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Kaprizov point streak up to nine games, Wild top Coyotes 4-3

Nov. 27, 2022 17:51 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov had a goal and two assists to establish a career-high nine-game point streak and the Minnesota Wild held off the Arizona Coyotes 4-3 Sunday. Sam Steel, Jared Spurgeon and Matt Boldy also scored for the Wild, and Marc-Andre Fleury made 20...

Oilers score 4 times in third period to defeat Rangers

Nov. 26, 2022 16:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored on the power play with just over two minutes to play and the Edmonton Oilers rallied for four third-period goals to shock the New York Rangers 4-3 Saturday. Jack Campbell made 20 saves, while defenseman Evan Bouchard scored twice and Dylan...

Ovechkin and Oshie power Capitals past Flames 3-0

Nov. 25, 2022 17:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie each had a goal and an assist, helping the Washington Capitals to a 3-0 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday. Ovechkin scored career goal No. 791 at 12:24 of the third period, firing a quick wrist shot from the left circle past...

Sorokin stops 49, Pageau scores 2 as Isles blank Oilers 3-0

Nov. 24, 2022 01:33 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Ilya Sorokin made a career-high 49 saves and Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored twice early in the second period as the New York Islanders beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-0 on Wednesday night. Defenseman Sebastian Aho also scored for the Islanders, who have won two consecutive...

Malkin's winning goal in shootout leads Pens past Flames

Nov. 23, 2022 23:16 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin enjoyed a fitting end to a multigame celebration of a significant career milestone. Malkin scored the deciding goal in the shootout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Calgary Flames 2-1 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. ...

Canada paramedic unknowingly treated daughter in fatal crash

Nov. 23, 2022 18:42 PM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — A Canadian paramedic who unknowingly treated her own daughter after a fatal vehicle crash brushed away tears as she remembered a beautiful girl who fought until the end. Jayme Erickson was called to the crash north of Calgary on Nov. 15 and sat with a...

Devils are on a franchise-record 13-game winning streak

Nov. 22, 2022 15:38 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils can't sneak up on teams anymore. The once-laughable also-rans have gone from a team that has missed the Stanley Cup playoffs nine of the past 10 years to currently the NHL's hottest team. Coach Lindy Ruff's young,...

Devils top Oilers, tie franchise mark with 13th straight win

Nov. 21, 2022 23:10 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The young New Jersey Devils are making a name for themselves — in the team's record book. Nico Hischier had three assists and the no-name Devils beat the Connor McDavid-led Edmonton Oilers 5-2 Monday night to match a franchise mark with their 13th consecutive...

Bison spread as Native American tribes reclaim stewardship

Nov. 21, 2022 07:58 AM EST

BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK, S.D. (AP) — Perched atop a fence at Badlands National Park, Troy Heinert peered from beneath his wide-brimmed hat into a corral where 100 wild bison awaited transfer to the Rosebud Indian Reservation. Descendants of bison that once roamed North America's...

McDavid scores in OT, Oilers beat Golden Knights 4-3

Nov. 20, 2022 02:07 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid scored 1:17 into overtime to give the slumping Edmonton Oilers a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday night. McDavid danced around a defender and chipped a shot over Adin Hill for his NHL-leading 16th of the season. ...