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Cammalleri lifts Devils past Caps

Nov 15, 2014

Cammalleri lifts Devils past Caps

Mike Cammalleri easily drove a one-timer from the right circle inside the far post with 10:22 remaining, giving the New Jersey Devils a 1-0 win over the Washington Capitals. Cammalleri’s seventh goal of the season stood up because of 30 saves from Corey Schneider, ...

Wild outgun reeling Sabres

Nov 14, 2014

Wild outgun reeling Sabres

Mired in a scoring slump, the Minnesota Wild broke out in a big way against a team that’s seen it happen all too often lately. Nino Niederreiter had his first career three-goal game and backup goalie Niklas Backstrom stopped 25 shots on Thursday night ...

Maple Leafs avenge defeat against rival Bruins

Nov 13, 2014

Maple Leafs avenge defeat against rival Bruins

The Toronto Maple Leafs tried to forget a recent humiliating loss to the Boston Bruins. Their coaches wouldn’t let them. Head coach Randy Carlyle wanted to stimulate their memories about how embarrassed they were. It worked. The Maple Leafs turned the tables and embarrassed ...

Rangers end Penguins' seven-game win streak

Nov 12, 2014

Rangers end Penguins' seven-game win streak

Henrik Lundqvist was still wary of the Pittsburgh Penguins even as he and the rest of the New York Rangers dismantled hockey’s hottest teams. A three-goal lead after one period was nice. A four-goal edge through two was even better. But a sure thing? ...

Bruins win on Griffith's gem

Nov 11, 2014

Bruins win on Griffith's gem

Bruins coach Claude Julien liked the way Seth Griffith blocked a shot in the Boston end to start the play. Forward Patrice Bergeron complimented him on the “sick” way he ended it, with a shot that went double 5-hole: Backward between Griffith’s own legs, ...

Canucks beat Ducks in shootout

Nov 10, 2014

Canucks beat Ducks in shootout

Ryan Kesler wanted to put on a better show against his former teammates. Instead, one of the guys he was traded for stole the spotlight. Nick Bonino assisted on the tying goal by Alexandre Burrows in the second period and got the only goal ...

Czechs beat Japan to tie hockey playoff

Nov 9, 2014

Czechs beat Japan to tie hockey playoff

by Jack Gallagher

Goals by Alena Polenska and Denisa Krizova gave the Czech Republic a 2-0 victory over Japan and tied the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Qualification Series 1-1 on Sunday afternoon at Shin-Yokohama Skate Center. Czech goalie Klara Peslarova was impressive in the ...

Crosby claims five assists as Penguins rout Sabres

Nov 9, 2014

Crosby claims five assists as Penguins rout Sabres

Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins didn’t need long to extend their mastery of the Buffalo Sabres. Crosby’s first of five assists came 1:21 into the first period, and Pittsburgh pushed its season-high winning streak to seven games with a 6-1 win over Buffalo ...

Capitals use flurry to end skid

Nov 8, 2014

Capitals use flurry to end skid

Capitals 3 Blackhawks 2 Andre Burakovsky, Marcus Johansson and Joel Ward scored in a 4:52 span late in the second period, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 Friday night, ending a five-game losing streak. Braden Holtby made 38 saves ...

Second-period goals lift Canucks over Sharks

Nov 7, 2014

Second-period goals lift Canucks over Sharks

Alex Edler and Chris Bonino scored second-period goals and Ryan Miller preserved the lead through the final second as the Vancouver Canucks beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Thursday. Joe Thornton appeared to tie the score in the closing second for San Jose. ...