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Oilers' McDavid doubles up as Hart, Lindsay award winner

Jun. 29, 2021 21:22 PM EDT

Connor McDavid’s award-winning season came with one regret. In earning his second career MVP honor Tuesday, the Edmonton Oilers captain wished his team was still playing. “We had a special group this year, and obviously we didn’t do what we wanted to do,” McDavid...

Staal scores in OT, Hurricanes beat Lightning in Game 3

Jun. 04, 2021 00:40 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Staal scored on a power play at 5:57 of overtime to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night in Game 3 of the second-round series. Staal deflected Sebastien Aho's shot with Tampa Bay’s Nikita...

Kirill the thrill: Russian rookie Kaprizov big boost to Wild

May. 14, 2021 14:52 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Wary of all kinds of pressure on Kirill Kaprizov and resolute in their team-first culture, the Minnesota Wild tried to keep a lid on the fanfare enveloping his arrival in the NHL. “I was nervous about the incredible expectations, because our fan...

Analysis: McDavid NHL's MVP front-runner in condensed season

May. 12, 2021 02:52 AM EDT

Using any metric, Connor McDavid’s 100-plus point season makes the Edmonton Oilers captain the clear frontrunner for the NHL MVP award. Other than teammate Leon Draisaitl’s 81 points entering play Tuesday, no one else was within 30 points of McDavid in his bid to win...

Stars miss playoffs by following Cup Final with 14 OT losses

May. 11, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

The Dallas Stars couldn't take their season into overtime after all of that extra time they played during the condensed schedule. Only 7 1/2 months after finishing the NHL's first pandemic-affected season in the Stanley Cup Final inside the NHL bubble, the Stars missed...

Robertson lifts Stars to 5-4 overtime win against Blackhawks

May. 11, 2021 05:23 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Jason Robertson scored 4:30 into overtime, and the Dallas Stars rallied to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 on Monday night in the final game of the season for each team. Miro Heiskanen had a goal and an assist for Dallas (23-19-14), which had dropped six...

Barkov scores OT winner, Panthers over Stars 5-4

May. 04, 2021 11:01 AM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Aleksander Barkov scored 2:50 into overtime to lift the Florida Panthers to a 5-4 victory over the Dallas Stars on Monday night. Jonathan Huberdeau, Nikita Gusev, Gustav Forsling and MacKenzie Weegar also scored for the Panthers, and Owen Tippett...