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Iron Man: Yandle set to tie Jarvis 964 straight games played

Jan. 23, 2022 17:01 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Keith Yandle’s hands were soaked in blood, teeth in his fist, some choppers even littered on the ice as he skated off to the locker room hunched in pain, an emergency dental visit ahead. He lost nine teeth thanks to a puck to the face, got some Novocain and...

Penguins rally to edge road-weary Jets 3-2 in a shootout

Jan. 23, 2022 16:54 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan isn't thrilled with what he's seeing on the ice these days. The scoreboard is another matter. Kasperi Kapanen and Jeff Carter scored nine seconds apart in the third period to erase a two-goal deficit and...

ECHL suspends Panetta after he is accused of racial gesture

Jan. 23, 2022 16:42 PM EST

The ECHL suspended Jacob Panetta on Sunday after the brother of longtime NHL defenseman P.K. Subban accused the Jacksonville defenseman of making “monkey gestures" in his direction. The league said the indefinite suspension is pending a hearing under its collective bargaining...

Defending Olympic gold medal-winning Russians unveil roster

Jan. 23, 2022 16:42 PM EST

Slava Voynov and Artem Anisimov are among the former NHL players named to Russia’s roster for the upcoming Beijing Olympics. The Russians are the defending champions after winning gold in Pyeongchang four years ago when the NHL also did not send players. They should be the...

Avalanche deaths persist despite improved forecasting

Jan. 23, 2022 12:55 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — When Knox Williams first started warning people about avalanches in Colorado from his small office in Fort Collins, there was only one way to receive the information: People had to call an avalanche hotline on a landline and listen to his recording of the forecast. ...

Kreider's hat trick powers Rangers to 7-3 win over Coyotes

Jan. 23, 2022 02:16 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider had a hat trick to set his career high with 29 goals, tying for the NHL lead, and the New York Rangers scored six unanswered to beat the Arizona Coyotes 7-3 on Saturday night for their eighth win in 11 games. Rangers defenseman Jacob Trouba scored...

Colton scores twice as Lightning cruise past Sharks 7-1

Jan. 23, 2022 02:10 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Ross Colton scored twice and the Tampa Bay Lightning routed the San Jose Sharks 7-1 on Saturday night. Alex Killorn and Steven Stamkos each had a goal and an assist for the Lightning, who have won seven of nine. Brayden Point, Joseph Mathieu and Corey Perry...

Foligno's goal sends Wild to 4-3 OT win against Blackhawks

Jan. 23, 2022 01:26 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Marcus Foligno scored at 4:22 of overtime to send the Minnesota Wild to a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night. Minnesota twice trailed in the third period but got goals from Kirill Kaprizov and Kevin Fiala to force overtime and, eventually,...

Duchene scores twice as Predators down Red Wings 4-1

Jan. 23, 2022 00:15 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Duchene had two goals and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 4-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night. Nick Cousins and Filip Forsberg also scored and Juuse Saros made 28 saves for Nashville, winners of two straight. Matt...

Avalanche top Canadiens 3-2 in OT for 15th straight home win

Jan. 23, 2022 00:13 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Gabriel Landeskog scored 1:16 into overtime and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Saturday night for their 15th straight win at home. Colorado became the first NHL team to win 15 consecutive home games since the Washington Capitals did it Jan....