NHL

Lundqvist’s 39 saves lead Rangers over Ducks

NEW YORK (AP) — As he has so many times before, Henrik Lundqvist kept the New York Rangers in the game long enough for its scorers to break through. Lundqvist stopped 39 shots, Paul Carey scored twice and the Rangers beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-1 on Tuesday night to win their third straight. Kevin Hayes and Michael Grabner also scored ...

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Win some, lose some … a lot in a row for streaky Flyers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Check out all those consecutive Ws of late on the Philadelphia schedule, and the Flyers should seem like a team headed to the playoffs. But check out all those recent Ls. With a 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Monday, the Flyers’ six-game winning streak came to an end. Not since the 1966-67 Toronto Maple Leafs ...

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The Latest: Cuomo hails NY Islanders’ return to Long Island

ELMONT, N.Y. (AP) The Latest on the Islanders moving from Brooklyn (all times local): 12:30 p.m. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the announcement that the New York Islanders will move from Brooklyn to a new arena at the Belmont Park racetrack is ”a great day for Long Island.” Article continues below … Cuomo joined Islanders owner Jon Ledecky, National ...

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Vegas Golden Knights 4, Tampa Bay Lightning 3

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Shea Theodore snapped a tie with 2.3 seconds left and the Vegas Golden Knights scored four power-play goals Tuesday night, ending Tampa Bay’s seven-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory over the NHL-best Lightning. It was Vegas’ third straight win and seventh in eight games. This one came against the top team in the league — ...

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Deslauriers scores twice, Canadiens beat Canucks 7-5 (Dec 19, 2017)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Nicolas Deslauriers had the first two-goal game of his career, Carey Price made 34 saves and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-5 on Tuesday night. Jeff Petry, Daniel Carr and Philip Danault added a goal and an assist each for Montreal, while Paul Byron and Alex Galchenyuk also scored. Max Pacioretty had two assists. ...

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