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Draisaitl, McDavid 4 points each as Oilers beat Coyotes 5-3

Nov. 25, 2021 01:58 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid each had two goals and two assists to lead the Edmonton Oilers past the Arizona Coyotes 5-3 on Wednesday night. Draisaitl has 10 goals in his last eight games, and McDavid got right back in the scoring column...

Big injuries and absences disrupt NHL Thanksgiving benchmark

Nov. 24, 2021 05:01 AM EST

Bruce Boudreau does not believe in the NHL's Thanksgiving rule. Which teams occupied playoff spots on the annual U.S. holiday had long been a strong indicator of who makes and misses the postseason. Recent 82-game seasons have put cracks in that theory, and a number of...

Hintz scores 6th goal in 6 games, Stars beat Oilers 4-1

Nov. 24, 2021 00:29 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Red-hot Roope Hintz scored the first of two Dallas power-play goals in the first period, and the Stars handed the Edmonton Oilers just their fifth loss of the season, 4-1 Tuesday night. Hintz has scored all six of his goals this season in the last six...

Goals by McDavid, Draisaitl lead Oilers past Blackhawks 5-2

Nov. 21, 2021 02:13 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl each had a goal and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Saturday night. Tyson Barrie, Kailer Yamamoto and Ryan McLeod also scored for the Oilers (13-4-0), who got four goals in...

Coyotes looking to the future through awful 2021-22 start

Nov. 19, 2021 12:13 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes, by any measure, are off to an awful start. It's not just that they're losing. Sometimes it's by a lot. By three goals, four, occasionally more. The Coyotes are last in scoring, last in goals allowed and...

Carolina snaps Ducks' 8-game win streak with 2-1 victory

Nov. 19, 2021 01:27 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Seth Jarvis scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period, and the Carolina Hurricanes snapped the Anaheim Ducks’ eight-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory Thursday night. Ethan Bear scored his first goal of the season and...

Sabres focused on looking ahead with Eichel now in the past

Nov. 17, 2021 10:45 AM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres had just completed a pregame meeting and veteran forward Kyle Okposo was struck by what he noticed once the coaches left the room. Rather than head their separate ways, most players stuck around to chat. Without referencing how...

One grand night: Zegras OT goal gives Ducks 1,000th victory

Nov. 17, 2021 02:39 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — For a franchise that came into the league owned by the Walt Disney Company, everything magically went according to script for the Anaheim Ducks Tuesday night. On a night when team captain Ryan Getzlaf reached 1,000 points, Trevor Zegras' overtime...

Zegras leads Ducks past Canucks 5-1 for 7th straight victory

Nov. 14, 2021 23:55 PM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Trevor Zegras had two goals and an assist, Troy Terry extended his scoring streak to 14 games and the Anaheim Ducks rolled to their seventh straight victory, 5-1 over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night. Sonny Milano also scored and John Gibson...

Oilers' Yamamoto scores in last minute in 5-4 win over Blues

Nov. 14, 2021 23:11 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kailer Yamamoto scored in the final minute as the Edmonton Oilers beat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 Sunday night. Connor McDavid, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Leon Draisaitl and Ryan McLeod also scored for Edmonton, which won in St. Louis for the first time since...