Professional hockey

New Jersey Devils center Jack Hughes, right, slides into Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
November 13, 2019 - 10:02 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored a hat track, including the game-winning goal with 2:01 to play, and the Ottawa Senators rallied in the third period to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-2 on Wednesday night. Mark Borowiechi tied the game with 6:30 to go in regulation, and Pageau got the...
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New York Islanders' Derick Brassard (10) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders won 5-4. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
November 13, 2019 - 9:47 pm
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Beauvillier scored twice, Derick Brassard had a goal and two assists, and the streaking New York Islanders held off the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 Wednesday night. Semyon Varlamov made 23 saves and the Islanders earned a point for the 13th straight game — a span...
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Vegas Golden Knights right wing Mark Stone (61) and Washington Capitals center Chandler Stephenson (18) chase the puck during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
November 13, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Almost 18 months since the Vegas Golden Knights’ improbable inaugural season ended, they look much more like the team that vanquished them in the Stanley Cup Final. If you can’t beat ’em, be more like ’em. Once a ragtag group relying on more will than skill, Vegas is beginning to resemble the...
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Vancouver Canucks center Adam Gaudette (88) celebrates his goal past Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)
November 13, 2019 - 2:13 am
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Elias Pettersson scored two goals on his 21st birthday and the Vancouver Canucks snapped a four-game winless streak with a 5-3 win over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night. Tanner Pearson also scored twice for Vancouver, his second into an empty net. Adam...
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Detroit Red Wings center Andreas Athanasiou celebrates after scoring against the Anaheim Ducks during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
November 13, 2019 - 2:00 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings are clawing back from a rough start to the season with an emphasis on tenacity and a renewed attention to consistency. A couple of extraordinarily poorly timed penalties by Anaheim were more responsible for their latest win. Dylan Larkin scored the tying...
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Los Angeles Kings' Jeff Carter (77) celebrates with teammates after scoring against the Minnesota Wild during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
November 13, 2019 - 1:26 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anze Kopitar extended his point streak to four games, Jonathan Quick made 27 saves and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Minnesota Wild 3-1 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Kopitar and Sean Walker each had a goal and an assist, and Jeff Carter also scored for...
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San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones deflects a shot from the Edmonton Oilers during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
November 13, 2019 - 1:23 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tomas Hertl scored and extended his point streak to four games on his 26th birthday, Evander Kane added his team-leading 11th goal of the season and the San Jose Sharks beat the Edmonton Oilers 6-3 on Tuesday night. Brent Burns, Patrick Marleau, Barclay Goodrow and Timo...
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Arizona Coyotes' Conor Garland, right, scores the game-winning goal past St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington during a shootout of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in St. Louis. The Coyotes won 3-2. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
November 13, 2019 - 12:41 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A tired Arizona Coyotes team showed what you can do on little sleep. Nick Schmaltz and Conor Garland scored in the shootout, and the Coyotes snapped the St. Louis Blues' seven-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night. The Coyotes landed at 1 a.m. Tuesday after flying in...
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The New York Rangers celebrate after an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in New York. The Rangers won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
November 12, 2019 - 10:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kaapo Kakko scored his second goal of the game 2:36 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night. Adam Fox had a goal in regulation and set up Kakko's winner as New York recovered after blowing a two-goal lead and improved to...
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FILE _ In this March 24, 2010, file photo, hockey personality Don Cherry, right, speaks during a news conference as actor Jared Keeso is displayed on a video screen while playing Cherry in the bio film "Keep Your Head Up Kid: The Don Cherry Story" in Toronto. Sportsnet cut ties with Cherry on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, after the veteran hockey commentator called new immigrants "you people" on his "Coach's Corner" segment while claiming they do not wear poppies to honor Canadian veterans. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese, File)
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November 11, 2019 - 10:30 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Don Cherry, Canada's most polarizing, flamboyant and opinionated hockey commentator, was fired Monday for calling immigrants "you people" in a television rant in which he said new immigrants are not honoring the country's fallen soldiers. Rogers Sportsnet President Bart Yabsley...
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