NHL

Konecny’s OT goal lifts Flyers past Capitals 2-1 (Jan 21, 2018)

WASHINGTON (AP) The Philadelphia Flyers are already in playoff mode. That was enough to beat the spotty Washington Capitals. Travis Konecny scored 27 seconds into overtime, and the surging Flyers beat the Capitals 2-1 on Sunday. Michael Raffl also scored for Philadelphia, and Brian Elliott had 27 saves. The Flyers, who lost 10 consecutive games earlier in the season, have ...

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Golden Knights beat Hurricanes, have best record in NHL (Jan 21, 2018)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The Golden Knights are giving Vegas an incredible, odds-beating story in their first year on the ice. With a roster built on everybody else’s spare parts, this expansion team has the whole league playing catch-up. James Neal and Jonathan Marchessault scored to help the Golden Knights beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-1 on Sunday night, giving the first-year ...

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Minnesota Wild 5, Tampa Bay Lightning 2

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — All of a sudden, Tampa Bay is no longer playing like the best team in hockey. Zach Parise scored his first goal of the season and the Minnesota Wild beat the slumping Lightning 5-2 on Saturday night. Jared Spurgeon, Nate Prosser, Marcus Foligno and Jason Zucker also scored for Minnesota, playing its first game after ...

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Puljujarvi, Maroon lead Oilers to 5-2 win over Canucks (Jan 20, 2018)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Jesse Puljujarvi’s decision to spend his time off playing with Edmonton kids on an outdoor rink seems to have paid off. Puljujarvi had a goal and two assists, Patrick Maroon scored twice and the Edmonton Oilers had a strong showing in their return from a weeklong break, defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Saturday night. Jujhar Khaira ...

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Kings’ Brown fined $10,000, Penguins’ docked Malkin $5,000

NEW YORK (AP) Los Angeles Kings forward Dustin Brown has been fined $10,000 for cross-checking Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz. The incident occurred at 6:36 of the third period of the Penguins’ 3-1 win on Thursday night. Brown was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for boarding. Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin was fined $5,000 for spearing Brown at 6:57 of ...

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