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Canadiens acquire Jeff Petry from Oilers for draft picks

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens have made the first major move on the morning of the NHL’s trade deadline day by acquiring Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers for draft picks.

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Canucks beat Blues 6-5 in shootout after blowing 3-goal lead

Vancouver Canucks' Ronalds Kenins, of Latvia, from left to right, Zack Kassian, Henrik Sedin, of Sweden, and Yannick Weber, of Switzerland, celebrate Sedin's goal against the St. Louis Blues during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks held a three-goal lead in the third period, and appeared on their way to an easy victory.

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Ovechkin scores twice as Capitals blank Maple Leafs 4-0

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, lunges for the puck with Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Stephane Robidas (12), as goalie James Reimer moving to cover it, in the first period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin’s offensive performance against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night was impressive.

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Ladd lifts Jets to 5-2 win over Kings

Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16)  and Michael Frolik (67) celebrate after Ladd scored his second goal of the game against the Los Angeles Kings' goaltender Jonathan Quick (32) during second period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets added two points in the standings and one forward to their depth chart as they continued their playoff push on Sunday.

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Flames claim David Schlemko off waivers from Stars

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The Calgary Flames have traded Curtis Glencross to the Washington Capitals.

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