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World Cup, young stars, backup goalies add up to more goals

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Just because Wayne Gretzky laced up his skates in an alumni game over the weekend doesn't mean the NHL is back to the 1980s....

Benoit Pouliot scores twice, Oilers top Capitals 4-1
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- The Edmonton Oilers aren't used to this type of start to a season....

Silfverberg's 2 goals lead Ducks over Predators 6-1

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Jakob Silfverberg scored a short-handed goal and another on the power play to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 6-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Wednesday night....

Brandon Pirri scores twice, Rangers rally to beat Bruins 5-2

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Brandon Pirri scored twice to help the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 5-2 on Wednesday night....

Weber gives Canadiens 5th straight win, 3-2 over Islanders

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Shea Weber's power-play goal with 2:57 remaining lifted the Montreal Canadiens to their fifth straight victory, 3-2 over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night....

Backup plan: The case to play goalies on consecutive nights

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If NHL coaches want to provide goalies quality downtime during a constricted schedule, Martin Biron believes he has an ideal backup plan....

Dzingel scores 2 as Senators beat Canucks 3-0
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Ryan Dzingel might have found a home on the Ottawa Senators' second line....

Sharks' Vlasic scores game-winner in OT

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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Marc-Edouard Vlasic had his mind made up as soon as he picked up the loose puck....

Martinez gets OT winner in Kings' 3-2 victory over Columbus

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Alec Martinez scored 1:14 into overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings rallied to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 Tuesday night for their third straight victory....

Stamkos' 4 points lead Lightning over Maple Leafs
TORONTO (AP) -- Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock briefly considered pulling Frederik Andersen in what was ultimately the worst game of his NHL career, a 7-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning....

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