal, 2 assists in Panthers’ 4-2 win over Sabres (Feb 01, 2018)
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Harri Sateri stopped the final 19 shots he faced and 30 overall, and Keith Yandle had a goal and two assists in leading the Florida Panthers to a 4-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night.
Red Wings beat Sharks 2-1 in shootout (Jan 31, 2018)
DETROIT (AP) Justin Abdelkader scored in the seventh round of a shootout, and Petr Mrazek stopped Tomas Hertl at the other end to give the Detroit Red Wings a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night.