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Sharks seek new voice after firing coach Peter DeBoer

Dec. 13, 2019 2:46 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Flying back home from a winless road trip, general manager Doug Wilson could feel the same lack of energy and excitement that had plagued the San Jose Sharks on the ice too often this season. So soon after the team landed, Wilson decided to do something he hadn't done in more than...

Bruins rally late, beat Wild 5-4 in OT on Krug's goal

Nov. 23, 2019 11:19 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — It was only fitting the Boston Bruins got their first overtime win of the season after a comeback like that. Torey Krug scored 2:41 into OT after David Krejci had two goals in the final two minutes of regulation, rallying the Bruins to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night. The...

Since losing ’18 final, Golden Knights look more like Caps

Nov. 13, 2019 3:09 PM EST

Almost 18 months since the Vegas Golden Knights’ improbable inaugural season ended, they look much more like the team that vanquished them in the Stanley Cup Final. If you can’t beat ’em, be more like ’em. Once a ragtag group relying on more will than skill, Vegas is beginning to...

NHL-leading Capitals beat Knights for 6th consecutive win

Nov. 9, 2019 10:36 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The bird is back, and the Capitals keep soaring. Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his sixth goal of the season and unleashed his famous flapping bird celebration for the first time this season to help Washington beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 Saturday night in a meeting of the 2018 Stanley Cup...

Tkachuk's trickery sends Flames past Predators 6-5 in OT

Nov. 1, 2019 12:12 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk didn't think a comeback win was possible after Calgary's terrible start. Then, he scored a pair of improbable goals for a come-from-behind win. Tkachuk scored the tying goal with 40 seconds left in regulation and the winning goal with 1.4 seconds left in overtime on...

Svechnikov's lacrosse goal leads Carolina past Calgary 2-1

Oct. 29, 2019 10:35 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Andrei Svechnikov spends a few minutes during most practices sharpening his lacrosse-style shot, scooping the puck on his stick blade and tucking it over an unsuspecting goalie's shoulder. With the Carolina Hurricanes in need of a goal Tuesday night, he broke it out — and tied...

Bruins blank Blues 3-0 in 1st meeting since losing Cup final

Oct. 26, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The stakes were drastically different for Boston's first meeting with St. Louis this season. Regardless, the Bruins made sure the Blues left town with a loss this time. David Pastrnak scored his team-leading 11th goal, Tuukka Rask stopped 26 shots for his second shutout and the Bruins beat...