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Anaheim Ducks retire Hall of Fame scorer Paul Kariya’s No. 9

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks have raised Paul Kariya’s No. 9 to the Honda Center rafters, honoring the high-scoring forward who became a Hall of Famer. The Ducks celebrated Kariya on Sunday night before their game against Buffalo. Kariya was the first draft pick in the history of the then-Mighty Ducks, and he spent his first nine NHL ...

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Saros makes 31 saves as Predators blank Oilers 3-0

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Juuse Saros and the Nashville Predators found a way to shut down Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers. Saros made 31 saves in the shutout and the Predators ran their winning streak to five games with a 3-0 victory over the Oilers on Saturday night. “We knew before the game they had lots of talent so ...

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Horvat scores in overtime, Canucks top Bruins 2-1

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Vancouver Canucks coach Travis Green wanted his two top forwards off the ice for a line change. Bo Horvat and Brock Boeser didn’t listen, and Green was glad. The pair teamed up to score the game-winning goal in overtime. Horvat scored at 3:12 of the extra period, off an assist from Boeser, and the Canucks ...

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Ducks fall 3-1 to Golden Knights in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 17 shots to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to their third straight win, 3-1 over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. Fleury got his 408th career win to move into sole possession of 10th place on the NHL’s all-time wins list. The 15-year-veteran has allowed just two goals in his last three starts. ...

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Burns scores 1st of season in Sharks’ 4-1 win over Islanders

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Sharks coach Peter DeBoer wasn’t overly concerned when his team struggled to get wins on an early road trip despite controlling play for much of the time. San Jose was able to put it all together on a two-game homestand that showed what this team could be capable of achieving this season. Brent Burns scored ...

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Avalanche beat Hurricanes 3-1 on 2 goals by Landeskog

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Gabriel Landeskog is so hot right now even he can’t quite explain it. Landeskog scored twice to give him six goals in three games, Nathan MacKinnon added a goal and two assists and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Saturday. Landeskog, fresh off a hat trick against New Jersey, opened the scoring late ...

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Voracek puts Flyers ahead, defense shines in win over Devils

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jake Voracek had a goal and had two assists, and the Philadelphia Flyers finally played some solid defense in a 5-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday. Voracek, who was demoted from the Flyers’ top line, took a loose puck at center ice and kept it himself on a 2-on-1 breakaway, beating Keith Kinkaid for ...

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Florida Panthers 6, Washington Capitals 5 (SO)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A dominant first period and a three-goal lead had the Florida Panthers feeling a little too good about cruising toward their first victory of the season. “You feel comfortable, but I think we can’t feel too comfortable,” forward Jonathan Huberdeau said. The Panthers blew that lead and allowed the tying goal with 85 seconds left in regulation ...

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