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Chicago's Hossa notches 1,000th career point

Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa had a memorable night in the city where his NHL career began. Hossa had a goal and an assist in the Blackhawks’ 5-4 shootout win over the Ottawa Senators, reaching two milestones where he got his start back in 1997. Hossa’s goal with 6:10 left ...

Hockey legend Howe resting after stroke

Oct 29, 2014

Hockey legend Howe resting after stroke

Ice hockey great Gordie Howe has lost some function on the right side of his body after having a stroke Sunday in Texas. Howe’s daughter Cathy on Tuesday said the 86-year-old Detroit Red Wings legend had lost much use of his right arm and ...

Rangers stage huge rally to beat Wild

Oct 28, 2014

Rangers stage huge rally to beat Wild

The New York Rangers could have been counted out multiple times against the Minnesota Wild. Such as when forward Chris Kreider was ejected in the first period or when defenseman John Moore was kicked out in the second, or when the Wild scored two ...

Kings complete perfect homestand

Oct 27, 2014

Kings complete perfect homestand

The line of Jeff Carter, Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson is putting up big numbers for the surging Los Angeles Kings. Carter, Toffoli and Pearson each scored and combined for 10 points in a 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday, helping ...

Nielsen hat trick ignites Islanders

Oct 26, 2014

Nielsen hat trick ignites Islanders

Frans Nielsen has seen a lot with the New York Islanders since the 2006-07 season — and much of it has been frustrating. But in his 455th game, Nielsen notched his first hat trick, and the Islanders outlasted the Dallas Stars in a wild ...

Avalanche bury Canucks

Oct 25, 2014

Avalanche bury Canucks

Colorado’s best game of the season began with a goal for Vancouver just 10 seconds into the opening period. The Avalanche dominated the rest of the way. Jarome Iginla collected his first two goals for Colorado and had an assist, helping the Avalanche beat ...

Red Wings down Pens in dramatic comeback

Oct 25, 2014

Red Wings down Pens in dramatic comeback

Facing a two-goal deficit with 2:55 remaining, the Detroit Red Wings pulled goalie Jimmy Howard for an extra skater — the last, desperate option for a team with nothing much left to lose. “We had enough time,” forward Henrik Zetterberg said. The Red Wings ...

Perry nets hat trick as Ducks reel off sixth straight victory

Oct 23, 2014

Perry nets hat trick as Ducks reel off sixth straight victory

Corey Perry’s fast start has mirrored that of the Anaheim Ducks, and Frederik Andersen’s stingy goaltending has been equally beneficial. Perry had his second hat trick of the season and the two-time defending Pacific Division champions beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Wednesday night ...

Special teams help Bruins edge Sharks

Oct 22, 2014

Special teams help Bruins edge Sharks

Boston’s power play finally came through with two early goals Tuesday night. The other side of the Bruins’ special teams unit delivered in the end. Gregory Campbell netted the game-winner with less than 10 minutes remaining and the Bruins fended off a late four-minute ...

Oct 21, 2014

Oilers keep Stamkos in check to notch win

The Edmonton Oilers are no longer the only team in the Western Conference without a win. Taylor Hall scored a penalty-shot goal and added an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins netted the winner in the final minutes to lift Edmonton to a 3-2 victory over ...

Quick stands tall for Kings in win

Oct 20, 2014

Quick stands tall for Kings in win

The Los Angeles Kings spent much of the afternoon trapped in their own end while the Minnesota Wild pelted them with 41 shots. Thanks to Jonathan Quick and two more timely contributions from That 70s Line, the Kings are still perfect on their homestand. ...

Stamkos stars in Tampa win

Oct 19, 2014

Stamkos stars in Tampa win

The Vancouver Canucks were already praising Steven Stamkos hours before they faced the Tampa Bay Lightning star on the ice. Stamkos scored on a breakaway on the Lightning’s first shot as part of a two-goal performance and Tampa Bay beat Vancouver 4-2 on Saturday ...

Oilers can't find a way to defeat Miller

Oct 18, 2014

Oilers can't find a way to defeat Miller

Ryan Miller remained perfect against the Edmonton Oilers in his career and kept the Vancouver Canucks perfect this season. Miller made 28 saves to record his 30th career shutout — and improve to 9-0 against Edmonton — as the Canucks beat the struggling Oilers ...