NHL

Kevin Boyle helps Ducks to 1-0 win in first career start

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Boyle made 35 saves in his first career start and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 Wednesday night in general manager Bob Murray’s first game as interim coach. Jakob Silfverberg scored to help the Ducks end a seven-game losing streak, a skid which prompted Murray to fire coach Randy Carlyle on Sunday and ...

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Predators need help beyond top line after 3-game skid

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators‘ sizzling 13-3 start to the season is a distant memory. The defending Presidents Trophy winners have lost three straight and seven of the last 11 on their home ice called Smashville. Part of the problem is only the top line is scoring with any regularity. It’s enough to possibly force general manager David ...

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Kadri, Kapanen score 22 seconds apart as Leafs beat Avs 5-2

DENVER (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs had one powerful surge against Colorado, and it came from their re-energized power play. Nazem Kadri and Kasperi Kapanen scored power-play goals 22 seconds apart in the second period, Frederik Andersen stopped 34 shots and the Maple Leafs beat Colorado 5-2 on Tuesday night, extending the Avalanche’s winless streak to eight games. Kapanen ...

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Khudobin, Seguin lead Stars past Panthers 3-0

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) – Dallas coach Jim Montgomery isn’t looking for style points from his club. Instead, the coach said it’s hard work and commitment that’s paying off for the Stars. Anton Khudobin recorded his second shutout of the season and Tyler Seguin had two goals and an assist as Dallas beat the Florida Panthers 3-0 Tuesday night in the ...

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Arizona hands Vegas fourth straight home loss in 5-2 win

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nick Cousins said he “couldn’t put a finger on” why teams are playing better in Las Vegas this season. Nor does he care. Cousins scored his first game-winning goal of the season and goaltender Darcy Kuemper made 41 saves to lead the Arizona Coyotes to a 5-2 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday night. ...

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