Stamkos has three points for Lightning in win against Sharks

Stamkos has three points for Lightning in win against Sharks

TAMPA -- Steven Stamkos scored two goals and had an assist for the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 6-3 win against the San Jose Sharks at Amalie Arena on Saturday. Victor Hedman had a goal and an assist, and Nikita Kucherov had two assists for the Lightning (37-10-2), who won for the fifth time in…
Lundqvist moves up to sixth in Rangers victory against Bruins

Lundqvist moves up to sixth in Rangers victory against Bruins

BOSTON -- Henrik Lundqvist moved into sole possession of sixth place on the NHL all-time wins list with a 3-2 victory against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Saturday. Lundqvist made 27 saves for his 446th career win and break a tie with Terry Sawchuk.  It took Lundqvist (446-287-90) 840 games to pass Sawchuk,…
Patrick scores two in third, Flyers top Canadiens for third straight win

Patrick scores two in third, Flyers top Canadiens for third straight win

MONTREAL -- Nolan Patrick scored two goals in the third period, and the Philadelphia Flyers won their third straight game, 5-2 against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre on Saturday. Carter Hart made 33 saves in his fifth consecutive start for Philadelphia (19-23-6), which is 4-1-0 in five games since an eight-game losing streak (0-7-1).…
Kuznetsov dropped to third line by Capitals

Kuznetsov dropped to third line by Capitals

ARLINGTON, Va. -- If the message about urgency wasn't clear when Todd Reirden gathered the players around him at the start of practice Saturday, it was by Washington Capitals coach's actions. Reirden shuffled the Capitals' top three line combinations, including dropping struggling center Evgeny Kuznetsov to the third line with Andre Burakovsky and Brett Connolly.…
Facts and Figures: Islanders take first place in Metropolitan Division

Facts and Figures: Islanders take first place in Metropolitan Division

The New York Islanders moved into first place in the Metropolitan Division on Friday with a 2-0 win against the Washington Capitals, giving coach Barry Trotz a victory in his first game at Capital One Arena since guiding his former team to the Stanley Cup in June. The Islanders won their sixth straight road game…
‘Hockey Night in Canada’: 5 Storylines

‘Hockey Night in Canada’: 5 Storylines

Two of the NHL's top four scorers will oppose each other when the Edmonton Oilers host the Calgary Flames in the second game of a "Hockey Night in Canada" doubleheader on Saturday at Rogers Place (10 p.m. ET; CBC, SN, SN360, SN1, CITY, NHL.TV). Flames forward Johnny Gaudreau is second in the NHL with 72…
Ducks edge Devils for second straight win following 12-game losing streak

Ducks edge Devils for second straight win following 12-game losing streak

NEWARK, N.J. -- John Gibson made 29 saves to help the Anaheim Ducks win their second straight game following a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 against the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center on Saturday. Daniel Sprong and Troy Terry each had a goal and an assist, and Derek Grant scored for the Ducks…
Dumba has no timetable for return to Wild after surgery

Dumba has no timetable for return to Wild after surgery

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Matt Dumba doesn't have an updated timeline for his return from surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle, but the Minnesota Wild defenseman is confident he'll be at full strength when he does. "I'll be back," he said Friday, wearing a brace around his right arm. "I'll be back eventually, whether…
Johansen suspended two games for actions in Predators game

Johansen suspended two games for actions in Predators game

NEW YORK - Nashville Predators forward Ryan Johansen has been suspended for two games, without pay, for high-sticking Winnipeg Jets forward Mark Scheifele during NHL Game No. 730 in Nashville on Thursday, Jan. 17, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at 16:28 of the first period. Johansen was assessed…
Trotz gets emotional in return to Washington

Trotz gets emotional in return to Washington

WASHINGTON -- Barry Trotz knew it would be emotional. Back at Capital One Arena for the first time as coach of the New York Islanders after leaving the Washington Capitals following last season, Trotz was honored with a video tribute during the first television timeout of their game on Friday. Trotz received a standing ovation…

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