Latest NHL Atlantic Division News

Canadiens score 2 goals in 7 seconds, beat Kraken 4-2

Dec. 07, 2022 02:21 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Cole Caufield and Josh Anderson scored seven seconds apart in the second period and the Montreal Canadiens snapped a two-game skid with a 4-2 win over the Seattle Kraken on Tuesday night. Canadiens rookie Johnathan Kovacevic and Seattle rookie Shane Wright scored...

Murray 44 saves, Marner extends streak, Leafs top Stars 4-0

Dec. 07, 2022 01:04 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Matt Murray made a season-high 44 saves and Mitch Marner extended his Toronto-record point streak to 20 games with an early assist as the Maple Leafs beat the Dallas Stars 4-0 on Tuesday night. John Tavares, Auston Matthews, Rasmus Sandin and Alexander Kerfoot scored...

Jets top Panthers 5-2, spoil Maurice's return to Winnipeg

Dec. 07, 2022 00:53 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Kyle Connor had two goals and an assist as the Jets spoiled Paul Maurice’s return to Winnipeg with a 5-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night. Mark Scheifele had a pair of power-play goals and Adam Lowry added an empty-net goal for the...

Husso makes 44 saves, helps Red Wings beat Lightning 4-2

Dec. 07, 2022 00:12 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ville Husso made 28 of his 44 saves in the third period and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 on Tuesday night. The Red Wings got goals from Michael Rasmussen, Jonatan Berggren, Adam Erne and David Perron. It was just their third win in the...

L.A. Kings trounce Ottawa Senators 5-2

Dec. 06, 2022 23:32 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Brady Tkachuk is as competitive as they come, and he could hardly stomach the lackluster effort his Ottawa Senators put together Tuesday night in a 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings. “There’s no explanation, there’s no excuses,” said the visibly...

Blues hold off Islanders rally, win 7-4

Dec. 06, 2022 23:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Noel Acciari and Colton Parayko scored 13 seconds apart in the third period and the St. Louis Blues defeated the New York Islanders 7-4 on Tuesday night. Josh Leivo had a goal and an assist and Thomas Greiss made 36 saves and the Blues snapped a four-game skid in...

Former B's coach Cassidy wins; Boston's home streak ends

Dec. 05, 2022 23:31 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights made former Boston coach Bruce Cassidy’s return a success on Reilly Smith’s score in the fifth round of the shootout, beating the Bruins 4-3 to end their NHL-record for home victories to open a season at 14 games on Monday night. The...

Power-play goals lift Red Wings over Blue Jackets, 4-2

Dec. 04, 2022 21:13 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dominik Kubalik and Lucas Raymond scored power-play goals and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Sunday night to end a three-game losing streak. Austin Czarnik and Andrew Copp also scored, Filip Hronek, David Perron and Olli Maatta...

Barron, Scheifele score in 3rd period, Jets beat Ducks

Dec. 04, 2022 19:53 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Morgan Barron and Mark Scheifele scored a pair of quick goals in the third period and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 on Sunday. Barron scored at 13:23 for a 3-2 lead. Scheifele followed up with his team-leading 13th goal of the season at...

Panthers snap Kraken's seven-game win streak with 5-1 win

Dec. 04, 2022 01:23 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Carter Verhaeghe's first-period scoring flurry and a standout performance in goal from Spencer Knight brought the longest active win streak in the NHL to a halt. Verhaeghe scored twice 26 seconds apart in the first period, Matthew Tkachuk scored his 12th goal and...