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MacKinnon versus Hellebuyck highlight first-ever playoff meeting between Avalanche and Jets

Apr. 20, 2024 17:12 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — For the first time, Colorado and Winnipeg will clash in a playoff series. Still, the Central Division rivals know each other well. It’s a meeting of possible award winners, with super-fast Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon in the running for the...

Avs forward Jonathan Drouin out with lower-body injury for playoff series against Winnipeg

Apr. 20, 2024 15:11 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche will be without forward Jonathan Drouin for their first-round playoff series against Winnipeg due to a lower-body injury. Drouin got hurt when he tripped in the second period Thursday against Edmonton. He skated off and didn’t return. ...

New York Rangers captain Jacob Trouba may be the most interesting man in hockey, on and off the ice

Apr. 19, 2024 11:35 AM EDT

Jacob Trouba is captain of the best team in the NHL this season, the New York Rangers, one of the oldest franchises in hockey in one of the world's greatest sports towns. The big-hitting American defenseman is also an artist, philanthropist, advocate and, most recently, an actor in...

Avalanche captain Landeskog watches practice, but coach says he's 'not close' to being a participant

Apr. 16, 2024 16:36 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog attended team meetings Tuesday and watched practice from the bench. His coach, however, says he's “not close” to becoming a participant. The 31-year-old Landeskog had cartilage replacement surgery on his...

Jets score 4 goals in 1st period, beat Avalanche 7-0 to take control of 2nd seed in Central

Apr. 13, 2024 19:43 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets want to remember this game for everything that went right. Colorado wants to remember it, too, for all that went wrong. Josh Morrissey and Adam Lowry scored 10 seconds apart in a four-goal first period that chased Colorado goaltender Alexandar...

Laurent Brossoit gets 3rd shutout, Jets' 3-0 win keeps Stars from clinching Central Division

Apr. 11, 2024 23:16 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Laurent Brossoit stopped 24 shots for his third shutout in his past five starts, David Gustafsson scored on his 24th birthday and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Dallas Stars 3-0 on Thursday night. The Jets won their fifth consecutive game coming off a six-game winless...

MacKinnon's hat trick lifts Avalanche to a 5-2 win over the Wild

Apr. 10, 2024 01:28 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon notched his seventh career hat trick as part of a four-point performance, and the Colorado Avalanche broke out of a two-game funk with a 5-2 win over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. The speedy MacKinnon has scored 51 times this season, eclipsing...

Medicure: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Apr. 08, 2024 17:29 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Medicure Inc. (MCUJF) on Monday reported a loss of $1.1 million in its fourth quarter. The Winnipeg, Manitoba-based company said it had a loss of 10 cents per share. The drugmaker posted revenue of $3.7 million in...

Skids by the Capitals, Flyers and Avalanche have altered the NHL's playoff race

Apr. 08, 2024 17:22 PM EDT

When April began, the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers looked on track to make the playoffs and the Colorado Avalanche had a good shot at winning the Central Division. Not so much anymore, with the losses cascading down like spring showers. The Capitals have...

Cole Perfetti and Kyle Connor get 3-points each as Jets edge Kings 4-3

Apr. 02, 2024 01:27 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Cole Perfetti scored twice and Kyle Connor contributed a trio of assists as the Winnipeg Jets snapped a six-game losing skid with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday. The Jets went on the game’s first power play midway through the third...