NHL

Lehner earns 5th shutout, Islanders beat Coyotes 2-0

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Eberle and Brock Nelson scored to back Robin Lehner’s fifth shutout of the season as the New York Islanders beat the Arizona Coyotes 2-0 Sunday. Lehner stopped 31 shots to help the Islanders win for the second time in two days and keep pace with first place Washington in the Metropolitan Division. Starting for the ...

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Kopitar’s shootout goal pushes Kings past rival Ducks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amid every disappointment in an otherwise miserable season, at least the Los Angeles Kings rule the Freeway Faceoff. Captain Anze Kopitar scored the only goal in the shootout, and the Kings beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 on Saturday night for their third win this season over their local rivals. Carter Rowney put the Ducks ahead with ...

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Capitals accept differences of opinion on White House visit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The news is constantly on television at the Washington Capitals‘ practice facility, and like any workplace, there’s no shortage of opinions. “We’re human beings, and people share different opinions and different political views,” veteran team leader Brooks Orpik said. “It’s no different than anybody else. People that are friends vote for different people.” Those differences were on ...

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