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Northeastern's Patrick Schule (25) celebrates his goal with teammates Grant Jozefek (15), Julian Kislin (8) and Tyler Madden (9) during the second period of the Beanpot Tournament championship NCAA college hockey game against Boston University in Boston, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Tyler Madden signs 3-year contract with Los Angeles Kings

Mar. 30, 2020 6:38 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyler Madden has signed a three-year contract with the Los Angeles Kings. The forward recently completed his sophomore season at Northeastern University before signing Monday with LA. Madden was originally selected by the Vancouver Canucks in third round of the 2018 draft, but the Kings...

The Latest: USA Swimming cancels meet, delays nationals

Mar. 16, 2020 7:29 PM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's effect on sports around the world (all times local): USA Swimming has canceled next month's TYR Pro Swim Series meet in Southern California and postponed the combined open water national and junior national championships in Florida. The TYR meet was to be held April 16-19...

Vancouver Canucks' Zack MacEwan celebrates his goal against the New York Islanders during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Miller scores only goal in shootout, Canucks top Islanders

Mar. 11, 2020 2:38 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — J.T. Miller scored the only goal in the shootout and the Vancouver Canucks beat the New York Islanders 5-4 Tuesday night to move into a wild-card playoff spot in the tight Western Conference. "I think in the third, the difference today was we brought another level," said...

Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74) makes a save on Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher (11) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

Nashville beats Montreal 4-2 as Habs honor Henri Richard

Mar. 10, 2020 11:35 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored twice and the Nashville Predators withstood a late comeback try by Montreal and beat the Canadiens 4-2 on Tuesday night. Ryan Johansen and Calle Jarnkrok also scored in the second period as Nashville built a 4-goal lead. Artturi Lehkonen and Lukas Vejdemo had goals in...

Vancouver Canucks center Adam Gaudette (88) fails to get a shot past Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Elvis Merzlikins (90) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Sunday, March 8, 2020. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Merzlikins solid in return, Blue Jackets beat Canucks 2-1

Mar. 9, 2020 2:48 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Elvis Merzlikins made 26 saves in his return after missing four games with a concussion, and the Columbus Blue Jackets held off the Vancouver Canucks for a 2-1 victory Sunday night. “It was hard to get back in the game,” said the 25-year-old rookie, who...

Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko, right, makes a save as Arizona Coyotes' Carl Soderberg, of Sweden, watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, March 4, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Crouse scores tiebreaking goal, leads Coyotes over Canucks

Mar. 5, 2020 3:10 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Lawson Crouse scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the Arizona Coyotes tightened the playoff race in the Western Conference with a 4-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. "We're a desperate group and we're playing some desperate...

Columbus Blue Jackets' Nick Foligno, front, celebrates their goal against Vancouver Canucks goalie Louis Domingue during the third period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 1, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. The Blue Jackets defeated the Canucks 5-3. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Blue Jackets rally past Canucks 5-3 to aid wild card push

Mar. 1, 2020 10:41 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Blue Jackets powered their way out of a three-week funk with a third-period flurry Sunday night. Zach Werenski and Emil Bemstrom scored on power plays during Columbus' four-goal rally in the final frame and the slumping Blue Jackets stunned the Vancouver Canucks 5-3. Riley Nash...

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Martin Marincin (52) celebrates his goal with the bench during third-period NHL hockey game action against the Vancouver Canucks in Toronto, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Marincin gets rare goal, Maple Leafs beat Canucks 4-2

Feb. 29, 2020 11:24 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Martin Marincin picked a great time to get on the scoresheet. After being the odd-man out on Toronto's blue line in most games this season, Marincin scored a rare goal to put Toronto ahead in the third period, and the Maple Leafs beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Saturday night. Marincin,...

Vancouver Canucks' Tyler Toffoli, front, celebrates his first goal against Boston Bruins goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Toffoli has 3-point game, Canucks rout Bruins 9-3

Feb. 23, 2020 2:48 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tyler Toffoli scored his first two goals with his new team and added an assist as the Vancouver Canucks routed the Boston Bruins 9-3 on Saturday night. “It feels good,” Toffoli said. “Obviously, scoring a goal this early makes it a little easier, but...

Minnesota Wild's Mats Zuccarello, left, is checked by Vancouver Canucks' Alexander Edler, of Sweden, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Galchenyuk scores in shootout, Wild beat Canucks 4-3

Feb. 20, 2020 3:11 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Alex Galchenyuk scored the tying goal and the shootout winner as the Minnesota Wild beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Wednesday night and delivered new coach Dean Evason his first win as an NHL coach. "It's amazing," Evason said. "You hear things happen for a reason and...