Flames’ checking forwards fill scoresheet to beat Penguins
Czarnik, Frolik, Mangiapane score while Pittsburgh stars Malkin, Crosby combine for 6 points Andrew Mangiapane, right, celebrates his goal with fellow Flames rookie Oliver Kylington during the first period of Saturday’s eventual 5-4 win over the hometown Penguins. (Gene J. Puskar/Associated Press) comments Michael Frolik had the first of... Read more
Oilers acquire Anthony Stolarz from Flyers for Cam Talbot
31-year-old Talbot is in final season of a 3-year, $12.5 million US contract Goalie Cam Talbot (33) was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press) comments The Edmonton Oilers have acquired goaltender Anthony Stolarz from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for netminder Cam Talbot.... Read more
Sinking Oilers drop 3rd straight with loss to Hurricanes
Edmonton now 1-7-2 in its past 10 games Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Faulk (27) shoves Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) off the puck during the second period. (Karl B DeBlaker/The Associated Press) comments Nino Niederreiter kept scoring goals for his new team. Curtis McElhinney kept up his mastery of the... Read more
Canada evens up Rivalry Series with 4-3 win over U.S.
Jamie Lee Rattray, Marie-Philip Poulin lead way with goal, assist each Canada's Ann-Sophie Bettez (39) is sent flying over U.S. goaltender Katie Burt after Canada scored in their 4-3 win in a Rivalry Series game in Toronto on Thursday. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press) Jamie Lee Rattray pushed the Rivalry Series to a... Read more
Canucks rally to edge Kings in SO, end road losing streak at 4
Pettersson, Boeser score in shootout after Gaudette ties it up late Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson, left, celebrates his goal during the first period. The rookie also had a shootout goal to help his team edge the Kings. (Mark J. Terrill/The Associated Press) comments Elias Pettersson and Brock Boeser... Read more
Rinne holds off Habs as Predators snap 3-game slide
Nashville goalie makes 34 saves to help team secure win Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne blocks a shot in the first period. (Mark Humphrey/The Associated Press) comments Pekke Rinne and Viktor Arvidsson gave Nashville more of the same Thursday night. A little extra from newcomer Brian Boyle helped make... Read more
Matthews reaches 100-goal milestone as Leafs down Vegas
Toronto centre scores twice, Rielly gets game-winner Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews, left, celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period. (John Locher/The Associated Press) comments Auston Matthews scored two goals, including the 100th of his career, to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to... Read more
Flames drop 4th straight as Panthers win in shootout
Elias Lindholm salvages a point for Calgary with late goal in third Calgary's Derek Ryan shows his disappointment after missing a chance during the Flames' shootout loss to Florida on Thursday. (Brynn Anderson/Associated Press) Vincent Trocheck scored in the third round of the shootout to lift the Florida Panthers... Read more
Athanasiou powers Red Wings past Senators
Detroit goalie Howard makes 40 saves in his 500th game Detroit Red Wings centre Andreas Athanasiou, right, celebrates one of his first-period goals with Dylan Larkin. (Paul Sancya/The Associated Press) comments Andreas Athanasiou scored twice, including a penalty shot, and Jimmy Howard made 40 saves in his 500th game... Read more
Avs end season-high 8-game losing skid with victory over Jets
Colorado's Landeskog scores his team-leading 30th goal in win Colorado Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen (96), Gabriel Landeskog (92) and Nathan MacKinnon (29) celebrate Landeskog's goal. (John Woods/The Canadian Press) comments Gabriel Landeskog scored his team-leading 30th goal of the season as the Colorado Avalanche ended their season-high eight-game losing streak... Read more