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Tkachuk, Gaudreau lead Flames over Blues 7-1

Jan. 25, 2022 01:32 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk had a career-high five assists, Johnny Gaudreau had a goal and three assists, and the Calgary Flames routed the St. Louis Blues 7-1 Monday night. Tkachuk ended a four-game goal-scoring streak but was happy to spread the wealth. Four of his...

Avs beat Blackhawks 2-0, extend record home streak to 16

Jan. 25, 2022 01:16 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nazem Kadri and Mikko Rantanen scored, Pavel Francouz made 23 saves for his third career shutout and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 on Monday night to extend their franchise-record home winning streak to 16 games. It was the seventh straight...

Wild match franchise goals record in 8-2 win vs Canadiens

Jan. 25, 2022 00:10 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have struck a fresh balance this season. Goals are coming from everywhere in the lineup, an everyman vibe that begins in the locker room and carries onto the ice. Connor Dewar got his first career goal and added an assist...

Fox lifts Rangers over Kings 3-2 in shootout

Jan. 24, 2022 23:34 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Fox admitted he doesn't spend any time in practice working on his shootout attempts. The first try of his career was good enough to give the New York Rangers a big victory. Fox scored the deciding goal in the sixth round of a shootout and the Rangers beat the...

Yandle ties NHL Iron Man mark; Flyers lose 12th straight

Jan. 24, 2022 22:43 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Keith Yandle's streak earned him a standing ovation, stick taps from his Flyers' teammates and a slice of NHL history. As for the Flyers' streak? Their ignominious run got them booed of the ice — fed-up fans showing no love for anything except for the NHL's...

Terry scores team-leading 23rd goal, Ducks beat Bruins 5-3

Jan. 24, 2022 22:42 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Troy Terry scored his team-leading 23rd goal, Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and set up another, and the Anaheim Ducks cooled off the Boston Bruins with a 5-3 victory Monday night. Isac Lundestrom, Derek Grant and Greg Pateryn also scored for the Ducks, who won for the...

Lehner makes 34 saves, Golden Knights shut out Capitals 1-0

Jan. 24, 2022 22:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robin Lehner took a puck to the mask on a shot from Alex Ovechkin that was so hard it caved in the cage. He needed to switch to an old helmet, but that did nothing to slow him down. Lehner stopped all 34 shots he faced for his and the Vegas Golden...

Flyers' Yandle ties NHL Iron Man mark at 964 straight games

Jan. 24, 2022 22:08 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Keith Yandle tied retired center Doug Jarvis on Monday night for the NHL record of 964 consecutive games played. The 35-year-old Yandle started his streak March 26, 2009, with Phoenix, and he has played 1,074 games with the...

Roaming charge: Alaska Nanooks making most of independence

Jan. 24, 2022 18:04 PM EST

Playing college hockey in the nation's northernmost state comes with an education in patience, positive attitudes — and efficient packing. The Alaska Nanooks are all about making the most of what they have. “We're allowed a duffel bag, a hockey bag and a backpack....

Penguins' Teddy Blueger out 6-to-8 weeks after jaw surgery

Jan. 24, 2022 17:50 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins forward Teddy Blueger will miss 6-to-8 weeks after having surgery to repair a fractured jaw. Blueger was injured when Winnipeg's Brenden Dillon hit him into the glass on Sunday in the first period of Pittsburgh's 3-2 shootout victory over the...