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NHL Three Stars: Kopitar sets career mark; Fleury blanks Avs

NHL Three Stars: Kopitar sets career mark; Fleury blanks Avs

yahoo.com Updated 23 minutes ago
No. 1 Star: Anze Kopitar, Los Angeles Kings Kopitar has a career-best 5-point night as the Los Angeles Kings won a wild 6-4 game against the St. Louis Blues and Marty Brodeur. Kopitar assisted on Marian Gaborik’s two goals, Jeff Carter’s game-trying goa…
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  • Kings erase three-goal deficit to beat Blues

    Kings erase three-goal deficit to beat Blues

    ESPN.com NHL.com 1 hour ago
    Anze Kopitar had a career-high five points, Jake Muzzin scored the tiebreaking power-play goal with 11:02 to play and the Los Angeles Kings rallied from an early three-goal deficit for a 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.
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  • Martin Brodeur had a comedic nightmare in Los Angeles (Video)

    Martin Brodeur had a comedic nightmare in Los Angeles (Video)

    yahoo.com 1 hour ago
    Martin Brodeur visited the site of his 2012 Stanley Cup Final loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night. And things were … weird. Weird in the sense that the St. Louis Blues managed to secure a 3-0 lead in the first period, only to see the Kings r…
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  • Blake Comeau's goal in OT lifts Penguins over Avalanche 1-0

    Blake Comeau's goal in OT lifts Penguins over Avalanche 1-0

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Blake Comeau scored with 2:36 left in overtime to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Colorado Avalanche 1-0 on Thursday night. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 29 shots, registering his sixth shutout of the season just hours aft...
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  • Jets add Harrison to injury-riddled defense

    Jets add Harrison to injury-riddled defense

    NHL.com ESPN.com yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    WINNIPEG – Another injury to a defenseman forced Winnipeg Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff to act Thursday. The Jets acquired defenseman Jay Harrison from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for the Ottawa Senators’ sixth-round pick in the...
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  • Penguins' Crosby returns against Avalanche

    Penguins' Crosby returns against Avalanche

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby is in the lineup against the Colorado Avalanche at Consol Energy Center on Thursday. Crosby missed Pittsburgh’s past three games with the mumps. He participated in the Penguins morning skat...
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  • Hurricanes deal D Jay Harrison to Winnipeg in exchange for 6th-…

    Hurricanes deal D Jay Harrison to Winnipeg in exchange for 6th-round draft pick

    NHL.com 10 hours ago
    RALEIGH, N.C. - The Winnipeg Jets have acquired defenceman Jay Harrison from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a draft pick. Under terms of the deal announced Thursday, Carolina receives the Jets' sixth-round pick in the 2015 draft. Tha...
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  • Jets announce injured defenceman Mark Stuart is out until Febru…

    Jets announce injured defenceman Mark Stuart is out until February

    NHL.com 14 hours ago
    WINNIPEG - Mark Stuart has joined the Winnipeg Jets' growing list of injured defencemen. Head coach Paul Maurice announced after Thursday's practice that Stuart has a lower-body injury that will keep him out of the lineup until February. M...
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  • Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules

    Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules

    thehockeynews.com 14 hours ago
    Goaltending can make or break a team’s season. Just ask the Edmonton Oilers, who for years have looked promising but have been unable to secure a goaltender to give them the big save they need. You won’t find either Oilers goaltender, Ben Scrivens or Vi…
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  • Difference Maker: Kari Lehtonen stellar early as Stars down Can…

    Difference Maker: Kari Lehtonen stellar early as Stars down Canucks

    NHL.com yahoo.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    VANCOUVER - Kari Lehtonen got to work early against the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. The Dallas goalie stoned Radim Vrbata just over 30 seconds into the first period, and stared down a number of other great chances in the opening 20 ...
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  • Wednesday's NHL Capsules

    Wednesday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Loui Eriksson's goal 1:30 into overtime gave Boston a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night, only the second victory for the Bruins in eight games and the fourth loss for the Wild in the past six. Carl Soderberg, who set...
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  • Loui Eriksson's overtime goal gives Bruins 3-2 win over Wild, s…

    Loui Eriksson's overtime goal gives Bruins 3-2 win over Wild, stops 3-game losing streak

    NHL.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Boston Bruins needed a win like this. Well, any win, really. Loui Eriksson's goal 1:30 into overtime gave Boston a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night, only the second victory for the Bruins in eight games and the ...
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  • Video - Bruins Win In OT 01:53

    Bruins Win In OT

    Dec 17
    Loui Eriksson's overtime goal lifted the Bruins past the Wild 3-2.
  • Video - SportsCenter's Inside The NHL 17:03

    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL

    Dec 16
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside react to the latest round of players diagnosed with the mumps, examine the lack of buzz about the upcoming Winter Classic and try to figure out what's gotten into the red-hot Maple Leafs.
  • Video - Islanders Surge Past Blackhawks 01:00

    Islanders Surge Past Blackhawks

    Dec 13
    The Islanders scored two goals in 51 seconds in the third period to get past the Blackhawks 3-2.
  • Video - Ducks Fly Over Jets 00:51

    Ducks Fly Over Jets

    Dec 13
    Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist in Anaheim's 4-1 win over Winnipeg.

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