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Ekman-Larsson scores in overtime, Coyotes rally to beat Panther…

Ekman-Larsson scores in overtime, Coyotes rally to beat Panthers 2-1

NHL.com Updated 1 hour ago
GLENDALE, Ariz. - Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored at 2:20 of overtime, Mike Smith stopped 23 shots, and the Arizona Coyotes rallied to beat the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Justin Hodgman scored in his NHL debut and the Coyotes had a s...
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  • OHL Roundup: Slater Doggett scores in overtime to lead Windsor …

    OHL Roundup: Slater Doggett scores in overtime to lead Windsor past Mississauga

    NHL.com 1 hour ago
    WINDSOR, Ont. - Slater Doggett scored his second of the game 2:06 into overtime as the Windsor Spitfires beat the Mississauga Steelheads 5-4 in Ontario Hockey League action on Saturday night. Markus Soberg, Ryan Foss and Josh Ho-Sang also fou...
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  • Blackhawks lose Carcillo to lower-body injury

    Blackhawks lose Carcillo to lower-body injury

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo will miss two-plus weeks due to a lower-body injury he suffered against the St. Louis Blues on Saturday, Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said after the game.
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  • Evgeni Malkin, Penguins power play ruin James Neal bobblehead n…

    Evgeni Malkin, Penguins power play ruin James Neal bobblehead night

    yahoo.com 1 hour ago
    NASHVILLE – There was buildup, there were James Neal bobblehead dolls and there was a tribute video for Nick Spaling and Patric Hornqvist on Saturday night in Pittsburgh’s 3-0 win over the Predators at Bridgestone Arena. And in the end, there was one co…
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  • Zucker scores twice, 6 Wild players net goals in 7-2 win over b…

    Zucker scores twice, 6 Wild players net goals in 7-2 win over battered Lightning

    NHL.com 2 hours ago
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Jason Zucker had two goals, and the Minnesota Wild routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-2 on Saturday night. Zach Parise and Marco Scandella both had a goal and an assist, and 13 Wild players had at least one point. Minnesota...
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  • Crosby has goal, 2 assists and Penguins hand Preds 1st loss in …

    Crosby has goal, 2 assists and Penguins hand Preds 1st loss in regulation with 3-0 victory

    NHL.com 2 hours ago
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Nashville Predators their first loss in regulation with a 3-0 shutout on Saturday. The Predators were the last NHL team to lose in regulation t...
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  • Nielsen has hat trick in 3rd period, Islanders outlast Stars 7-…

    Nielsen has hat trick in 3rd period, Islanders outlast Stars 7-5

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen scored three goals in the third period, and the New York Islanders held on for a wild 7-5 win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night. Nielsen beat goalie Anders Lindback with a wrist shot at 9:39 after he and ...
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  • Raffl scores 2 goals, Schenn nets late winner in Flyers' 4-2 vi…

    Raffl scores 2 goals, Schenn nets late winner in Flyers' 4-2 victory over Red Wings

    NHL.com ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    PHILADELPHIA - Michael Raffl scored two goals, and Brayden Schenn netted the winner during a power play with 8:55 remaining to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night. Nicklas Grossmann also ...
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  • Devils top Senators 3-2 in overtime on emotional night of hocke…

    Devils top Senators 3-2 in overtime on emotional night of hockey

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    OTTAWA - After an emotionally draining week the Ottawa Senators would have loved nothing more than to give its fans a win, but the New Jersey Devils failed to comply as they posted a 3-2 overtime win over the Senators on Saturday. The game wa...
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  • Maple Leafs beaten by Boston Bruins after emotional pre-game ce…

    Maple Leafs beaten by Boston Bruins after emotional pre-game ceremony

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    TORONTO - Patrice Bergeron collected his 500th NHL point on the first of two assists and Tuukka Rask continued his mastery over Toronto as the Boston Bruins, in their first game without injured captain Zdeno Chara, blanked the Maple Leafs 4-1 Sa...
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  • Canadiens remain undefeated at home with 3-1 win against Ranger…

    Canadiens remain undefeated at home with 3-1 win against Rangers

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    MONTREAL - Lars Eller broke a 1-1 deadlock midway through the second period and Max Pacioretty scored in the third to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-1 victory over the visiting New York Rangers on Saturday night at the Bell Centre. Tomas Ple...
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  • Watch The Emotional Ceremonies Preceding Tonight's NHL Games In…

    Watch The Emotional Ceremonies Preceding Tonight's NHL Games In Canada

    deadspin.com 4 hours ago
    This week's dual tragedies in Ottawa and Montreal have understandably driven both remembrance and national pride in Canada. On the heels of Pittsburgh's display earlier this week, a pre-game ceremony in Ottawa was simulcast to Toronto and Montreal, prov…
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  • Fans sing ‘O Canada’ in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal simultaneousl…

    Fans sing ‘O Canada’ in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal simultaneously in tribute (Video)

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    The Ottawa Senators returned to the ice for the first time since the attack on the city on Wednesday, and took part in a memorable tribute to those affected by the tragedy -- a mutli-city ceremony that also celebrated the solidarity of Canadians. Before…
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  • Canadian teams honor slain military personnel

