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Devils score two in :32, hold off Leafs for victoryUpvote Share TweetNHL.com Mar 23, 2014NEWARK, N.J. - Rookie defenceman Jon Merrill set up a second-period breakaway goal by Patrik Elias and scored 32 seconds later to lead the New Jersey Devils to a much-needed 3-2 win over Toronto on Sunday night, sending the struggling Maple Leaf...Upvote Share TweetEvgeni Nabokov made 41 saves in his 58th NHL shutout, and Travis Hamonic scored a coast-to-coast, power-play goal in the second period as the New York Islanders dealt the Blue Jackets' playoff hopes a severe blow by beating Columbus 2-0 Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Top 10: Most points in a season by 40-and-older NHLersthehockeynews.com Mar 23, 2014On March 1, Jaromir Jagr became the seventh player to reach the 700-goal plateau. Just three weeks after hitting 700, the 42-year-old became the oldest player in history to record 60 points in a season. Are you serious, Jaromir? Aren’t you tired? Really…Upvote Share Tweet
Greg Gumbel Confuses Archie Miller For Brother; Interview Ends Abruptlydeadspin.com Mar 23, 2014Archie Miller was a guest on CBS's half time show to discuss his Dayton Flyers' run to the Sweet Sixteen. His brother Sean, coach of the Arizona Wildcats can also reach the Sweet Sixteen with a win tonight against Gonzaga. Things got a little tricky, th…Upvote Share TweetNicklas Backstrom scored the winning goal in the shootout to lead the Washington Capitals to their first win in San Jose in more than 20 years, 3-2 over the Sharks on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Mar 23, 2014We can now officially welcome the Flyers to March Madness. We showed you the selfie with the Dayton president earlier and now we have actual video of Dayton President Dan Curran crowdsurfing to chants of "Dr. Dan, Dr. Dan."Read more...Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Mar 23, 2014Henrik Lundqvist became the Rangers' all-time shutouts leader, blanking the Devils in a 2-0 win.Upvote Share Tweet
Devils Hold Off Maple LeafsMar 23Jon Merrill had a goal and an assist for the Devils as they defeated the Maple Leafs 3-2.
Nabokov Shuts Down Blue JacketsMar 23Evgeni Nabokov recorded a 41-save shutout to lead the Islanders past the Blue Jackets 2-0.
Don Banks: Things gleaned in Orlando on the eve of the owners' meetingsMar 23ORLANDO -- Dispatches from the NFL's annual meeting in the land of Mickey Mouse.....
Clayton's mailbag: Owners meetings previewMar 23Mailbag: The NFL owners should leave PATs alone, dress more players and be cautious with replay changes, writes John Clayton.