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Natalie Spooner scores in shootout as Toronto beats New York 2-1 for 5th straight win

Feb. 23, 2024 22:54 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Natalie Spooner scored in the shootout and Toronto beat New York 2-1 on Friday night for its fifth straight win in the Professional Women’s Hockey League. Emma Maltais scored in regulation for Toronto, which has won six of its last seven. Kristen Campbell made 26...

Matthews scores again and Domi has 2 goals as Maple Leafs beat Golden Knights 7-3

Feb. 23, 2024 01:31 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Auston Matthews scored again to continue his sizzling surge, Max Domi had two goals, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Vegas Golden Knights 7-3 on Thursday night for their sixth straight win. “We've played good hockey over the course of the season, but we...

Penguins give fading postseason hopes a needed boost in 4-1 win over reeling Canadiens

Feb. 22, 2024 22:21 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — An early mistake by Kris Letang put the Pittsburgh Penguins in the kind of hole they've struggled to dig out from at times during a wildly uneven season. Minutes later, the veteran defenseman atoned with a goal of his own. His team followed suit by playing the...

Abigail Levy stands tall for New York in 3-2 shootout win over Montreal

Feb. 21, 2024 23:23 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's 6-foot-1 goaltender Abigail Levy blanked Montreal in overtime to give New York a 3-2 win at UBS Arena Wednesday night, its first win on home ice this Professional Women's Hockey League season. Levy needed every inch of height to make her game-winning...

Aerin Frankel allows one goal, Boston beats Ottawa 3-1

Feb. 21, 2024 22:50 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Aerin Frankel shut out Ottawa over the final two periods as Boston earned a 3-1 win at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell on Wednesday night — its first home-ice victory in five games. It was the second-straight game between the teams in three days at the...

Pittsburgh Penguins loaded up for one last run. Mired in the standings, time may already be up

Feb. 21, 2024 17:15 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kyle Dubas wants to give Sidney Crosby and the rest of the Pittsburgh Penguins every opportunity to prove they're worth investing in this season. Time is running out. While Dubas isn't ready to commit to using his first trade deadline as...

Anton Lundell scores OT winner, Panthers beat Senators 3-2 and jump into 1st place in East

Feb. 20, 2024 22:20 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Anton Lundell scored 1:36 into overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Tuesday night to jump over the idle Boston Bruins and into the top spot in the Eastern Conference. “It must have been one of the coolest moments in this building...

Gabbie Hughes scores twice in the second period, Ottawa beats Boston 4-2 to snap a five-game skid

Feb. 19, 2024 19:42 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Gabbie Hughes scored twice in the second period, including a go-ahead goal, and Ottawa beat Boston 4-2 on Monday in the first of two games in three days against each other. Ottawa (3-0-4-3) won its first game since Jan. 23, snapping a string of five one-goal...

Elaine Chuli stays undefeated as Montreal holds off Minnesota 2-1 in battle of top teams

Feb. 18, 2024 17:06 PM EST

LAVAL, Quebec (AP) — Elaine Chuli made 21 saves for her fourth win in as many starts as Montreal defeated Minnesota 2-1 on Sunday. Chuli, who’s playing back up to Canada No. 1 Ann-Renee Desbiens, is the only goalie to see action without a loss this season. She entered the game...

Alex Carpenter scores in OT to give New York a 2-1 win over Boston

Feb. 17, 2024 19:44 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Alex Carpenter scored on a shot that caromed off Boston’s goalkeeper stick handle and into the top left corner to give New York a 2-1 one win midway through overtime on Saturday. It's New York's second straight win over Boston at the Tsongas Center at UMass...