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Bernier stops 43 shots in 100th career win

/ Mar 10, 2017

Bernier stops 43 shots in 100th career win

Jonathan Bernier was terrific. The rest of the Anaheim Ducks were good enough. Bernier made 43 saves for his 100th NHL win, and Anaheim cooled off the Chicago Blackhawks with a 1-0 victory on Thursday. Corey Perry scored in the second period as the ...

Bonino, Malkin make big impact for Pens

/ Mar 9, 2017

Bonino, Malkin make big impact for Pens

Nick Bonino and Evgeni Malkin had different kinds of hat tricks Wednesday night. Bonino had three goals to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-4 for their third win in a row. Malkin scored his 30th and 31st goals had a “Gordie ...

Bobrovsky bails out Blue Jackets

/ Mar 8, 2017

Bobrovsky bails out Blue Jackets

With All-Star Sergei Bobrovsky in the net, a team can get away with some not-so-energetic play from time to time. Bobrovsky made 33 saves for his third consecutive shutout and the Columbus Blue Jackets handed the New Jersey Devils their eighth straight loss with ...

/ Mar 7, 2017

Expansion club Golden Knights sign first player

The expansion Vegas Golden Knights have made their first player transaction, signing free-agent junior forward Reid Duke to a three-year contract. The NHL’s 31st franchise made its first move Monday. Duke is the Brandon Wheat Kings’ top scorer with 35 goals and 32 assists ...

Stars end Capitals' 15-game home win streak

/ Mar 7, 2017

Stars end Capitals' 15-game home win streak

As dominant as the Washington Capitals have been at home this season, they haven’t been able to figure out the Dallas Stars for years. That puzzling trend continued Monday night as the Stars beat the NHL-leading Capitals 4-2 to extend their point streak in ...

Bobrovsky adds to stellar season with shutout

/ Mar 6, 2017

Bobrovsky adds to stellar season with shutout

Sergei Bobrovsky is having one of those years goaltenders dream about, and it is making the Columbus Blue Jackets a team to fear when the playoffs start next month. Bobrovsky made 20 saves in posting his second straight shutout and franchise-record 34th win of ...

Backstrom scores late as Capitals ground Flyers

/ Mar 5, 2017

Backstrom scores late as Capitals ground Flyers

The Capitals and Flyers tried to pummel each other out of the gate Saturday night, then Washington settled things on special teams. The Caps again shut down Philadelphia’s potent power play, and then Nicklas Backstrom scored with a man advantage in overtime to lift ...

Streit scores in Pens debut

/ Mar 4, 2017

Streit scores in Pens debut

Mark Streit was dealt from Philadelphia to Tampa Bay to Pittsburgh in the span of a few hours at the trade deadline on Wednesday. If his head was swimming, it hardly showed. The veteran defenseman wasted little time making an impression with the Penguins, ...

Capitals extend home winning streak to 14

/ Mar 3, 2017

Capitals extend home winning streak to 14

Braden Holtby only needed to make 15 saves for a shutout on a drab evening of relatively little action, so even he was willing to acknowledge what plenty of others were thinking. “It was more of a game that everyone thinks is out of ...

Kane's hat trick keeps Blackhawks rolling

/ Mar 2, 2017

Kane's hat trick keeps Blackhawks rolling

Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks pushed aside the Pittsburgh Penguins. Kane had his second hat trick in three games, Scott Darling made 36 saves and the Blackhawks beat the Penguins 4-1 on Wednesday night for their fifth straight victory and 10th in 11 ...

Canadiens beat Blue Jackets in overtime

/ Mar 1, 2017

Canadiens beat Blue Jackets in overtime

Max Pacioretty thought he had the winning goal in overtime. Instead, the Montreal Canadiens captain gave it to a teammate a few minutes later. Alex Galchenyuk scored in overtime for the second straight night, Carey Price made 26 saves and Montreal beat the Columbus ...