Stories tagged: NHL
Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Tom Wilson broke a tie with seven minutes left, Braden Holtby made 36 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Friday night.
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
Carey Price stopped 36 shots in his 300th career win, leading the Montreal Canadiens to a 2-1 victory over the slumping Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night.
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Carter Hart made 22 saves in his NHL debut and Shayne Gostisbehere and James van Riemsdyk each had a goal and an assist as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Detroit …
Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 16, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Alex Tuch buried a sharp-angled shot just over two minutes into overtime, giving the Vegas Golden Knights a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped …
Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
Phil Kessel scored a power-play goal at 3:59 of overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
Alex Ovechkin had his second consecutive hat trick and Jakub Vrana scored in the sixth round of a shootout to lead the Washington Capitals past the Carolina Hurricanes 6-5 on …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Tomas Nosek scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the surging Vegas Golden Knights beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Alex Ovechkin scored his 21st hat trick and first this season to lift the Washington Capitals over the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Tuesday night.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Josh Morrissey scored one of Winnipeg’s three power-play goals and the Jets got goals from seven players while routing the Philadelphia Flyers 7-1 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Vancouver general manager Jim Benning sees the addition of Seattle as more than adding a rival 2
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Matt Calkins: When the NHL comes to Seattle, don’t expect Vegas Golden Knights-level success immediately
If there was a better sports story this year than the Vegas Golden Knights, nobody told me about it. A first-year expansion team wins 51 games before soaring to the …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 1 p.m.
Fans at a downtown Seattle bar erupted with cheers following the announcement that the city was being awarded the 32nd NHL franchise. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan took a bit of …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 10:52 a.m.
The NHL will make the Emerald City the home for its 32nd franchise after Seattle’s expansion bid was approved by the league’s Board of Governors. A rundown of things to …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Seattle awarded the 32nd NHL franchise for 2021-22 season; here’s how area hockey experts say Spokane will be affected
There is an NHL team for Washington kids to call their own. Starting in three years, the yet-to-be named Seattle franchise will play in the NHL, and area hockey figures …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
The National Hockey League is expanding to Seattle. The NHL Board of Governors has unanimously approved adding Seattle as the league’s 32nd franchise. Play will begin in 2021 after arena …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Pontus Aberg scored twice in the third period, giving Anaheim the lead with 5:05 remaining, and the Ducks stopped Washington’s seven-game winning streak a 6-5 victory Sunday. The Ducks trailed …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
Seattle is one step away from landing an NHL franchise. Team and city executives have already secured more than 30,000 season-ticket deposits, got an arena plan passed through local government …
Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
The NHL will soon have 32 teams if Seattle is approved as expected next week. An even balance between conferences. A cross-border rival for the Vancouver Canucks in the Pacific …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
Cedric Paquette broke a tie with 5:41 left and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended the Buffalo Sabres’ franchise-record-tying winning streak at 10 games with a 5-4 victory Thursday night.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Auston Matthews had two goals and an assist in his return from a left shoulder injury that sidelined him a month and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the San Jose …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
The Buffalo Sabres had to go to overtime after squandering a two-goal third-period lead, but they still made it a perfect 10. Jeff Skinner scored his team-leading 19th goal 1:19 …
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: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Noah Hanifin and Mark Jankowski each scored twice, former Coyotes goalie Mike Smith just missed his 38th career shutout and the Calgary Flames routed Arizona 6-1 on Sunday. Smith, making …
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, 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. …