NHL

Coyotes can’t match Blackhawks down stretch, drop trip finale

CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks staggered home last week in desperate need of some positive results. Enter goalie Corey Crawford — and a perfectly timed homestand against three of the worst teams in the NHL. Crawford made 31 saves, Artem Anisimov scored the go-ahead goal with 4:47 left in the third period and the Blackhawks beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-1 ...

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Niederreiter gives Wild 4-3 win over Sharks in OT (Dec 10, 2017)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Nino Niederreiter was frustrated at losing the puck during overtime. Once he got it back, he wasn’t going to let another opportunity pass. Niederreiter scored 3:26 into the extra period and the Minnesota Wild beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Sunday night after squandering a three-goal lead. Eric Staal scored twice and Ryan Murphy added ...

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Kings win 8th straight, 3-2 in OT over Hurricanes (Dec 09, 2017)

LOS ANGELES (AP) There’s more than one way to win a hockey game, and the Los Angeles Kings keep proving that. Tanner Pearson scored 4:40 into overtime and Los Angeles edged the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Saturday night for its eighth consecutive victory. It’s the longest winning streak in the NHL this season, but it’s not as though the Kings ...

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Minnesota Wild at San Jose Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. — An offense that’s sputtered for much of the season at home has finally roared to life for the San Jose Sharks. The surging Sharks will try to complete a sweep of a three-game homestand on Sunday night when they face the Minnesota Wild for the first time in 2017-18. While San Jose (16-10-2) is looking to ...

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Blues place Schwartz on IR, recall Barbashev from Chicago

ST. LOUIS — Though X-rays of his right ankle Saturday were negative, forward Jaden Schwartz did suffer a significant injury.The St. Louis Blues placed him on injured reserve Sunday. Schwartz, who scored his 14th goal of the season before hurting his ankle while blocking a shot in the Blues’ 6-1 win at Detroit, will be re-evaluated in six weeks. Schwartz, ...

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Blues place forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve

ST. LOUIS (AP) The St. Louis Blues have placed forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve with a right ankle injury, and he will re-evaluated in six weeks. The Blues made the move Sunday, hours ahead of their game against the Sabres. Schwartz suffered the injury during the Blues’ 6-1 win in Detroit on Saturday. He was tied for ninth in ...

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Blue Jackets’ Bobrovsky stops 35 shots, shuts out Coyotes

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Sergei Bobrovsky made sure that Josh Anderson’s early goal would be enough for the Blue Jackets. Anderson found the back of the net 30 seconds into the game, and Bobrovsky did the rest, recording his 23rd career shutout as Columbus beat the Arizona Coyotes 1-0 on Saturday night. The reigning Vezina Trophy winner had 35 saves and ...

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