Stories tagged: NHL
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
NHL capsules: Erik Haula’s go-ahead goal in third leads Golden Knights past Panthers
Erik Haula scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Florida Panthers 5-2 Sunday in Las Vegas.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 7:53 p.m.
Craig Anderson, Senators beat Canadiens 3-0 in NHL 100 Classic
Craig Anderson stopped 28 shots for his 40th career shutout, leading the Ottawa Senators to a 3-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in the NHL 100 Classic outdoor game. Jean-Gabriel …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Rick Nash breaks late tie, Rangers beat Kings 4-2
Rick Nash scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:27 remaining to lead the New York Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Kings on Friday night.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 1:23 p.m.
NHL debuted 100 years ago with contract snags and many goals
It was a night of sticky ice, last-minute player signings and a small crowd. Such were the glitches when the NHL it made its debut 100 years ago. Now, the …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Alex Chiasson scores 2 in 3rd to help Capitals beat Bruins 5-3
Alex Chiasson scored two third-period goals, the second on a short-handed breakaway with 8:29 left, and the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 5-3 on Thursday night.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tyler Pitlick, Jamie Benn lead Stars to 5-2 victory over Islanders
Tyler Pitlick scored twice and Jamie Benn had a goal and two assists, leading the Dallas Stars to a 5-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Lightning blank Blues 3-0 in matchup of NHL’s best
Nikita Kucherov and Brayden Point scored, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 32 shots and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the St. Louis Blues 3-0 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the …
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
NHL capsules: Jaroslav Halak, Islanders end skid with win over Capitals
Jaroslav Halak made 31 saves after getting a vote of confidence from his coach, and the host New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Monday night to snap …
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
NHL capsules: Corey Crawford makes 31 saves, Blackhawks beat Coyotes 3-1
Corey Crawford made 31 saves, Artem Anisimov scored with 4:47 left in the third period and the host Chicago Blackhawks beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-1 on Sunday night.
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tyler Bozak scores twice, Maple Leafs jump Pens early in 4-3 win
Tyler Bozak scored two goals and the Toronto Maple Leafs got off to a fast start in a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Artemi Panarin sets up 5 goals, Blue Jackets beat Devils 5-3
Artemi Panarin had five primary assists, setting up the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night and a split of their home-and-home …
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
NHL allows Seattle to pursue expansion team
One hundred years after the Seattle Metropolitans won the Stanley Cup, the NHL appears closer than ever to coming to the Emerald City. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman announced Thursday that …
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Stamkos leads Lightning past Avalanche 5-2
Steven Stamkos had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning became the first NHL team with 20 wins by defeating the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Thursday night.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Gary Bettman says NHL will consider Seattle expansion bid
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league’s board of governors has agreed to consider an expansion application from Seattle. Bettman said the expansion fee has been set at $650 million …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tom Wilson, Alex Ovechkin help Capitals rout Blackhawks 6-2
Tom Wilson had two goals and two assists and Alex Ovechkin had a goal and three assists in the Washington Capitals’ 6-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 6:52 p.m.
Seattle mayor inks KeyArena deal to lure NBA, NHL teams
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan has inked an agreement with a private developer to renovate KeyArena so the venue could be ready for an NBA or NHL team.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
Around the NHL: Underperforming Wild trying to pick up the defensive pace
The Minnesota Wild have been one of the NHL’s biggest disappointments at the one-third mark of the season. One of their problems has been maintaining commitment and focus on the …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
NHL capsules: Minus ill Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers find way to edge Penguins 4-3
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 41 shots while filling in for late scratch Henrik Lundqvist to help the New York Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the host Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday …
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
NHL capsules: Brian Elliott, Flyers snap 10-game skid with 5-2 win over Flames
Scott Laughton scored twice, Brian Elliott made 43 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped a 10-game losing streak Monday night with a 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames in Calgary, …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Seattle moves ahead with arena remodel to attract NBA, NHL
Seattle is moving forward with efforts to renovate the aging city-owned KeyArena into a premier venue that could be ready for an NBA or NHL team within three years.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
NHL capsules: Jonathan Quick, Kings stop Blackhawks 3-1 for 5th straight win
Jonathan Quick made 24 saves, Christian Folin scored the game’s first goal midway through the third period and the visiting Los Angeles Kings beat the slumping Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 on …
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tyler Johnson has 2 goals, Lightning beat Sharks 5-2
Tyler Johnson scored twice in the third period to snap a 15-game drought and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the San Jose Sharks 5-2 Saturday night.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
NHL capsules: Josh Anderson scores late in 3rd to lift Jackets over Ducks 4-2
Josh Anderson scored late in the third period to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets over the Anaheim Ducks 4-2 on Friday night.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Kings score twice in 9 seconds and beat Capitals 5-2
Jonny Brodzinski and Jussi Jokinen scored nine seconds apart, Jonathan Quick made 27 saves and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Thursday night for their third …
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tuukaa Rask stops 19 shots to lead Bruins to 3-2 win over Lightning
Charlie McAvoy and Riley Nash scored first-period goals, Tuukaa Rask made 19 saves to snap his four-game losing streak and the Boston Bruins hung on for a 3-2 victory over …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
NHL capsules: Sidney Crosby’s OT winner lifts Penguins past Flyers; Matt Murray hurt
Sidney Crosby redirected Jake Guentzel’s shot past Philadelphia’s Bryan Elliott 1:48 into overtime as the host Pittsburgh Penguins rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Flyers on Monday night.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Norman Chad: We should be allowed to bet on sports, then have sense not to
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments next week on
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
NHL capsules: Jimmy Vesey lifts Rangers past Canucks in shootout, 4-3
Jimmy Vesey scored the tying goal early in the third period and added the winner in the seventh round of a shootout to give the host New York Rangers a …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
NHL capsules: Alex Ovechkin has hat trick, Capitals beat Maple Leafs 4-2
Alex Ovechkin had a hat trick to help the Washington Capitals beat the host Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Saturday night.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
NHL capsules: Cancer survivor Brian Boyle scores on special night in Devils’ win
Brian Boyle scored one of the most meaningful goals of his career to help the New Jersey Devils beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Friday night in Newark, New Jersey.