NHL hockey

November 01, 2018 - 11:29 pm
MONTREAL (AP) — Max Domi broke a tie with 21 seconds left and Jesperi Kotkaniemi scored his first two NHL goals in the Montreal Canadiens' 6-4 victory over the Washington Capitals 6-4 on Thursday night. At 18 years and 118 days, Kotkaniemi became the second-youngest goal scorer in franchise history...
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Detroit Red Wings right wing Martin Frk (42) celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
November 01, 2018 - 10:38 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Justin Abdelkader scored a short-handed goal midway through the third period and Trevor Daley put the puck in an empty net for another short-handed score in the final minute, helping the Detroit Red Wings beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 Thursday night to extend their season-high...
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Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35) makes a save on a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
November 01, 2018 - 10:30 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Pekka Rinne made 42 saves in his return after missing five games with an injury, and the Nashville Predators beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 on Thursday night. Rinne was hurt in the third period of a 5-3 win at Calgary on Oct. 19. He was stretching to try and stop the puck when...
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Patrik Laine, center, of Winnipeg Jets celebrates with Mark Scheifele (55) and Blake Wheeler after scoring his team's second goal during NHL Global Series Challenge ice hockey match Florida Panthers vs. Winnipeg Jets in Helsinki, Finland on Thursday, November 1, 2018. (Martti Kainulainen/Lehtikuva via AP)
November 01, 2018 - 8:11 pm
HELSINKI (AP) — Patrik Laine could hardly find a better place than home to show off his high-scoring instincts. Laine, from Finland, had a hat trick as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Florida Panthers 4-2 in a regular-season game in the Finnish capital Thursday night. Laine scored in the second period...
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National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks to the media prior to the ice hockey NHL Global Series match Florida Panthers vs Winnipeg Jets in Helsinki, Finland on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. (Martti Kainulainen/Lehtikuva via AP)
November 01, 2018 - 1:58 pm
HELSINKI (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said that the NHL is planning to play a season-opening game in Prague and another two games in Stockholm next season. Bettman, speaking before the Florida Panthers and the Winnipeg Jets play for the first of their two regular-season games in Finland on...
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Vancouver Canucks' Jake Virtanen, right, celebrates his second goal against the Chicago Blackhawks with teammates Bo Horvat, back left, and Ben Hutton during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
November 01, 2018 - 3:33 am
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Before the Canucks started their season, coach Travis Green said he wanted his team to "score by committee." Vancouver did just that Wednesday night in a 4-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks. Jake Virtanen scored twice, Brendan Gaunce got the go-ahead goal...
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FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2018, file photo, New Jersey Devils right wing Kyle Palmieri celebrates after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game, in Newark,N.J. Less than a month into the season, it looks like the Devils are ready to take the next step after making the playoffs for the first time since reaching the Stanley Cup Finals in 2012. Palmieri is among the league leaders with eight goals. (AP Photo/ Noah K. Murray, File)
October 31, 2018 - 12:46 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Less than a month into the season, it looks like the New Jersey Devils are ready to take the next step after making the playoffs for the first time since reaching the Stanley Cup Final in 2012. John Hynes' club opened the season with four straight wins and it has taken 11 of a...
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New York Islanders left wing Andrew Ladd (16) celebrates with New York Islanders center Valtteri Filppula (51) after scoring a goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
October 31, 2018 - 4:12 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Following an emotional pregame ceremony for their mourning city, Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins channeled their emotions into a flurry of a first period. The Islanders spoiled their efforts for an uplifting finish, though, with Jordan Eberle scoring twice in the second...
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This Aug. 1, 2018 photo shows gamblers placing bets in the sports betting lounge at Harrah's casino in Atlantic City N.J. On Oct. 30, 2018, Caesars Entertainment, which owns Harrah's and two other Atlantic City casinos, announced a deal to open a sports lounge at Newark's Prudential Center aimed at hockey fans and concertgoers who can place sports bets over their mobile phones. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
October 31, 2018 - 3:06 am
The action is coming fast and heavy. A bettor in New Jersey used his mobile app to win $325,000 on a $500,000 wager on Boston to win the World Series. Another DraftKings bettor hit a longshot money line parlay on longshots Oregon State and Kansas to collect $4,313 on his $50 bet. Many others,...
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Arizona Coyotes right wing Michael Grabner shoots on goal against the Ottawa Senators in the second period during an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)
October 31, 2018 - 1:39 am
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Derek Stepan gathered the puck near Arizona's blue line and flipped it toward the other end, hoping to kill a few extra seconds off Ottawa's power play. The puck skittered off the ice and slipped through the goalie's pads, a dump-in turned into an unexpected goal. A little...
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