NHL

Lightning recall forward Mathieu Joseph, reassign defenseman Jan Rutta to Syracuse

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Mathieu Joseph from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Additionally the team has reassigned defenseman Jan Rutta to the Crunch. Joseph, 22, has skated in 51 games with the Lightning this season, recording 13 goals and 20 points to ...

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Stars score Three goals in 2nd period, fall to Predators 5-3

DALLAS (AP) — Roman Josi scored the go-ahead goal with 12:25 to play and added an empty-netter to lift the Nashville Predators over the Dallas Stars 5-3 on Tuesday night. Josi skated from behind the net into the slot, and his wrist shot hit defenseman Esa Lindell‘s skate and popped over goalie Anton Khudobin. Nashville won for the second time ...

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Hinostroza nets shootout winner as Coyotes topple Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta — The Arizona Coyotes’ confidence didn’t waver after allowing a late goal. Vinnie Hinostroza scored in regulation and got the winner in the fourth round of the shootout to lift the Arizona Coyotes to a 3-2 victory over the short-handed Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Josh Archibald also scored for the Coyotes, who have won four of their ...

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Players brace for moves as NHL trade deadline approaches

Thomas Vanek remembers waking up in Edmonton, Alberta, and turning on the TV in his hotel room to find out where he was heading. It was March 5, 2014, the NHL’s trade deadline day, and Vanek’s bags were packed. He knew he had played his final game a few days earlier for the New York Islanders after rejecting the team’s ...

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Ovechkin scores a pair as Capitals edge Kings 3-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Ovechkin’s one-timer from the left faceoff circle has been unstoppable this season for the Washington Capitals. The Russian forward scored a pair of power-play goals from his favorite spot as the Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Monday night. Ovechkin — who had his 10th multi-goal game this season — leads the NHL ...

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