NHL

Capitals continue success vs. Bobrovsky, beat Blue Jackets

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing one of the NHL’s supreme goaltenders in Sergei Bobrovsky, the Washington Capitals were glad to have another in Braden Holtby. Holtby stopped 32 of 35 shots as the Capitals continued their domination of Bobrovsky and the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 4-3 victory Saturday night. The Metropolitan Division-leading Blue Jackets overcame a slow start to control ...

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Radulov, Seguin score in shootout; Stars beat Blackhawks 3-2

DALLAS (AP) — Alexander Radulov and Tyler Seguin scored in the shootout to lift the Dallas Stars over the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday night. It was Dallas’ second win in three nights against Chicago, with both games extended beyond regulation. Radulov, who also scored the game’s first goal, and Seguin both skated across Anton Forsberg and put in short ...

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Sharks’ Thornton fined for slashing Lightning’s Johnson

NEW YORK (AP) The NHL has fined San Jose Sharks forward Joe Thornton $5,000 for slashing. The punishment was issued Sunday by the league’s player safety department. Thornton slashed Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson in the second period of Saturday night’s game in Tampa, which the Lightning won 5-2. Article continues below … The fine is the highest allowed ...

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Markstrom makes 35 saves, Canucks beat Maple Leafs 2-1 (Dec 02, 2017)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Jacob Markstrom spent a little longer than usual peeling off his equipment. After a stellar performance that nearly got him the first shutout of his NHL career, the Vancouver goalie took some extra time to decompress. Markstrom stopped 35 shots to lead the Canucks to a 2-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday. Markus ...

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Carolina Hurricanes 3, Florida Panthers 2 (OT)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Noah Hanifin scored with 2 seconds left in overtime, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 in a brawl-filled contest on Saturday night. Elias Lindholm and Jeff Skinner scored Carolina’s regulation goals, while Nick Bjugstad and Aleksander Barkov tallied for Florida. Carolina goalie Cam Ward had 37 saves, while James Reimer stopped 44. Lindholm ...

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