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NHL postpones 2 Islanders games amid COVID-19 outbreak

Nov. 27, 2021 16:22 PM EST

The NHL has postponed two more games for coronavirus-related reasons, making it five so far this season. Upcoming New York Islanders games Sunday at the Rangers and Tuesday at the Philadelphia Flyers were postponed after additional members of the team went into the...

Rangers F Artemi Panarin fined $5,000 for throwing glove

Nov. 27, 2021 11:17 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Rangers forward Artemi Panarin has been fined $5,000 for throwing one of his gloves at Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand. The NHL announced the punishment on Saturday. The fine is the maximum allowed under the league's collective bargaining...

Tavares, Nylander lead Maple Leafs past Sharks 4-1

Nov. 27, 2021 02:04 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — John Tavares and William Nylander each had a goal and assist and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Friday night. Auston Matthews and Wayne Simmonds added goals, and backup goalie Joseph Woll stopped 34 shots as Toronto won...

Jarry, Pens keep Isles winless in new arena, 1-0

Nov. 26, 2021 23:29 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Tristan Jarry made 25 saves, Kasperi Kapanen scored in the second period and the Pittsburgh Penguins kept the depleted New York Islanders winless at their new arena with a 1-0 victory Friday night. Pittsburgh won its fifth straight, with Jarry driving...

Pavelski nets 2, reaches 400 career goals as Stars beat Avs

Nov. 26, 2021 23:11 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Joe Pavelski scored twice in 20 seconds in the opening 1:31 to reach 400 career goals, and two goaltenders combined to shut down the NHL’s highest-scoring team Friday night, as the Dallas Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1. Denis Gurianov added a...

Thompson scores 2, leads Sabres to 4-1 win over Canadiens

Nov. 26, 2021 23:00 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tage Thompson scored twice, Cody Eakin had a goal and an assist, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Friday night to snap a four-game skid. Buffalo also got a short-handed goal from Kyle Okposo and won for the third time in 13...

Vasilevskiy gets 200th win, Lightning top Kraken 3-0

Nov. 26, 2021 22:58 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 17 saves in his 200th victory and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Seattle Kraken 3-0 Friday night for their sixth win in seven games. Steven Stamkos, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare and Ross Colton scored for Tampa Bay, which...

Merzlikins stops 39 shots, Blue Jackets beat Canucks 4-2

Nov. 26, 2021 22:26 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Elvis Merzlikins stopped 39 shots, Gustav Nyquist scored short-handed and had an assist, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat Vancouver Canucks 4-2 Friday night. Jack Roslovic scored the tiebreaking goal 6:06 into the third period for Columbus, and...

Josi's goal, assist lead Predators over Devils 4-2

Nov. 26, 2021 21:31 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Roman Josi and Alexandre Carrier each scored and had an assist to lead the Nashville Predators over the New Jersey Devils 4-2 on Friday night. Philip Tomasino and Mikael Granlund also scored and Juuse Saros made 23 saves for Nashville, winners of...

Ovechkin's hat trick gives Capitals a 4-3 win over Panthers

Nov. 26, 2021 21:01 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored two of his three goals over 56 seconds in the second period and the Washington Capitals beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Friday. Ovechkin has 18 goals, most through 21 games in a season by a player in at least his 17th season....