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Frank Vatrano's OT goal lifts Ducks over Blackhawks 3-2

Feb. 08, 2023 00:07 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Frank Vatrano scored 2:15 into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Tuesday night in a matchup of two of the NHL's worst teams. Vatrano got his 12th goal when he beat Petr Mrazek from the left side of the net. Isac Lundestrom set up the...

Phil Kessel helps Golden Knights beat Predators 5-1

Feb. 07, 2023 23:35 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Phil Kessel, William Carrier and Chandler Stephenson each had a goal and an assist, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Nashville Predators 5-1 on Tuesday night. Vegas had dropped four in a row and seven of eight overall. Michael Amadio and Alex...

Warren Foegele scores twice, Oilers beat Red Wings 5-2

Feb. 07, 2023 23:16 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Connor McDavid extended his point streak to 13 games and Warren Foegele scored twice in the second period, helping the Edmonton Oilers beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Tuesday night. Foegele, a fourth-round winger, had his first two-goal game of the season one game...

Meier scores in OT, Sharks beat Lightning 4-3

Feb. 07, 2023 23:13 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla., (AP) — Timo Meier scored his second goal of the game and 30th this season 2:19 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Tuesday night. The loss ended Tampa Bay's 12-game winning streak at home, a...

Bo Horvat scores as New York Islanders beat Seattle Kraken

Feb. 07, 2023 22:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Bo Horvat scored in his home debut with New York Islanders, leading his new team to a 4-0 victory over the Seattle Kraken on Tuesday night. Ilya Sorokin made 31 saves in his fifth shutout this season and No. 15 for his career. Samuel Bolduc, Simon Holmstrom and Zach...

Letang's OT winner caps rally as Penguins stun Avalanche 2-1

Feb. 07, 2023 22:47 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins talked about hitting reset following a wildly uneven first half of the season. Perhaps no player wanted a fresh start more than Kris Letang. The veteran defenseman's nightmarish last two months included the death of his...

AP sources: Walsh to leave Biden Cabinet for NHL union

Feb. 07, 2023 21:20 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh is expected to leave the Biden administration to run the National Hockey League Players’ Association, according to two people familiar with his plans. The hockey players' union has been searching for a new executive director to...

Jessica Pegula reveals her mother Kim Pegula's health crisis

Feb. 07, 2023 13:34 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Pro tennis player Jessica Pegula has revealed that her mother, Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres co-owner and president Kim Pegula, went into cardiac arrest in June and is still recovering while dealing with significant language and memory issues. In an essay...

Sabres agree with Dylan Cozens on $49.7M, 7-year extension

Feb. 07, 2023 13:17 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have agreed to terms with forward Dylan Cozens on a seven-year extension worth $49.7 million. The team announced the contract Tuesday. Cozens will count $7.1 million against the salary cap through the 2029-30 season. Cozens,...

Chrychrun scores twice as Coyotes beat Wild 3-2

Feb. 07, 2023 00:50 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Jakob Chychrun had two goals, Jack McBain scored the tie-breaking goal on a breakaway with seven minutes remaining and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Monday night. McBain put a back-hander past Marc-Andre Fleury moments after the Coyotes...