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Pettersson scores in return from injury; Canucks beat Wings

Jan. 20, 2019 9:55 PM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Elias Pettersson was hard on himself after his first game back from a knee injury. His coach was more forgiving. Pettersson had a goal and an assist, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 on Sunday. "I felt I lost the puck a few times, made some bad...

Patrick scores twice, Flyers top Canadiens 5-2

Jan. 19, 2019 11:49 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers got off to a sluggish start, and Carter Hart kept things scoreless with some solid goaltending. They finally broke through on the scoreboard late in the second period — and then kept going. Nolan Patrick scored twice in the third and the Flyers defeated the...

Tatar, Armia each score a pair, Canadiens beat Blue Jackets

Jan. 18, 2019 11:06 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Carey Price was terrific for the Montreal Canadiens on a night his team was outplayed for much of the game and outshot by the Columbus Blue Jackets. That's how it happens sometimes when things are going right. Price stopped 34 shots as the Canadiens won their fourth in a row, beating...

Canadiens' Paul Byron suspended 3 games for charging

Jan. 16, 2019 6:02 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for charging Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar. Byron was assessed a minor penalty for charging in the second period of Montreal's 5-1 home victory Tuesday night. The...

Niemi makes 52 saves, Canadiens stop Panthers 5-1

Jan. 15, 2019 11:59 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Antti Niemi experienced two firsts in net for the Montreal Canadiens. First, Niemi made a career-high 52 stops as the Canadiens extended their win streak to three games with a 5-1 victory over the Florida Panthers. Niemi finished one save shy of the Canadiens' franchise record for saves in...

Correction: Met Opera-New Music Director story

Jan. 15, 2019 3:55 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Dec. 3 about Yannick Nezet-Seguin, The Associated Press, based on information provided by the Metropolitan Opera, erroneously reported Pierre Tourville is Nezet-Seguin's husband. They are partners but not married. A corrected version of the story is below: By RONALD BLUM...

Petry swats in OT winner to lead Montreal past Boston 3-2

Jan. 14, 2019 11:41 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Somewhere along the way, Canadiens defenseman Jeff Petry must have learned a little baseball, too. The son of major league pitcher Dan Petry scored the game-winner just 15 seconds into overtime on Monday night, batting the puck out of the air and past Tuukka Rask to give Montreal a 3-2...

43 to hospital after suspected carbon monoxide leak

Jan. 14, 2019 3:46 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — A suspected carbon monoxide leak at a Montreal primary school led to the hospitalization of 35 children and eight adults Monday. A spokesman for the ambulance service said students at Ecole des Decouvreurs in the Canadian city's LaSalle neighborhood reported nausea, dizziness and vomiting....

Eriksson, Canucks deal Panthers 6th straight loss, 5-1

Jan. 13, 2019 11:59 PM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks used their last game against the Florida Panthers as motivation for Sunday's rematch. "We've got some bad blood with them," Vancouver defenseman Ben Hutton said. "Obviously, everyone knows that." When the teams last met in October, Vancouver's star...

Price stops 28 shots, Canadiens beat Avalanche 3-0

Jan. 12, 2019 11:45 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens needed a full-team effort to shut down the NHL's best offensive line. Carey Price stopped 28 shots for his third shutout of the season as the Canadiens beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on Saturday night. Brett Kulak, Jesperi Kotkaniemi and Jordie Benn all scored in the...