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Panthers snap Kraken's seven-game win streak with 5-1 win

Dec. 04, 2022 01:23 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Carter Verhaeghe's first-period scoring flurry and a standout performance in goal from Spencer Knight brought the longest active win streak in the NHL to a halt. Verhaeghe scored twice 26 seconds apart in the first period, Matthew Tkachuk scored his 12th goal and...

Giroux's 3-point game leads Senators to 5-2 win over Sharks

Dec. 03, 2022 23:54 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Claude Giroux had a pair of goals and an assist to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 5-2 win over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. “We were playing good hockey for a while and we weren’t getting the result … and when you don’t get the results, you...

Marner sets Maple Leafs points streak record in OT loss

Dec. 03, 2022 22:59 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Mitch Marner broke the Toronto points streak record at 19 games, scoring short-handed and power-play goals in the Maple Leafs' 4-3 overtime loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night. Alex Killorn scored from the right circle 33 seconds in the extra...

Bruins improve to record 14-0 at home, beat Avalanche 5-1

Dec. 03, 2022 22:57 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Another top NHL team came to Boston and ran into the unbeatable Bruins. David Pastrnak and Trent Frederic scored two goals apiece and the Bruins improved to an NHL-record 14-0 at home this season by beating the Colorado Avalanche 5-1 on Saturday night. ...

Eichel, Kessel lead Golden Knights past Red Wings, 4-1

Dec. 03, 2022 22:34 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Jack Eichel scored just over a minute into the game and the Vegas Golden Knights never relinquished the lead as they beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Saturday night. Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist, while Jonathan Marchessault and Reilly Smith also scored for...

Tkachuk scores 2 late as Senators beat Rangers 3-2 in OT

Dec. 02, 2022 23:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Brady Tkachuk scored the tying goal for Ottawa in the final minute of regulation and won it with a backhander with 17.4 seconds remaining in overtime as the Senators beat the New York Rangers 3-2 Friday night. Tim Stutzle also scored for the Senators, who rebounded...

Sam Bennett scores twice to help Panthers beat Canucks 5-1

Dec. 02, 2022 02:23 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Sam Bennett scored twice and the Florida Panthers ended a three-game skid with a 5-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night. Matthew Tkachuk added a goal and two assists, Gustav Forsling, Ryan Lomberg and Sam Bennett also scored and...

MacKinnon, Compher score 2 apiece, Avs beat Sabres 6-4

Dec. 01, 2022 23:17 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon and J.T. Compher scored two goals apiece to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 6-4 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night. MacKinnon added three assists and Compher had two helpers for the Avalanche, who won for the fifth time in seven...

Stamkos has assist for 1,000th point, Lightning beat Flyers

Dec. 01, 2022 22:15 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Steven Stamkos never was more elated to get a secondary assist. Stamkos had an assist for his 1,000th career point, Nick Paul scored twice and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Thursday night. The No. 1 overall pick in...

Marner ties team-record point streak, Leafs beat Sharks 3-1

Dec. 01, 2022 00:22 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Pierre Engvall scored with 2:27 left in regulation, Mitch Marner had a goal to stretch his point streak to a franchise record-tying 18 games, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the San Jose Sharks 3-1 on Wednesday night. Auston Matthews also scored for Toronto, and...