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Prosecutors drop domestic violence charge against Boston Bruins' Milan Lucic

Feb. 16, 2024 16:21 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors dropped a domestic violence charge against Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic on Friday, saying the decision by his wife to invoke marital privilege made it impossible for them to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt. The Bruins said he will not...

Applying off-ice mechanisms toward adversity has Vegas goalie Adin Hill prepared for home stretch

Feb. 14, 2024 17:24 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Adin Hill learned two things from his days in youth hockey: breathing and patience. After dealing with an injury late last season, both mechanisms helped him find his way back into the rotation, where he settled in as the Golden...

Minnesota Wild top defending champion Golden Knights 5-3 in Vegas

Feb. 13, 2024 01:32 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Joel Eriksson Ek scored twice and the Minnesota Wild beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-3 on Monday night for their third straight win. Mats Zuccarello, Marco Rossi and Matt Boldy also scored to help Minnesota win for the sixth time in eight games. Filip Gustavsson...

Dylan Larkin scores 200th career goal in Red Wings' 5-2 victory over Golden Knights

Jan. 27, 2024 23:32 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Dylan Larkin scored his 200th and 201st career goals to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 on Saturday night. Larkin extended his points streak to 11 games and pushed his team-leading goals total to 22. Detroit is 9-2-1 its last 12 games. ...

Hill makes 40 saves in return from injury, leads Golden Knights to 3-2 win over Islanders

Jan. 23, 2024 22:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Adin Hill made 40 saves in his return from an injury, and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the New York Islanders 3-2 on Tuesday night. Ivan Barbashev and Nicolas Roy each had a goal and an assist for Vegas. Sheldon Rempal also scored, and the defending Stanley Cup...

Patrice Bergeron squashes talk of coming out of retirement to make an NHL comeback

Jan. 22, 2024 16:44 PM EST

Patrice Bergeron spending every Friday on the ice with a group of friends and former NHL players in the Boston area sparked some online chatter last week that the former Bruins captain might be planning a dramatic return. That, however, is not in the cards. “No, it...

Hintz scores twice, Wedgewood makes 29 saves to lead Stars over Devils 6-2

Jan. 20, 2024 23:06 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two days after being embarrassed in Philadelphia with one of their worst losses of the season, the Dallas Stars got back on track with an impressive performance against the New Jersey Devils. Roope Hintz scored twice in a three-goal second period and Scott...

Fleury's milestone gives Wild another reason to celebrate the NHL's second-winningest goalie

Jan. 16, 2024 12:31 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The crowd chants for Marc-Andre Fleury started in the second period and filled the arena again in the waning minutes, as the Minnesota Wild goalie closed in on a long-sought milestone. Once the horn sounded on Fleury's 552nd win in the NHL on Monday night,...

Stone's 1st regular-season hat trick propels Golden Knights to 4-1 win over Predators.

Jan. 15, 2024 22:01 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mark Stone had his first regular-season hat trick and Logan Thompson made 34 saves to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Monday. Stone's other hat trick was in the clinching Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final in which the...

Backlund has goal and assist, Flames beat Golden Knights 3-1 for 9th win in 13 games

Jan. 14, 2024 01:23 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mikael Backlund had a goal and an assist, Jacob Markstrom made 32 saves and the Calgary Flames beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-1 on Saturday night for their ninth victory in 13 games. Blake Coleman and Nazem Kadri also scored for the Flames, who concluded a 3-0...