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Blue Jackets improve playoff chances with blanking of Canucks

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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Pierre-Luc Dubois broke out of a slump with a goal and an assist while goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky returned from injury to stop 21 shots as the Columbus Blue Jackets improved their NHL playoff chances with a 5-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks Sunday night.

Hurricanes extend wild-card lead with win over Habs

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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Andrei Svechnikov scored with 1:45 left in overtime as the Carolina Hurricanes rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 Sunday night in a matchup with Eastern Conference playoff implications.

Leafs sign U.S. goalie Joseph Wall to 3-year entry-level deal

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

The Toronto Maple Leafs signed goaltender Joseph Woll to a three-year entry-level contract on Sunday after he posted a .919 save percentage over 37 games this season with Boston College.

Inferno take down Canadiennes to win franchise’s 2nd Clarkson Cup

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Zoe Hickel had two goals as the Calgary Inferno defeated Les Canadiennes de Montreal 5-2 on Sunday at Coca-Cola Coliseum for their second Clarkson Cup title in franchise history.

Giordano leads Flames to win over Canucks

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano put up a goal and two assists on Saturday night, helping his team to a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.

Jets blank Predators to clinch playoff spot

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Kyle Connor had a hat trick and one assist and Connor Hellebuyck made 33 saves as the Winnipeg Jets clinched a playoff spot with a 5-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.

Habs gain ground in playoff race with win over Sabres

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Brendan Gallagher scored twice and added an assist to lead the Canadiens to a 7-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night, extending Montreal's win streak to three games.

Rangers sink Leafs in overtime to snap 5-game skid

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Ryan Strome scored in overtime as the New York Rangers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over Toronto on Saturday.

Tkachuk scores twice, including OT winner as Senators top Oilers

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Brady Tkachuk scored his second of the game 2:09 into overtime as the Ottawa Senators put a crimp in Edmonton's slim playoff hopes with a 4-3 victory over the Oilers on Saturday.

Time is now for 1 women’s hockey league — with assist from NHL

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

The time is right for NHL commissioner Gary Bettman to help create a single women's professional hockey league.