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Sunday's NHL Capsules

Sunday's NHL Capsules

NHL.com ESPN.com Updated 1 hour ago
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Henrik Lundqvist stopped 21 shots for his fourth shutout, Martin St. Louis had a goal and assist, and the suddenly stingy New York Rangers routed the NHL-leading Montreal Canadiens 5-0 on Sunday night. Lundqvist, who followed...
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  • Martin St-Louis: still crazy for goals after all these years

    Martin St-Louis: still crazy for goals after all these years

    thehockeynews.com 5 hours ago
    Martin St-Louis may be 39 years old, but the reason he’s headed for the Hockey Hall of Fame when his career is over is because he’s never stopped playing with the hunger of a rookie. You could see that on display Sunday night when St-Louis‘ New York Ran…
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  • Lundqvist, Rangers shut out surging Canadiens, roll to 5-0 vict…

    Lundqvist, Rangers shut out surging Canadiens, roll to 5-0 victory

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Henrik Lundqvist stopped 21 shots for his fourth shutout, Martin St. Louis had a goal and assist, and the suddenly stingy New York Rangers routed the NHL-leading Montreal Canadiens 5-0 on Sunday night. Lundqvist, who followed...
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  • WHL Roundup: Silvertips' Scherbak leaves on stretcher in shooto…

    WHL Roundup: Silvertips' Scherbak leaves on stretcher in shootout win over Thunderbirds

    NHL.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    KENT, Wash. - Montreal Canadiens 2014 first-round draft pick Nikita Scherbak of the Western Hockey League's Everett Silvertips left Saturday's 3-2 shootout win over the Seattle Thunderbirds on a stretcher. Scherbak was hit in the second perio...
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  • Rogers Hometown Hockey celebrates Fort McMurray

    Rogers Hometown Hockey celebrates Fort McMurray

    NHL.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    Prior to the telecast Sunday of the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers, NHL Network will televise the "Rogers Hometown Hockey" broadcast at 6:30 p.m. ET on CITY and the NHL Network in the United States. This week's location is Fort McMurray, ...
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  • Max Pacioretty's two goals lead Montreal Canadiens past St. Lou…

    Max Pacioretty's two goals lead Montreal Canadiens past St. Louis Blues 4-1

    NHL.com Nov 20 (3 days ago)
    MONTREAL - Max Pacioretty scored twice to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-1 victory over the visiting St. Louis Blues on Thursday night. Dale Weise and Lars Eller also scored for Montreal (15-5-1). Carey Price stopped 31-of-32 shots. Vladi...
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  • Canadiens boost blueline depth by dealing Rene Bourque to Ducks…

    Canadiens boost blueline depth by dealing Rene Bourque to Ducks for Bryan Allen

    thehockeynews.com ESPN.com NHL.com Nov 20 (3 days ago)
    Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin has been one of the NHL’s busier wheelers-and-dealers of late, acquiring veteran defenseman Sergei Gonchar from Dallas for Travis Moen last week and adding to the changes Thursday by dealing out-of-favor winger Rene Bourque to…
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  • Fleury made 27 saves for the shutout as Penguins snap Canadiens…

    Fleury made 27 saves for the shutout as Penguins snap Canadiens winning streak

    NHL.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    MONTREAL - Marc-Andre Fleury made 27 saves for his league-leading fourth shutout of the season as the Pittsburgh Penguins snapped Montreal's six-game winning streak by beating the Canadiens 4-0 on Tuesday. Beau Bennett and Steve Downie scored...
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  • Fucale's 40 saves lead QMJHL to win at Super Series

    Fucale's 40 saves lead QMJHL to win at Super Series

    NHL.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    Montreal Canadiens prospect Zachary Fucale made 40 saves to lead the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League to a 3-1 victory against Russia on Tuesday in the fifth of six games in the Subway Super Series. It was the second straight victory for a Can...
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  • Hockey’s 10 richest contracts, in honor of Giancarlo Stanton’s …

    Hockey’s 10 richest contracts, in honor of Giancarlo Stanton’s monster MLB deal

    thehockeynews.com Nov 18 (6 days ago)
    On Monday, Major League Baseball’s Giancarlo Stanton signed the richest contract in North American sports history. At 13-years and $325 million, the Miami Marlins outfielder stands to make more money than the average Canadian or American could earn in o…
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  • America doesn’t care about P.K. Subban, according to Sports Ill…

