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Patrick Laine scores twice, Blue Jackets beat Jets 4-1

Dec. 03, 2022 00:27 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Former Winnipeg forward Patrik Laine scored twice, Johnny Gaudreau had three assists and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Jets 4-1 on Friday night. Laine was back in action after missing the past seven games with an ankle injury. He played his second...

Tkachuk scores 2 late as Senators beat Rangers 3-2 in OT

Dec. 02, 2022 23:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Brady Tkachuk scored the tying goal for Ottawa in the final minute of regulation and won it with a backhander with 17.4 seconds remaining in overtime as the Senators beat the New York Rangers 3-2 Friday night. Tim Stutzle also scored for the Senators, who rebounded...

Kevin Lankinen makes 48 saves, Predators beat Islanders 4-1

Dec. 02, 2022 23:22 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Lankinen made a career-high 48 saves and the Nashville Predators beat the New York Islanders 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh victory in nine games. Filip Forsberg and Roman Josi scored and Matt Duchene and Mikael Granlund added empty-net goals. The...

Capitals, Flyers, Avalanche handling injury woes differently

Dec. 02, 2022 13:56 PM EST

Long before training camp, the Washington Capitals knew they would be without Tom Wilson and Nicklas Backstrom for at least the first few months of the season. Before stepping on the ice, they learned Carl Hagelin would be out long term, as well. The Caps prepared for that by trading...

Hockey Canada: 900-plus cases of on-ice discrimination

Dec. 02, 2022 12:37 PM EST

More than 900 documented or alleged incidents of on-ice discrimination like verbal taunts, insults and intimidation happened in Hockey Canada across all levels and age groups during the 2021-22 season. The national sport organization’s first-ever report that tracks the issue shows...

Sam Bennett scores twice to help Panthers beat Canucks 5-1

Dec. 02, 2022 02:23 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Sam Bennett scored twice and the Florida Panthers ended a three-game skid with a 5-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night. Matthew Tkachuk added a goal and two assists, Gustav Forsling, Ryan Lomberg and Sam Bennett also scored and...

Kopitar scores twice, Kings rally for 5-3 win over Coyotes

Dec. 02, 2022 02:14 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After a rough 48-hour stretch that saw them give up nine goals Tuesday and one of their goaltenders placed on waivers Wednesday, Anze Kopitar and the Los Angeles Kings knew they would have to dig deep to prevent things from spiraling even further. Kopitar and his...

Matty Beniers scores in OT, Kraken rally past Capitals 3-2

Dec. 02, 2022 01:38 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Jaden Schwartz was grabbing a drink of water when he looked up and saw Matty Beniers breaking in alone on goal. Seattle's rookie wasted no time sending the Kraken to their seventh straight victory. “I looked up and he was on a breakaway. It happened...

Stars' Robertson has hat trick, extends points streak to 17

Dec. 02, 2022 00:25 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jason Robertson seemed to be downplaying his latest hat trick and the 17-game points streak he is on for the Dallas Stars, insisting several times that he is just playing hockey. Well, the 23-year-old center is making that look so easy right now at the highest level....

Kaprizov's 3-point game leads Wild to 5-3 win over Oilers

Dec. 01, 2022 23:46 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov had a goal and two assists to extend his career-best point streak to 10 games, and Joel Eriksson Ek added a goal and assist, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 5-3 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. Kaprizov has a goal in four...