Latest NHL Metropolitan Division News

Devils' Jack Hughes has dislocated left shoulder, no surgery

Oct. 21, 2021 16:39 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Devils center Jack Hughes, the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL draft, has a dislocated left shoulder and will be sidelined indefinitely. The Devils placed Hughes on injured reserve Thursday. They said he won’t need surgery at this time and he...

Cam Atkinson scores 2 goals, Flyers beat Bruins 6-3

Oct. 21, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cam Atkinson collided with the boards on a goal that had Philadelphia fans cheering louder than the goal song blaring overhead. The Flyers bench was loud, too. “All the boys were howling," Atkinson said. “It was just a good vibe.” ...

Sorokin stops 39, Islanders beat Blackhawks 4-1 for 1st win

Oct. 20, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — While the Islanders searched for their game, Ilya Sorokin bought some time for the rest of his team. More than enough for New York to pick up its first win. Sorokin made 39 saves and Oliver Wahlstrom scored twice in the third period,...

Raymond scores 1st NHL goal, Red Wings top Blue Jackets 4-1

Oct. 19, 2021 23:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Lucas Raymond made his first NHL goal a big one for the Detroit Red Wings, breaking a scoreless tie at 6:38 of the third period on the way to a 4-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. “It feels great,” Raymond said. “I’ve had...

Devils deal Kraken 4-2 loss ahead of Seattle's home opener

Oct. 19, 2021 23:10 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rookie Dawson Mercer and Damon Severson scored first-period goals and Jonathan Bernier made 27 saves, leading the New Jersey Devils to a 4-2 win over the expansion Seattle Kraken on Tuesday night. The Devils won their second straight to start the...

Stars' Pavelski, Radulov edge Penguins 2-1 in shootout

Oct. 19, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Dallas Stars are built to win tight games, and they're certainly wasting little time getting comfortable with them. Joe Pavelski and Alexander Radulov scored in a shootout and Braden Holtby finished with 27 saves as the Stars edged Pittsburgh 2-1...

Kuznetsov scores twice, Capitals beat Avalanche 6-3

Oct. 19, 2021 22:27 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov skated to the bench after a turnover cost the Washington Capitals a goal against and wanted to slink into the ground. None of his coaches or teammates said a thing, but it took until he scored his second goal of the game on the way to...

Hockey Hall of Famer Mike Bossy diagnosed with lung cancer

Oct. 19, 2021 21:50 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Former New York Islanders winger Mike Bossy, who helped the team win four straight Stanley Cups, disclosed Monday that he's been diagnosed with lung cancer. Bossy, a Montreal native, revealed the news in a letter to TVA Sports, the French-language...

Blues' Pavel Buchnevich suspended 2 games for headbutting

Oct. 19, 2021 20:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — St. Louis Blues winger Pavel Buchnevich has been suspended two games for headbutting Arizona Coyotes forward Lawson Crouse. Buchnevich was thrown out Monday night late in the first period for the headbutt. He’ll miss the Blues’ upcoming games at...

Avs' MacKinnon clears protocol, makes season debut at Caps

Oct. 19, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Colorado Avalanche star Nathan MacKinnon made his season debut against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night after being cleared from the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. MacKinnon missed Colorado's first two games after testing positive for the...