    America doesn’t care about P.K. Subban, according to Sports Illustrated

    yahoo.com Nov 18 (6 days ago)
    Hey, did you hear?! P.K. Subban, the charismatic star defenseman for the Montreal Canadiens, made the cover of Sports Illustrated! Oh, man, that’s awesome, and indicative that the NHL is surging in popularity in the U.S. and that Sports Illustrated is s…
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  • Pens without injured Dupuis vs. Canadiens

    Pens without injured Dupuis vs. Canadiens

    ESPN.com Nov 17 (7 days ago)
    Pittsburgh Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis will miss Tuesday night's game in Montreal with an unspecified injury.
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  • Penguins' Maatta could return Tuesday vs. Canadiens

    Penguins' Maatta could return Tuesday vs. Canadiens

    NHL.com Nov 17 (7 days ago)
    Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta practiced Monday and coach Mike Johnston termed him "a game-time decision" for Tuesday against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre. Maatta had surgery Nov. 4 to remove a cancerous tumor from his thyr...
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  • Evgeni Malkin rides tiger, congratulates Gonchar on 800th point

    Evgeni Malkin rides tiger, congratulates Gonchar on 800th point

    thehockeynews.com Nov 17 (7 days ago)
    There’s an easy explanation for why Evgeni Malkin is congratulating Sergei Gonchar on his 800th career point. For one, they were teammates in Pittsburgh for four seasons and have played together on two occasions for the Kontinental League’s Metallurg Ma…
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  • Lehtera, Price and Forsberg named stars of the week

    Lehtera, Price and Forsberg named stars of the week

    NHL.com Nov 17 (7 days ago)
    NEW YORK -- St. Louis Blues center Jori Lehtera, Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price and Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 16. FIRST STAR – JORI LEHTERA, C, ST. LOUI...
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  • Around the League notebook for Sunday, Nov. 16

    Around the League notebook for Sunday, Nov. 16

    NHL.com Nov 17
    SUNDAY’S RESULTS Home Team in CAPS MINNESOTA 4, Winnipeg 3 (OT) San Jose 2, CAROLINA 0 CHICAGO 6, Dallas 2 Montreal 4, DETROIT 1 Florida 6, ANAHEIM 2 Arizona 2, EDMONTON 1 MONTREAL WINS SIXTH STRAIGHT The Montreal Canadiens record...
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  • Canadiens winger Brendan Gallagher scored from a weird place

    Canadiens winger Brendan Gallagher scored from a weird place

    Many, if not most goals scored in the NHL these days are scored because of traffic in front of the net: a deflection, a screen, or a physical push right into the goalie does the trick as often as not. But Sunday night in Detroit, Montreal right winger B…
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  • Dear hockey fans: let’s do more to weed out internet trolls

    Dear hockey fans: let’s do more to weed out internet trolls

    The emergence of social media has enhanced the hockey-watching experience for many fans and media, but it’s also spawned the worst element of the sports (and for that matter, the internet) world: namely, the anonymous cowards who get their pathetic kick…
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  • Rogers Hometown Hockey celebrates Kelowna

    Rogers Hometown Hockey celebrates Kelowna

    NHL.com Nov 16
    Prior to the telecast Sunday of the Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings, NHL Network will televise the "Rogers Hometown Hockey" broadcast at 6:30 p.m. ET on CITY and the NHL Network in the United States. This week's location is Kelowna, Briti...
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:50

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Nov 21
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Pacioretty Lifts Canadiens 00:59

    Pacioretty Lifts Canadiens

    Nov 20
    Max Pacioretty scored twice in the Canadiens' 4-1 win over the Blues.
  • Video - Penguins Shut Out Canadiens 00:56

    Penguins Shut Out Canadiens

    Nov 18
    Sidney Crosby scored his eighth goal of the season in the Penguins' 4-0 win over the Canadiens.
  • Video - Kneeling Goal From Behind The Net 00:23

    Kneeling Goal From Behind The Net

    Nov 16
    Canadiens right winger Brendan Gallagher scores an incredible goal on his knees from behind the goal.

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