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Former Avalanche player Marek Svatos died of overdose
LONE TREE, Colo. (AP) -- Authorities say former Colorado Avalanche player Marek Svatos (SVAH'-tohs) died of a drug overdose....

Gaudreau scores in return as Flames roast Ducks, 8-3
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- The return of Johnny Gaudreau sparked Calgary to its biggest offensive outburst of the season....

Mikko Koivu scores winner, Wild top Oilers 2-1 in overtime
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Mikko Koivu did it all Sunday night for the Minnesota Wild....

Copp scores winner with 4:45 left, Jets top Blackhawks 2-1

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Barely 2 minutes after narrowly missing a goal that could have put the game away, Andrew Copp came right back and scored an even bigger one....

Simmonds leads Flyers past Predators 4-2 for 5th straight

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Philadelphia Flyers are the hottest team in hockey....

DeKeyser scores 1:02 into OT, Red Wings beat Islanders 4-3

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Detroit coach Jeff Blashill liked the way his team bounced back after a tough loss against the defending champions the previous night and a difficult third period in which the Red Wings twice gave up the lead....

Di Giuseppe gets first goal in OT, Canes beat Lightning

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Cam Ward was perfect in goal for over 61 minutes on Sunday night, and then he got some help from a guy who rarely plays in overtime....

Pacioretty propels Canadiens to 5-4 shootout win over Kings

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- After struggling for offense throughout their road trip, the Montreal Canadiens finally found a whole bunch of goals at Staples Center....

Draisaitl scores in OT, Oilers snap Ducks' 3-game win streak
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Connor McDavid isn't the only youngster on the Edmonton Oilers making an impact right now....

Jackets get franchise-record 60 shots, beat Coyotes in SO

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PHOENIX (AP) -- The Columbus Blue Jackets led 13 seconds in and then poured on a flurry of shots - and still needed a late rally and shootout to beat Mike Smith and the Arizona Coyotes....

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