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Hutton notches 2nd straight shutout, Sabres beat Kings 3-0

Oct. 18, 2019 2:59 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Buffalo Sabres goaltender Carter Hutton keeps stopping shots. The Los Angeles Kings can't seem to score. Put the teams together and the result is predictable. Hutton set a Buffalo record for saves in a shutout with 47 and recorded his second straight shutout in a 3-0 win over the Kings...

Marchessault nets shootout winner, Vegas beats Ottawa 3-2

Oct. 18, 2019 2:24 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mark Stone stood at his locker, shook his head and gave a sigh of relief. "I didn't want to lose that game," Stone said. "Being honest." And that is why Stone was the first player onto the ice to hug teammate Jonathan Marchessault after he scored his first career shootout game-winning...

Kessel scores twice, leads Coyotes past Predators 5-2

Oct. 18, 2019 2:07 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The way Phil Kessel had been playing for the Arizona Coyotes at the start of the season, scoring a goal was just a matter of time. The veteran forward put it all together Thursday night, scoring his first two goals for Arizona, and Christian Dvorak scored his third goal in two games...

Mathew Barzal scores twice in 2nd, Islanders beat Jets 3-1

Oct. 18, 2019 12:52 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mathew Barzal said he's still looking for his game. The Winnipeg Jets might disagree. Barzal scored two second-period goals and Semyon Varlamov made 32 saves in the New York Islanders' 3-1 victory over Winnipeg on Thursday night. "I'm just trying to play my game," Barzal said....

Canucks down Blues in shootout, get 1st road win

Oct. 17, 2019 11:59 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Thatcher Demko is making the most of his time in the Canucks' starting lineup. Demko made 34 saves in regulation and overtime and stopped all six shots in a shootout to help Vancouver to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday. Vancouver won its fourth in a row — its longest...

Flames pull away in 3rd, beat Red Wings 5-1

Oct. 17, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Sam Bennett, Derek Ryan and Mark Giordano scored in a 5:18 span of the third period to break open a close game in the Calgary Flames' 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night. Bennett gave Calgary a 3-1 lead at 3:29, Ryan connected at 4:57 and Giordano added a...

Palmieri, Wood help Devils beat Rangers 5-2 for 1st win

Oct. 17, 2019 11:30 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rookie Jack Hughes got his first NHL point, P.K. Subban scored his first goal with New Jersey and the Devils got a strong team effort to pick up their first win of the season. Kyle Palmieri and Miles Wood scored in the second period, and New Jersey held off the New York Rangers 5-2...

Carey Price makes 17 saves, Canadiens beat Wild 4-0

Oct. 17, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — It sounded like an overtime goal in the playoffs. The Bell Centre erupted in a deafening roar when defenseman Victor Mete scored his first NHL goal in his 127th game — the longest goal drought to start a career in Canadiens history. Montreal went on to beat the Minnesota Wild 4-0 on...

Stamkos scores in shootout, Lightning beat Bruins 4-3

Oct. 17, 2019 10:52 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning overcame a slow start to win their second straight game and gain some much-needed momentum. Steven Stamkos scored the lone goal in the shootout and Tampa Bay beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Thursday night. After the first three shooters for both sides failed, Stamkos put...

Correction: Election 2020-Senate-Tennessee story

Oct. 17, 2019 3:53 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story Oct. 16 about the U.S. Senate race in Tennessee, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Manny Sethi has loaned his campaign $1 million total. He has loaned his campaign $1.5 million total. A corrected version of the story is below: Prominent donors take sides in...