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Josh Anderson scores in OT, Blue Jackets win 5th straight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Josh Anderson scored two minutes into overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets their fifth straight win, 1-0 over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night. Sergei Bobrovsky had 22 saves for Columbus in his third shutout this season and 22nd of his career. Mike Smith turned away 40 shots for Calgary. It was the first time this ...

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Preview: Wild at Sabres | FOX Sports

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Sabres finally found their offense in the closing moments of Monday’s 3-2 loss against the Columbus Blue Jackets. They’ll look for more of that on Wednesday in another home clash, this one against the Minnesota Wild. The Sabres have lost six games in a row but have something to build on after a spirited finish ...

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Gionta trades NHL for shot at representing US at Olympics

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) For someone once constantly told he was too small to have an NHL future, Brian Gionta is enjoying a few last laughs entering the twilight of his career. At 38, the 5-foot-7, 180-pound forward has no regrets with the decision he made last summer to put family and flag first to forego a chance at playing a ...

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Devils’ Kyle Palmieri out 4 to 6 weeks with broken foot

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) New Jersey Devils right wing Kyle Palmieri is going to be sidelined up to six weeks with a broken right foot. The Devils announced Wednesday that Palmieri was injured after being hit by a shot on Monday in a game at Minnesota. The 26-year-old Palmieri had four goals and five assists in 13 games. He missed six ...

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Blues’ top line leads the way in 8-3 rout of Oilers

ST. LOUIS — Vladimir Tarasenko dropped his gloves and inspired his teammates. On a night when he had two goals and two assists , Tarasenko got in a rare fight Tuesday during the St. Louis Blues’ 8-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers. Brayden Schenn also had two goals and two assists, and Jake Allen stopped 26 shots for the NHL-leading ...

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