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Oshie OT goal wiped out, Caps lose to Coyotes in shootout

Nov. 11, 2019 11:19 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as T.J. Oshie skated to the bench and figured his overtime goal would be waved off, opposing goaltender Antti Raanta waited for official word. He'd been burned too many times before. A couple of Raanta's Arizona Coyotes teammates left the bench and turned toward their locker room...

Aho scores 2 to lead Hurricanes past Senators 8-2

Nov. 11, 2019 11:02 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes had been struggling to find goals and wins. Facing the Ottawa Senators for the second time in three days solved both problems. Sebastian Aho scored twice, Joel Edmundson had a goal and two assists, and the Hurricanes beat the Senators 8-2 on Monday night to snap...

Coyotes sign GM John Chayka to long-term extension

Nov. 11, 2019 6:17 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — John Chayka arrived in the desert with an analytics background and made a big splash when, at 26, he became the youngest general manager in North American sports history. As Chayka started to rebuild the Arizona Coyotes into playoff contenders, the recognition grew. On Monday, the...

Jackets' Foligno suspended 3 games for hit on Bellemare

Nov. 11, 2019 5:03 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The NHL has suspended Columbus forward Nick Foligno for three games for a hit that leveled Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. The Department of Player Safety announced the penalty for the Blue Jackets captain on Monday. Foligno dropped Bellemare with the open-ice hit...

Injured Penguins star Sidney Crosby to miss Rangers game

Nov. 11, 2019 1:46 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penguins star Sidney Crosby will miss Tuesday night's game against the Rangers because of an undisclosed injury. Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said Monday that Crosby will not travel with the club to New York. The Penguins also play Friday at New Jersey, but Sullivan did not explicitly...

Kane, Lehner lead fast-starting Blackhawks past Maple Leafs

Nov. 11, 2019 1:11 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane got the Chicago Blackhawks off to a fast start. Robin Lehner kept them ahead at the finish. Kane had two goals and an assist, Lehner made 53 saves and the Blackhawks struck early and then held off the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 on Sunday night. Jonathan Toews, rookie Kirby Dach and...

McDavid scores hat trick, reaches 400 points in Edmonton win

Nov. 11, 2019 1:05 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although Connor McDavid makes amazing goals look routine, the Edmonton Oilers' star had a big milestone night on Sunday. The All-Star center had a hat trick and became the eighth NHL player to record 400 points before his 23rd birthday in the Oilers' 6-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks....

Farabee scores in shootout, Flyers beat Bruins 3-2

Nov. 11, 2019 12:31 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Joel Farabee and Carter Hart came through to help the Philadelphia Flyers pull out another late win. Farabee scored the lone shootout goal and Hart made some timely saves down the stretch to fend off a Boston Bruins comeback in Philadelphia's 3-2 win. The Flyers won their season-high fourth...

Mantha scores late, Red Wings beat Golden Knights 3-2

Nov. 10, 2019 9:25 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Anthony Mantha did not play a great game. He did make the big play. Mantha scored with 30.9 seconds left to give the Detroit Red Wings a 3-2 comeback victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday night. He had a few short shifts in the second half of the third period. "I don't think I...

Devils score 2 quick goals, hold on to beat Canucks 2-1

Nov. 10, 2019 8:40 PM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Mackenzie Blackwood had some more fan at the Vancouver Canucks' expense. Blackwood made 30 saves, Wayne Simmonds and Jesper Bratt scored 22 seconds apart in the first period and the New Jersey Devils beat the Canucks 2-1 on Sunday. "It seems like he is standing on his...