    Canadian teams honor slain military personnel

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    The Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs held pregame tributes Saturday to honor two members of the Canadian military who were killed in separate incidents this week, as well as the first responders to those incidents. Th...
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  • Sens honor slain soldiers in pregame tribute

    Sens honor slain soldiers in pregame tribute

    ESPN.com NHL.com 5 hours ago
    Players on opposing teams stood shoulder-to-shoulder in a circle at center ice as hockey made a stirring return to Ottawa on Saturday night.
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  • Wild and Blues players contract bacterial infections, So Cal ro…

    Wild and Blues players contract bacterial infections, So Cal roadtrip to blame?

    yahoo.com deadspin.com 5 hours ago
    Players on both the St. Louis Blues and the Minnesota Wild are experiencing flu-like symptoms and other physical ailments that have, or will, keep them out of action for a bit. Star Tribune beat writer Mike Russo has a theory: I'm no doc, but #stlblues …
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  • Jeremy Roenick blasts the struggling San Jose Sharks on Twitter

    Jeremy Roenick blasts the struggling San Jose Sharks on Twitter

    yahoo.com 6 hours ago
    Flash back one week ago in San Jose. Everything was roses. The captain-less Sharks were 4-0-1, including an season-opening win against the Los Angeles Kings. Everyone had supposedly bought into this new approach of stripping Joe Thornton of his 'C' and …
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  • Hodgson helps Sabres beat Sharks 2-1; end 4-game losing streak

    Hodgson helps Sabres beat Sharks 2-1; end 4-game losing streak

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cody Hodgson and Nicolas Deslauriers each scored their first goal of the season early in the third period and the Buffalo Sabres continued their dominance over San Jose, beating the Sharks 2-1 Saturday. Michal Neuvirth save...
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  • Is Patric Hornqvist's 'tough areas' style sustainable?

    Is Patric Hornqvist's 'tough areas' style sustainable?

    yahoo.com 10 hours ago
    NASHVILLE – Is there a better person to compare differences between current Penguins goal scorer Patric Hornqvist and former Pens sniper James Neal than the best hockey player on the planet? No, seriously, Sidney Crosby gave a unique perspective when as…
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  • NHL facing Canadian dollar panic?

    NHL facing Canadian dollar panic?

    yahoo.com 15 hours ago
    What happens when your economic engine begins to sputter? By some estimates, roughly one third of hockey-related revenue is generated by the NHL’s seven Canadian teams. For several years, one of the reasons the League’s been fat and happy was the thrivi…
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  • Around the League notebook for Friday, Oct. 24

    Around the League notebook for Friday, Oct. 24

    NHL.com 23 hours ago
    FRIDAY’S RESULTS Home Team in Caps Dallas 3, NEW JERSEY 2 (SO) Tampa Bay 4, WINNIPEG 2 COLORADO 7, Vancouver 3 EDMONTON 6, Carolina 3 ANAHEIM 4, Columbus 1 PERRY, GETZLAF LEAD DUCKS TO SEVENTH STRAIGHT WIN Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf, an...
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  • WHL Roundup: Carter Folk nets hat trick as Hurricanes rout Blad…

    WHL Roundup: Carter Folk nets hat trick as Hurricanes rout Blades

    NHL.com 23 hours ago
    SASKATOON - Carter Folk was the solution on special teams for the Lethbridge Hurricanes on Friday. Folk had a goal on the power play, one short-handed and one in even streghth to record a hat trick for the Hurricanes in their 7-2 rout of the ...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Duchene goes five-hole; Ducks go streaking

    NHL Three Stars: Duchene goes five-hole; Ducks go streaking

    yahoo.com 24 hours ago
    No. 1 Star: Matt Duchene, Colorado Avalanche The speedster scored a slick backhand breakaway goal and notched two assists in Colorado’s 7-3 win over Vancouver. No. 2 Star: Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks Took sole possession of the top spot in the Rocket Ric…
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  • Video - Devils Beat Senators As Both Teams Honor Soldiers 01:40

    Devils Beat Senators As Both Teams Honor Soldiers

    Oct 25
    After an emotional ceremony to honor the slain soldiers from a shooting in Ottawa, Jaromir Jagr scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give the Devils a 3-2 win over the Senators.
  • Video - Oilers Power Past Hurricanes 01:05

    Oilers Power Past Hurricanes

    Oct 24
    Jordan Eberle scored two goals in the Oilers' 6-3 victory over the Hurricanes.
  • Video - Ducks Skate Past Blue Jackets 00:54

    Ducks Skate Past Blue Jackets

    Oct 24
    The Ducks beat the Blue Jackets 4-1 for their seventh straight win.
  • Video - Red Wings Rally, Stun Penguins In OT 01:08

    Red Wings Rally, Stun Penguins In OT

    Oct 23
    The Red Wings scored two goals late in the third period to force overtime and Justin Abdelkader played the hero, scoring the game-winner in overtime.

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