Hellebuyck stymies Blues as Jets regain winning tune
Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck makes a save as teammate Josh Morrissey battles Paul Stastny of the St. Louis Blues, during Winnipeg’s 4-0 win on Sunday. (Trevor Hagan/Canadian Press ) Connor Hellebuyck made 24 saves and Patrik Laine scored his team-leading 16th goal of the season as the Winnipeg Jets... Read more
Maple Leafs place Zaitsev on IR, recall Marincin from Marlies
Toronto Maple Leafs Defenceman Nikita Zaitsev was placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury on Sunday. (Derek Leung/Getty Images) The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled defenceman Martin Marincin from the American Hockey League’s Marlies on Sunday and placed defenceman Nikita Zaitsev on the injured reserve list with a lower-body... Read more
Christopher Tanev joins Horvat, Baertschi in Canucks’ infirmary
The Canucks’ Christopher Tanev, left, will miss two to three weeks of action with a groin strain. The 27-year-old shutdown defenceman is averaging 20 minutes 51 seconds of ice time this season. (Derek Leung/Getty Images)) Christopher Tanev has been added to the Vancouver Canucks’ mounting injury list. Head coach... Read more
Flames shut out in Jagr’s return against Preds
Viktor Arvidsson of the predators tries to get the puck past Calgary Flames goalie Mike Smith during Nashville’s 2-0 win on Saturday. (Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press ) ​Pekka Rinne stopped all 32 shots he faced to backstop the Nashville Predators to a 2-0 win over the Calgary Flames at the... Read more
Carter Hutton shuts out Jets as Blues strike 1st in home-and-home series
Andrew Copp of the Jets, centre, has his shot stopped by St. Louis goalie Carter Hutton as Robert Bortuzzo, left, and Carl Gunnarsson of the Blues look on during Winnipeg’s 2-0 loss on Saturday. (Jeff Roberson/Associated Press) As a backup goalie, Carter Hutton knows he has to make the... Read more
Sens celebrate NHL 100 classic by blanking Habs in Ottawa
Craig Anderson, left, made 26 saves as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 in the NHL 100 Classic outdoor game. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press) Craig Anderson made 28 saves for his 40th career shutout as the Ottawa Senators blanked the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 on Saturday in the NHL... Read more
Don Cherry says Sens will leave if fan attendance doesn’t increase
Don Cherry doesn’t blame Ottawa Senators owner, Eugene Melnyk, for thinking of relocation because of its attendance problems. (Darren Calabrese/Canadian Press) Hockey commentator Don Cherry says the Senators will leave Ottawa if the club doesn’t find a way to draw more fans to their games. The “Hockey Night in... Read more
Oilers hold off Wild in Cam Talbot’s return
Edmonton Oilers’ goalie Cam Talbot (33) blocks a goal attempt by the Minnesota Wild in the first period. Talbot returned from injury to help his team to victory on Saturday afternoon. (Stacy Bengs/The Associated Press) The Edmonton Oilers hope Cam Talbot’s return can help stop their roller-coaster December. Talbot... Read more
Canucks finally get last bite as Sam Gagner repels Sharks in OT
Vancouver Canucks players celebrate a goal during their 4-3 OT win over the San Jose Sharks on Friday. (Jonathan Hayward/Canadian Press ) Sam Gagner scored at 4:34 of overtime and the Vancouver Canucks snapped a four-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Friday... Read more
Sens owner Melnyk’s relocation talks puts chill on NHL 100 festivities
Ottawa owner Eugene Melnyk is denying rumours his franchise is for sale, but did bring up the possibility of relocating the franchise if he can’t secure a new arena. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press) Lisa Wallace On a weekend celebrating the game of hockey in the nation’s capital, Ottawa Senators owner... Read more