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Matt Boldy scores 2 as Wild beat Oilers 4-2 for sixth win in eight games

Feb. 24, 2024 01:27 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Matt Boldy scored a twice as the Minnesota Wild beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 on Friday night. Jonas Brodin and Mats Zuccarello also scored for the Wild, who are 6-1-1 in their last eight games. Filip Gustavsson stopped 41 shots to help Minnesota pull two...

Kyle Connor scores in OT as Jets beat Blackhawks 3-2

Feb. 24, 2024 00:20 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Connor scored 25 seconds into overtime, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday night. Connor got his 21st goal of the season from the right circle when what looked like a shot deflected off the skate of Chicago's Nick Foligno and past...

Connor Clifton breaks tie with his 1st goal in nearly a year, Sabres beat Blue Jackets 2-1

Feb. 23, 2024 22:38 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Connor Clifton broke a third-period tie with his first goal in nearly a year, Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen made 25 stops and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 on Friday night. Clifton’s shot from the blue line bounced into the net off Columbus...

Former Montreal Canadiens defenseman Jean-Guy Talbot dies at 91

Feb. 23, 2024 19:22 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Jean-Guy Talbot, one of 12 Montreal Canadiens players to win five consecutive Stanley Cups from 1956-60, has died. He was 91. The Canadiens announced Talbot’s death Friday morning after multiple media outlets reported the news. Born in Quebec on...

Arizona Coyotes move to terminate Adam Ruzicka's contract after social media video surfaces

Feb. 23, 2024 14:20 PM EST

The Arizona Coyotes have put forward Adam Ruzicka on unconditional waivers to terminate his contract. The move comes after Ruzicka posted to social media a video of a himself with a white powder appearing to be cocaine and a credit card on a counter. The team announced Friday that...

Saros, Predators clamp down on Kings for crucial 4-1 win

Feb. 23, 2024 02:16 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Colton Sissons had a goal and two assists and Juuse Saros made 27 saves, helping the Nashville Predators beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 on Thursday night. Nashville has won three in a row for the first time since a four-game streak Dec. 10-16. Jeremy Lauzon had a...

McCann, Eberle lead way as Kraken beat Canucks 5-2, extending Vancouver's skid to 4

Feb. 23, 2024 02:08 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Jared McCann had a goal and three assists, Jordan Eberle added two goals and an assist and the Seattle Kraken beat NHL-leading Vancouver 5-2 on Thursday night, handing the Canucks their fourth straight loss. Vince Dunn and Justin Schultz also scored for the Kraken,...

Kadri pots the winner in overtime, Flames edge Bruins 3-2

Feb. 23, 2024 02:01 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Nazem Kadri scored an unsassisted goal 3:56 into overtime to lead the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Kadri took the puck up ice on a 3-on-1 and fired a shot into the far corner past Linus Ullmark just seconds after...

Matthews scores again and Domi has 2 goals as Maple Leafs beat Golden Knights 7-3

Feb. 23, 2024 01:31 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Auston Matthews scored again to continue his sizzling surge, Max Domi had two goals, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Vegas Golden Knights 7-3 on Thursday night for their sixth straight win. “We've played good hockey over the course of the season, but we...

St. Louis Blues score 3 goals in 32 seconds, beat New York Islanders 4-0

Feb. 22, 2024 23:59 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pavel Buchnevich and Brandon Saad combined for three goals in a 32-second span in the second period, sending the Blues to a 4-0 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night. Buchnevich also scored midway through the third, finishing his fourth career hat...