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Vrana scores in Detroit debut, Red Wings beat Chicago 4-1

Apr. 15, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jakub Vrana scored in his Detroit debut, and Troy Stecher added two goals for the Red Wings in a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night. Vrana and Richard Panik played for the first time since the Red Wings acquired them in a trade...

Lightning and Maple Leafs among NHL trade deadline winners

Apr. 13, 2021 03:16 AM EDT

The defending Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning went into the NHL trade deadline without much money to make a move. As the league's best teams often do, the cash-strapped Lightning found a way to improve their chances of winning with a shrewd deal. ...

Red Wings upend Hurricanes with 3-1 victory

Apr. 12, 2021 22:51 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings emerged from a stressful few days before the deadline with yet another standings-defying win against the Carolina Hurricanes. Adam Erne and Flip Zadina scored two quick third-period goals while Jonathan Bernier finished with 37...

No cap crunch for Capitals, who land Mantha at deadline

Apr. 12, 2021 18:56 PM EDT

Flat cap or not, the Washington Capitals refused to stand by and watch their division foes improve their rosters without making a move at the NHL trade deadline Monday. Not long after the Boston Bruins acquired 2018 NHL MVP Taylor Hall from Buffalo, the Capitals responded...

Canadiens acquire defenseman Merrill from Red Wings

Apr. 11, 2021 15:54 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens have bolstered their blue line depth ahead of the NHL trade deadline. The club acquired veteran defenseman Jon Merrill from the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday for a fifth-round draft pick in 2021 and minor-league forward Hayden...

Erne gets shootout winner, Red Wings beat Hurricanes 5-4

Apr. 10, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Adam Erne scored in the seventh round of the shootout as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-4 on Saturday night. Erne also scored his team’s last goal in regulation, giving him four goals in the last six games. ...

Lightning acquire Savard from Blue Jackets in 3-team trade

Apr. 10, 2021 18:56 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The defending Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning acquired defenseman David Savard from the Columbus Blue Jackets in a three-team trade Saturday that also involved the Detroit Red Wings. Tampa Bay gave up a 2021 first-round pick and a 2022...

Avs bring back defenseman Patrik Nemeth in trade with Wings

Apr. 09, 2021 21:06 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche reacquired Patrik Nemeth, trading a fourth-round pick to the Detroit Red Wings for the veteran defenseman. The teams announced the deal Friday night. Detroit received Colorado's fourth-rounder in 2022. Nemeth...

Surging Predators rout Red Wings 7-1 for 9th win in 10 games

Apr. 08, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Viktor Arvidsson scored three times to lead the surging Nashville Predators in a 7-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night. “It’s probably up there for birthdays," said Arvidsson, who had his third career hat trick on the day he turned 28....

NHL grapples with vaccine inequity between U.S. and Canada

Apr. 08, 2021 21:01 PM EDT

His smile covered by a light blue surgical mask, Jacob Trouba's eyes shined as the needle went into his left arm. The New York Rangers gave players, coaches and staff a day off this week so they could get vaccinated against COVID-19. “We’re very...