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Vegas Golden Knights new head coach Peter DeBoer talks to media after defeating the Ottawa Senators 4-2 in an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 in Ottawa, Ontario. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)

Golden Knights beat Senators in DeBoer's debut with Vegas

Jan. 16, 2020 11:42 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Mark Stone made his return to Ottawa memorable - for himself and his new coach. Stone scored a goal and picked up an assist, leading Vegas to a 4-2 victory over the Senators on Thursday night in Peter DeBoer's debut as the Golden Knights' coach. The win snapped a four-game losing...

Buffalo Sabres forward Jack Eichel (9) celebrates his goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Vegas Golden Knights, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Eichel's end-to-end rush sparks Buffalo's 4-2 win over Vegas

Jan. 14, 2020 11:12 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jack Eichel shrugged off a sloppy, turnover-filled second period to deliver a breathtaking goal in showing continued signs of how much he's maturing into the Sabres leader in his fifth NHL season. Rather than displaying tell-tale signs of frustration as he's done in the past, Buffalo's...

CORRECTS FINAL SCORE TO 6-2 NOT 6-1 New York Rangers left wing Artemi Panarin (10) watches his goal slide past New York Islanders goaltender Semyon Varlamov (40) during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in New York. Panarin had two goals in the Rangers 6-2 victory over the Islanders. Islanders defenseman Ryan Pulock (6) watches. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Panarin has 2 goals, 3 assists as Rangers beat Islanders 6-2

Jan. 13, 2020 11:36 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Rangers coach David Quinn isn't surprised by anything Artemi Panarin does. Panarin had two goals and three assists to match a career high with five points, and the New York Rangers beat the rival New York Islanders 6-2 in their first meeting of the season Monday night. “Every now and...

New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden, defends a shot from St. Louis Blues' Jacob de la Rose, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Billy Hurst)

Perron scores 20th goal in Blues 5-2 win over Rangers

Jan. 11, 2020 11:50 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis winger David Perron received a call from the team's president of hockey operations late Friday. “I was hoping I wasn't getting traded," Perron said. The news from Doug Armstrong was good. Armstrong informed Perron that he had been selected to the All-Star game via a vote...

New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin (31) stops a shot by Colorado Avalanche's Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (41) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in New York. The Rangers won 5-3. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Panarin helps Shesterkin win NHL debut, Rangers beat Avs 5-3

Jan. 7, 2020 11:57 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Igor Shesterkin admitted being nervous earlier in the day before his NHL debut. “On my way to the arena, my hands were shaking," the 24-year-old Russian said through a translator. “I couldn’t even drink water.” Then he gave up two goals on Colorado's first three...

Vancouver Canucks' Tyler Myers, right, checks New York Rangers' Filip Chytil, of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Myers scores late, Canucks beat Rangers for 7th straight win

Jan. 5, 2020 2:34 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — It wasn’t Tyler Myers’ greatest shot. However, it was good enough to get the job done and get the Vancouver Canucks another win. The big defenseman scored on a floating shot from just inside the blue line with 1:29 left in the third period and the Canucks...

Vegas Golden Knights center Chandler Stephenson (20) scores on St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen (34) to win an NHL hockey game during overtime Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Stephenson scores in OT, Golden Knights rally past Blues

Jan. 4, 2020 8:23 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It's no secret the Vegas Golden Knights haven't fared well against teams with better records this season. Saturday, with sheer resiliency, the Pacific Division leaders proved they can beat one of the league's best. Chandler Stephenson scored in overtime and the Golden Knights rallied from...

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, left, lets in a goal from Calgary Flames' Johnny Gaudreau during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Gaudreau has goal, assist to lead Flames past Rangers 4-3

Jan. 3, 2020 2:19 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The New York Rangers gave up two early goals on breakaways — one when they had a 5-on-3 power play. As far as coach David Quinn was concerned, that about summed up their latest shaky defensive performance. Johnny Gaudreau opened the scoring and then set up the winning goal...

New York Rangers goalie Alexandar Georgiev (40) dives for the puck as Edmonton Oilers' Josh Archibald (15) jumps over during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

Neal records hat trick in 4-point game, Oilers top Rangers

Jan. 1, 2020 12:51 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers nearly allowed a dubious first in NHL history. James Neal had three goals and an assist and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had a goal and three assists as the Oilers built a six-goal lead and held on to beat the New York Rangers 7-5 on Tuesday night. No team in NHL history...

Devils score into own net, gifting Toronto a 5-4 OT win

Dec. 27, 2019 11:26 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Devils defenseman Damon Severson backhanded the puck into his own net in overtime, gifting the Toronto Maple Leafs a 5-4 win over New Jersey on Friday night for their season-best sixth straight victory. Severson got the puck after Toronto's William Nylander lost control while driving...