Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey/NHL’ Category

Fleury, Murray steal show as Golden Knights edge Pens

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Jon Merrill's first goal of the season snapped a third-period tie, Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 24 shots against his former team and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Thursday night.

Predators sink Oilers with 2nd-period onslaught

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Juuse Saros made 46 saves for his second career shutout and Kyle Turris had a goal and an assist as the Nashville Predators continued their torrid pace of late with a 4-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday.

Joonas Donskoi’s winner helps Sharks weather Flames’ comeback

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Joonas Donskoi scored the winner late in third and had an assist to lead the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames.

Leafs’ offence sputters in uninspiring loss to Wild

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to complete his first NHL shutout in three seasons, steering the Minnesota Wild past the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-0 on Thursday night for their fourth straight victory.

Hawks feed early and often as Jets fail to take flight

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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Patrick Kane and Nick Schmaltz each had a goal and an assist as the Chicago Blackhawks extended their season-high winning streak to four games with a 5-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday.

Tomas Plekanec’s OT winner helps Habs snap 3-game skid

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Tomas Plekanec scored in overtime as the Montreal Canadiens beat the visiting New Jersey Devils 2-1 on Thursday to snap a three-game losing skid.

U Sports team again gets the edge on Canadian juniors

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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Jason Fram scored with 6.5 seconds left to play in the third period as the U Sports all-stars edged Canada 4-3 on Thursday in St. Catharines, Ont.

If Celine Dion is singing, the Jets must be winning

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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It's not a song one normally hears blasting out of a typical dressing room filled with 20-something pro athletes. But for the Winnipeg Jets, Celine Dion's "My Heart Will Go On" is a sign of victory.

Canada’s DiPietro hoping big-game experience leads to world juniors

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Memorial Cup champion Michael DiPietro of the Windsor Snnpitfires believes he has the compete level to earn one of 22 spots on Canada's world junior hockey roster, preferably as its starter for the Dec. 26 tournament opener against Finland.

P.K. Subban pots 2 strange goals as Predators demolish Canucks

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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P.K. Subban scored two strange goals, including one from centre ice, as the Nashville Predators dismantled the Vancouver Canucks 7-1 on Wednesday night.