Stories tagged: hockey
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Tom Wilson scored twice, Braden Holtby stopped 32 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders and former coach Barry Trotz 4-1 Monday night for their season-high sixth …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 7:23 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs acquired 20-year-old center Luc Smith from the Kamloops Blazers on Monday in exchange for veteran winger Jeff Faith and two picks in the 2020 Western Hockey League …
Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Patrik Laine scored five goals Saturday in the Winnipeg Jets’ 8-4 victory at St. Louis, two short of the 97-year-old NHL record.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Injuries have forced the Spokane Chiefs to give a lot of ice time to the team’s younger players, and two youngsters came up big in Spokane’s 3-1 win Saturday night …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
Former NHL referee Mick McGeough has died at 62. The NHL says he died in Regina, Saskatchewan. McGeough worked 21 seasons from 1987 through 2008. He was one of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Jeff Skinner scored 3:06 into overtime after getting the tying goal late in regulation, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Friday for their eighth straight victory. …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
With injuries sidelining two of their best players, the Spokane Chiefs have recently pivoted toward youth a bit more than they anticipated at the start of the year.
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Jake Eichel’s shot squirted past Casey DeSmith 45 seconds into overtime as the surging Buffalo Sabres rallied to beat the struggling Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 on Monday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
The Calgary Hitmen entered the Arena on game two of a seven-game Western Conference trip with the Western Hockey League’s fourth-worst record. They left with a 5-1 win over the …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
Brayden Point scored three straight power-play goals in 1:31 – the sixth-fastest three goals in NHL history – and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Thursday …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has had his 20-game suspension reduced to 14 by an arbitrator and is eligible to play immediately. Wilson has already served 16 games of his …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:36 p.m.
David Pastrnak had three goals and an assist to lead the Boston Bruins to a 5-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:44 p.m.
WASHINGTON – The Columbus Blue Jackets’ NHL-worst power play scored twice and Sergei Bobrovsky made 33 saves in a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Friday night. Oliver Bjorkstrand …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
T.J. Oshie left for the second time after taking Evgeni Malkin’s shoulder to the head but returned to score late and lift the Washington Capitals over the rival Pittsburgh Penguins …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
Nikita Kucherov had two goals and an assist, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Six goals should win you most hockey games. But when you continue to take undisciplined penalties, surrender 53 shots on net and play extended shifts in your own end, those …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
The list of things that went wrong for the Spokane Chiefs Saturday against the Everett Silvertips is long.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 12:12 a.m.
Thomas Greiss made 35 saves for his first shutout of the season, and the New York Islanders beat the New Jersey Devils 3-0 on Saturday night for their fifth straight …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Jordan Eberle scored twice in the second period to help the New York Islanders pull away from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a 6-3 victory Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Leon Draisaitl and Drake Caggiula each scored twice and the Edmonton Oilers ended a 13-game losing streak against the Nashville Predators with a 5-3 victory Saturday. Connor McDavid also scored …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Patric Hornqvist and Phil Kessel each scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins pounded the Calgary Flames 9-1 on Thursday night.
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Nazem Kadri had his first goal of the season and John Tavares, Kasperi Kapanen and Tyler Ennis also scored in the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Sidney Crosby made a slick move through two defenders, skated through the slot and lifted a backhander into the net at 2:12 of overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
Jeff Skinner scored three goals for his fifth career hat trick and the Buffalo Sabres’ reconfigured top line keyed a 5-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal, two assists and the shootout winner as the Florida Panthers recovered after giving up a three-goal lead in the second period and beat the Washington …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Matt Murray made 38 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Pittsburgh Penguins snapped the Toronto Maple Leafs’ winning streak at five games with a stifling 3-0 …
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Alex Ovechkin scored two power-play goals and Matt Niskanen had the winner in the Washington Capitals’ 4-3 overtime victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Devils still perfect and off to best start in 23 years; Spokane’s Tyler Johnson has hat trick for Tampa Bay
Kyle Palmieri scored his seventh goal in four games, Keith Kinkaid stopped 24 shots for his second shutout and the New Jersey Devils continued their perfect start, beating the Dallas …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
It was a special night one year ago today for hockey fans and followers in Spokane.
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Daemon Hunt scored the first two goals of his career, including the winner with 8 minutes, 11 seconds left, and the Moose Jaw Warriors edged the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 in …