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Thursday's NHL Capsules

Thursday's NHL Capsules

NHL.com Updated 2 hours ago
PHILADELPHIA - Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored third-period goals to rally the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night. Del Zotto and Simmonds helped the Flyers erase a 1-0 hole and give them an...
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  • Marian Gaborik scores 2 power-play goals, another in shootout f…

    Marian Gaborik scores 2 power-play goals, another in shootout for LA Kings' 4-3 win over Habs

    NHL.com 2 hours ago
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Marian Gaborik's second power-play goal tied it with 45 seconds left in regulation, and he scored again in the shootout as the Los Angeles Kings rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night. Je...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Tavares ends Isles mini skid; Smith stops Coyo…

    NHL Three Stars: Tavares ends Isles mini skid; Smith stops Coyotes slump

    yahoo.com ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    No. 1 Star: John Tavares, New York Islanders Scored a goal and added an assist for the Isles in a 4-3 downing of the Central Division leading Nashville Predators. Tavares now has points in four of his last five games and nine of his last 11. New York to…
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  • David Schlemko's 'Forsberg' shootout move gives Flames victory …

    David Schlemko's 'Forsberg' shootout move gives Flames victory (Video)

    yahoo.com 3 hours ago
    When we thought of players in the NHL with the skill, speed and bravado to attempt the famous Peter Forsberg ‘Stamp’ goal, David Schlemko rated very low on the list … before Thursday night. Check out this beauty by the Flames defenseman in the eighth ro…
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  • Alice Cooper rocks Arizona Coyotes retro night

    Alice Cooper rocks Arizona Coyotes retro night

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Mike Smith’s sick retro Coyotes goal mask got to meet its maker … well sort of. While the front and sides of Smith’s mask for the Coyotes throwback night had all sorts of cool designs harkening back to the team’s original logo in the desert. But the bes…
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  • Stars edge call-up Ellis, Panthers in shootout

    Stars edge call-up Ellis, Panthers in shootout

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    Colton Sceviour scored the winning goal in the shootout to lift the Dallas Stars to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night.
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  • Ben Bishop makes 25 saves and Lightning double up Maple Leafs 4…

    Ben Bishop makes 25 saves and Lightning double up Maple Leafs 4-2

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    TAMPA, Fla. - Ben Bishop made 25 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning earned a 4-2 victory against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night. Nikita Kucherov, Ryan Callahan, Vladislav Namestnikov and Alex Killorn scored for Tampa Bay. Steven Sta...
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  • Islanders hand Predators 5th straight defeat

    Islanders hand Predators 5th straight defeat

    ESPN.com yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Brock Nelson scored with 6:08 left, helping the New York Islanders rally after blowing a two-goal lead in the third period with a 4-3 win over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.
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  • Mike Ribeiro goal inconclusive on replay in Preds game against …

    Mike Ribeiro goal inconclusive on replay in Preds game against Islanders (Video)

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Tim Peel on the phone with the Toronto situation room on a reviewed goal? Yesssss. This happened in the Islanders 4-3 win over Nashville on a Predators score Thursday. Check out the goal by Predators forward Mike Ribeiro: Conclusive? Not quite via video…
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  • QMJHL Roundup: Beauvillier scores twice as Cataractes down Sagu…

    QMJHL Roundup: Beauvillier scores twice as Cataractes down Sagueneens 5-1

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    CHICOUTIMI, Que. - Anthony Beauvillier scored twice and Marvin Cupper made 35 saves as the Shawinigan Cataractes downed the Chicoutimi Sagueneens 5-1 on Thursday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. Gabriel Slight had a goal and an as...
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  • Sean Monahan, Flames end Calgary droughts in Boston with 4-3 sh…

    Sean Monahan, Flames end Calgary droughts in Boston with 4-3 shootout win

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    BOSTON - Sean Monahan scored Calgary's first goal at Boston in more than eight years, and the Flames earned their first road win against the Bruins since 2003 with a 4-3 shootout victory on Thursday night. David Schlemko ended the shootout in...
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  • OHL Roundup: Vince Dunn scores two goals as IceDogs topple Colt…

