NHL

Capitals’ Hathaway ejected for spitting on Ducks’ Gudbranson

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway has been ejected from a game for spitting on a player from the Anaheim Ducks. Hathaway spit on defenseman Erik Gudbranson during a brawl late in the second period Monday night with referee Peter MacDougall standing a few feet away. Officials reviewed video before confirming the five-minute match penalty that triggers a ...

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Hathaway ejected for spitting during brawl, Caps beat Ducks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just as combatants were being separated in the aftermath of a heated brawl, Erik Gudbranson gave Garnet Hathaway another punch and received something he didn’t expect in return. Hathaway spit on him and was thrown out of a feisty matchup Monday night he and the Washington Capitals won 5-2 against Gudbranson and the Anaheim Ducks. Hathaway said ...

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Kane, Dach lead Blackhawks past Sabres 4-1

CHICAGO (AP) — Before Kirby Dach showed off his backhand Sunday night, Patrick Kane was the last player to record a multigoal game for the Chicago Blackhawks at age 18. The lanky Dach and shifty Kane are two very different forwards, but there is something about Dach that Kane remembers from when he broke into the NHL. “The confidence coming ...

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Karlsson scores 2, Fleury and Vegas blanks Calgary, 6-0

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights can finally be proud of a third period. They went into their game against Calgary having held leads in six of their previous eight games and led by two in three of them. However, they’ve struggled to finish and were mired in a five-game losing streak. The Golden Knights left no doubt ...

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Karlsson, Fleury lead Golden Knights to 6-0 win over Flames

LAS VEGAS (AP) — William Karlsson had his third straight multipoint game, Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 34 shots for his league high-tying 10th victory this season and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Calgary Flames 6-0 on Sunday night. Fleury, who improved to 14-4-1 all-time against Calgary, got his fifth career shutout against the Flames and 58th all time, which moved ...

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Palmieri scores in OT, Devils beat Canadiens 4-3

MONTREAL (AP) — Trailing by two late in the second period, the New Jersey Devils didn’t panic. They maintained their focus and rallied for the win. Kyle Palmieri scored a power-play goal 1:30 into overtime to complete the Devils’ comeback in a 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. “We stuck to a plan,” Devils defenseman P.K. Subban ...

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Blues fail to capitalize on scoring chances in 4-1 loss to Ducks

ST. LOUIS — Derek Grant doesn’t usually contribute so much on offense. Grant completed his first career hat trick, Ryan Getzlaf added a goal and an assist, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 Saturday night. It was just the second multigoal game of Grant’s 229-game career and first since Oct. 20, 2017. “I think it took ...

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