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Lucic scores 1st goal with Flames in 4-3 win over Sabres

Dec. 6, 2019 2:04 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — It took 28 games, but Milan Lucic finally has his first goal with the Calgary Flames. Lucic scored early in the third period to open three-goal lead, and the Flames held on to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 Thursday night. “A little bit of relief. It's always nice to get the...

Pavelski scores on power play in OT, Stars beat Jets 3-2

Dec. 6, 2019 1:11 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars didn’t want to be in overtime after blowing a two-goal lead. Joe Pavelski didn’t mind because he’d been there before. Pavelski scored on the power play 2:02 into overtime and Dallas beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2. His third career overtime winner ended a...

Pulock's goal in OT lifts Islanders over Golden Knights 3-2

Dec. 6, 2019 12:17 AM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — In a physical game with a playoff pace, Ryan Pulock and the New York Islanders took advantage of a prime opportunity in overtime. Pulock scored a power-play goal 3:20 into the extra session to give the Islanders a 3-2 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday night....

Zuccarello leads streaking Wild to 5-4 win over Lightning

Dec. 5, 2019 11:19 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild kept rolling along with a pair of lightning-quick responses against Tampa Bay. Mats Zuccarello had a goal and two assists as the Wild won their fifth consecutive game, 5-4 over the Lightning on Thursday night. Joel Eriksson Ek, Jason Zucker, Carson Soucy and Victor...

Landeskog scores in return, Avalanche beat Canadiens 3-2

Dec. 5, 2019 11:14 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Cayden Primeau looked at home on the Bell Centre ice. The Canadiens goalie stopped 32 shots in his NHL debut, coming up just short in a 3-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night. The 20-year-old son of former NHL player Keith Primeau did his part to keep a struggling Montreal...

Panarin leads Rangers to 3-2 over Blue Jackets

Dec. 5, 2019 11:00 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Artemi Panarin dazzled once again in Columbus. This time he was playing for the New York Rangers. Panarin scored the decisive goal in his return to Ohio, leading the Rangers to a 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets on Thursday night. "He's a big-game player regardless of what's going on,"...

Svechnikov, Mrazek lead Canes past Sharks 3-2 in shootout

Dec. 5, 2019 10:53 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Petr Mrazek took San Jose's best shot — squarely in the chin — and it knocked him to the ice. The Carolina goalie picked himself up, and when the game was on the line, he stopped the Sharks cold. Mrazek stuffed San Jose in the shootout and Andrei Svechnikov scored the...

Blackhawks recover, beat Bruins 4-3 in OT

Dec. 5, 2019 10:51 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Bruins haven't lost in regulation at home yet, and there they were trailing the Blackhawks 3-0 in the third period — Boston's first three-goal deficit of the season. “Digging the hole 2-0, letting them score (17) seconds into the third," Bruins forward David Backes said....

Kessel scores twice, leads Coyotes past Flyers 3-1

Dec. 5, 2019 10:33 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phil Kessel has overcome a slow start and is headed in the right direction for the Arizona Coyotes. Kessel scored two goals to lead the Coyotes to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night. Darcy Kuemper made 28 saves and Conor Garland also scored for the Coyotes, who...

Carlson, Capitals down Kings 3-1 for fifth straight win

Dec. 5, 2019 2:50 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Johnny for Norris” is all the Washington Capitals can say inside their dressing room about the outstanding play of defenseman John Carlson. If Carlson can keep up the pace of his prolific point production, everyone will know that phrase by season’s end. Carlson...