    OHL Roundup: Vince Dunn scores two goals as IceDogs topple Colts 6-5

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Vince Dunn scored two power-play goals, including the eventual winner in the second period, and added an assist as the Niagara IceDogs held off a late comeback attempt to edge the Barrie Colts 6-5 in Ontario Hockey League ...
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  • Former Ottawa captain Alfredsson gets key to city

    Former Ottawa captain Alfredsson gets key to city

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    Daniel Alfredsson already could go just about anywhere he wanted in Ottawa. Now he has a key to help him gain admittance. Deputy Mayor Bob Monette presented the longtime Ottawa Senators captain with a key to the city Thursday evening. Senat...
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  • Florida Panthers offer practice backup goaltending tryout as pr…

    Florida Panthers offer practice backup goaltending tryout as promotion

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    Congratulations Florida Panthers, you have created maybe the best reactionary promotion ever. Well, maybe not that great but it’s still a funny response to that whole backup goalie situation you had going on Tuesday. From the team’s official website: Th…
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  • Ovechkin (lower body) scratched vs. Wild

    Ovechkin (lower body) scratched vs. Wild

    ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    NHL goals leader Alex Ovechkin was scratched from the Washington Capitals' lineup Thursday night against the streaking Minnesota Wild.
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  • Nashville's Ribeiro sued for assaulting nanny

    Nashville's Ribeiro sued for assaulting nanny

    ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    Mike Ribeiro's former nanny in Texas is suing the Predators center, accusing him of assaulting her and his wife of threatening her in 2012.
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  • Former NHL Coach Goes Nuts On Counterpart During Game 

    Former NHL Coach Goes Nuts On Counterpart During Game 

    deadspin.com 10 hours ago
    Marc Crawford spent 15 years coaching in the NHL, but now he finds himself manning the bench for the ZSC Lions of the National League A in Switzerland. During a recent playoff game against EHC Biel, he decided to go full Angry Canadian on opposing coach…
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  • Nik Antropov spear leads to epic embellishment, crazy coach (Vi…

    Nik Antropov spear leads to epic embellishment, crazy coach (Video)

    yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    Remember Nik Antropov? Preposterously tall forward for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Atlanta Thrashers and Winnipeg Jets? He’s in the KHL now with Barys Astana, which is in the playoffs vying for the Gagarin Cup, a.k.a. the only trophy in sports named after …
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  • NHL not worried by slow Las Vegas ticket drive

    NHL not worried by slow Las Vegas ticket drive

    yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    The Las Vegas NHL season ticket drive has slowed considerably. But does that mean hockey in Sin City is doomed? Not according to a story by Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston. The drive started at a brisk pace with 5,000 ticket deposits in two days after it sta…
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  • Video - Wild Edge Capitals 00:58

    Wild Edge Capitals

    Mar 5
    Jason Pominville scored two goals in the third period to lead the Wild past the Capitals 2-1.
  • Video - Zidlicky's OT Goal Lifts Red Wings Past Rangers 01:31

    Zidlicky's OT Goal Lifts Red Wings Past Rangers

    Mar 4
    Marek Zidlicky scored the winning goal in his debut with Detroit in the Red Wings' 2-1 win over the Rangers.
  • Video - Leopold Traded To Wild After Daughter's Letter 01:39

    Leopold Traded To Wild After Daughter's Letter

    Mar 3
    Barry Melrose discusses the Wild's trade with the Blue Jackets to acquire Minnesota native Jordan Leopold just before the trade deadline.
  • Video - Both Panthers' Goalies Injured In Loss 02:31

    Both Panthers' Goalies Injured In Loss

    Mar 3
    Panthers starting goalie Roberto Luongo was injured in the first period, so Florida turned to backup Al Montoya, who was then injured in the third period. Luongo had to return to the net in the third period, and the Panthers lost to the Maple Leafs 3

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