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Georgiev stifles Golden Knights in Rangers’ 5-0 win

Dec. 8, 2019 11:37 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Playing behind Henrik Lundqvist, the fifth-winningest goalie in NHL history, backup Alexandar Georgiev knows he has to be on his game as well. Georgiev stopped 38 shots for his second shutout of the season and the New York Rangers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-0 on Sunday night....

Jarry spoils Kessel's return, Penguins beat Coyotes 2-0

Dec. 7, 2019 1:01 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tristan Jarry spoiled Phil Kessel's return to Pittsburgh, turning aside all 33 shots to post his second consecutive shutout as the Penguins edged the Arizona Coyotes 2-0 Friday night. Kessel helped Pittsburgh to back-to-back Stanley Cup titles in 2016 and 2017 before being traded to the...

Thompson scores late in 3rd, Canadiens beat Rangers 2-1

Dec. 6, 2019 11:01 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens are hoping their season is back on track. After suffering eight straight losses, Friday night's 2-1 win over the New York Rangers gave Montreal two victories in their last three games, and something to build on. Nate Thompson scored the winner with 67 seconds left in...

Landeskog scores in return, Avalanche beat Canadiens 3-2

Dec. 5, 2019 11:14 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Cayden Primeau looked at home on the Bell Centre ice. The Canadiens goalie stopped 32 shots in his NHL debut, coming up just short in a 3-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night. The 20-year-old son of former NHL player Keith Primeau did his part to keep a struggling Montreal...

Panarin leads Rangers to 3-2 over Blue Jackets

Dec. 5, 2019 11:00 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Artemi Panarin dazzled once again in Columbus. This time he was playing for the New York Rangers. Panarin scored the decisive goal in his return to Ohio, leading the Rangers to a 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets on Thursday night. "He's a big-game player regardless of what's going on,"...

Tuch scores 2 early, Golden Knights beat Rangers 4-1

Dec. 3, 2019 12:46 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights got off to a fast start with two quick goals to start the game, then added two more early in the second period. That was enough to get their first three-game winning streak of the season. Alex Tuch scored twice in the first four minutes and the Golden Knights beat...

Georgiev gets 3rd career shutout, Rangers beat Devils 4-0

Nov. 30, 2019 5:02 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Assistant coach Lindy Ruff has been working on the New York Rangers’ penalty-killing the last two weeks. His efforts are paying off in a big way. Alexandar Georgiev stopped 33 shots for his third career shutout and the Rangers scored two short-handed goals while killing off eight...

Krejci's OT goal lifts Bruins over Rangers, 3-2

Nov. 29, 2019 5:36 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak believes good things come to those who wait. The Bruins have done plenty of waiting lately. And plenty of winning. Pastrnak scored his NHL-leading 24th goal and assisted on David Krejci’s goal 1:40 into overtime, and Boston came from two goals down to beat the New York...

Fox, Lundqvist lead Rangers to 3-2 win over Hurricanes

Nov. 27, 2019 11:05 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have put together a three-game winning streak with a different script in each contest. Adam Fox had a goal and an assist, Henrik Lundqvist stopped 41 shots, and the Rangers held on to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 Wednesday night. Mika Zibanejad scored in his return...

Rangers edge Wild 3-2 in OT, Lundqvist 5th on wins list

Nov. 26, 2019 12:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mats Zuccarello’s emotional return to Madison Square Garden ended up being a memorable night for good buddy Henrik Lundqvist, too. Tony DeAngelo scored 32 seconds into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild that moved Lundqvist into sole...