NHL

Ovechkin, Wilson lead Capitals to 5-2 win against Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) For Tom Wilson, it didn’t seem as if anything was out of the ordinary. He’s seen Alex Ovechkin put on a show against plenty of teams. The Minnesota Wild are tired of being spectators to the show. Ovechkin scored his league-leading 34th goal and had three assists, and Wilson scored twice for the Washington Capitals in ...

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Tkachuk, Hamilton lead Flames over Predators, 4-3

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) If the Flames were weary at the end of their long trip, it didn’t show against the Predators. Matthew Tkachuk and Dougie Hamilton each had a goal and an assist in Calgary’s 4-3 victory over Nashville on Thursday night. Mark Jankowski and Curtis Lazar also scored, and David Rittich made 29 saves. The Flames won two of ...

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Kase scores as Ducks knock off Blackhawks, 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) Ondrej Kase had a goal and two assists, Adam Henrique scored in the third period and the Anaheim Ducks handed the Chicago Blackhawks their eighth straight loss with a 3-2 victory on Thursday night. Nick Ritchie added a goal and an assist and John Gibson made 42 saves as Anaheim improved to 1-1 on a four-game trip. The ...

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Bjugstad helps Panthers beat Canucks 4-3

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Jamie McGinn and his Florida Panthers teammates were thinking about the shooting back home as they faced the Vancouver Canucks. Many of the Panther players were emotional after their 4-3 victory Wednesday night. At least 17 people were killed in the shooting at Parkland, Fla. that’s near the practice facility. ”It was tough,” said McGinn, who ...

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Florida Panthers 4, Vancouver Canucks 3

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jamie McGinn and his Florida Panthers teammates were thinking about the shooting back home as they faced the Vancouver Canucks. Many of the Panther players were emotional after their 4-3 victory Wednesday night. At least 17 people were killed in the shooting at Parkland, Fla. that’s near the practice facility. “It was tough,” said McGinn, ...

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Ducks fall to Red Wings in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings are hoping to win enough before the trade deadline the franchise chooses to make a run for the postseason instead of trades for the future. Dylan Larkin and Frans Nielsen scored in the first two periods and Detroit held off the Anaheim Ducks for a 2-1 win on Tuesday night. “We’re not folding,” ...

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