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Flyers F Lindblom out rest of the season with rare cancer

Dec. 13, 2019 5:07 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a cancerous tumor that grows in the bones or in the tissue around bones. The 23-year-old from Sweden had 11 goals and 18 points in 30 games this season. Lindblom has...

Red Wings recall Bowey from Grand Rapids of AHL

Dec. 13, 2019 3:57 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings have recalled defenseman Madison Bowey from Grand Rapids of the AHL. The team announced the move Friday. Bowey had been sent down to Grand Rapids earlier in the week. He has one goal and seven assists in 22 games this season for the Red Wings. Detroit acquired Bowey in...

Fabbri scores 2, Red Wings snap 12-game winless streak

Dec. 13, 2019 12:51 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Robby Fabbri scored twice on fortuitous bounces off the same Winnipeg player, and the Detroit Red Wings snapped a 12-game winless streak with a 5-2 victory over the Jets on Thursday night. Both off Fabbri's goals went in off the body of defenseman Neal Pionk, and it was that kind of night...

Pastrnak the Unpredictable: Bruins winger is dominating NHL

Dec. 13, 2019 3:22 AM EST

David Pastrnak on the ice these days is like a dazzling young magician who isn't quite sure how his sleight of hand is going to work out. When he has the puck, his Boston Bruins teammates don’t know what to expect. Opponents don’t know. He doesn’t even know. “If you don't know what...

Sharks seek new voice after firing coach Peter DeBoer

Dec. 13, 2019 2:46 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Flying back home from a winless road trip, general manager Doug Wilson could feel the same lack of energy and excitement that had plagued the San Jose Sharks on the ice too often this season. So soon after the team landed, Wilson decided to do something he hadn't done in more than...

Pettersson scores in OT, Canucks beat Hurricanes 1-0

Dec. 13, 2019 2:31 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Elias Pettersson can be a tough critic. Pettersson was asked how good goaltender Jacob Markstrom was in the Vancouver Canucks’ 1-0 overtime win against the Carolina Hurricanes Thursday night. “He can always be better,” said Pettersson, managing to...

Rangers spoil Boughner's debut with 6-3 win over Sharks

Dec. 13, 2019 2:15 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Bob Boughner's debut as interim coach of the San Jose Sharks appeared to be heading in a good direction until Mika Zibanejad and Artemi Panarin took over in the third period. Zibanejad scored the tying and go-ahead goals in less than five minutes, Panarin added two insurance goals...

Gaudreau scores twice, Flames rally past Maple Leafs 4-2

Dec. 13, 2019 1:54 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau delivered two big goals when the Calgary Flames needed it the most. Gaudreau had his first two-goal game of the season and the Flames scored three goals in the first three minutes of the third period, rallying to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Thursday night....

Keller scores twice, 1st-place Coyotes beat Blackhawks 5-2

Dec. 13, 2019 1:33 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It took Brad Richardson until Thursday night to score his first goal of the season, but it came in a win that gave the Arizona Coyotes sole possession of first place in the Pacific Division. Richardson had a goal and an assist, Clayton Keller scored twice and the Coyotes jumped out...

LA Kings snap 11-game road skid, hold off rival Ducks 2-1

Dec. 13, 2019 1:32 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Kings hadn't won outside of Los Angeles in more than seven weeks. Their streak of road futility is finally over, even if they didn't venture very far away from LA to get it done. Jeff Carter and Matt Luff scored, Jonathan Quick made 36 saves and the Kings snapped their 11-game...