Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey/NHL’ Category

NHL, retired players reach tentative settlement in concussion lawsuit

Monday, November 12th, 2018

The NHL and attorneys for retired players say a tentative settlement has been reached in a lawsuit brought against the league over head injuries.

Panthers ride 5-goal frame to win over Senators

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Aleksander Barkov scored twice during Florida's five-goal second period and the Panthers beat the Ottawa Senators 5-1 on Sunday night for their fourth straight win.

Stern never doubted NHL’s hire of commissioner Bettman

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Former NBA commissioner David Stern tries to connect with Gary Bettman by phone about once a week. Even he has a tough time keeping track of the NHL commissioner's schedule.

Flames edge Kings as David Rittich records 1st career shutout

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

David Rittich stopped 21 shots for his first career shutout and Travis Hamonic scored to help the Calgary Flames to a 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night.

David Pastrnak scores hat trick in Bruins’ rout of Leafs

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

David Pastrnak had three goals and an assist to lead the Boston Bruins to a 5-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.

Senators storm back in 3rd period to stun Lightning

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Rookie Brady Tkachuk had a goal and an assist, and Ryan Dzingel scored a tiebreaking goal during Ottawa's four-goal third period as the Senators rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-4 on Saturday night.

Canadiens rally past Golden Knights to spoil Pacioretty’s return

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Andrew Shaw scored twice and Tomas Tatar netted the third-period winner as the Montreal Canadiens came from behind to defeat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-4 on Saturday night in Max Pacioretty's return to Montreal.

Oilers send pair of former 1st-rounders down to AHL

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

The Edmonton Oilers have assigned forwards Jesse Puljujarvi and Kailer Yamamoto to the American Hockey League's Bakersfield Condors.

Mittelstadt scores winner vs. Canucks on 1st NHL shootout attempt

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Jeff Skinner and Sam Reinhart rallied Buffalo with goals late in the third period, Jack Eichel and Casey Mittelstadt scored in the shootout and the hometown Sabres beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday.

Canucks forward Boeser out week-to-week with groin injury

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Brock Boeser will miss at least four games for the Canucks because of a groin injury. The 21-year-old right-winger returned to Vancouver on Thursday to see a specialist.