• Rangers slip past Capitals for 2-1 win

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mats Zuccarello scored a third-period goal and Henrik Lundqvist made 31 saves in the New York Rangers’ 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.

  • Tanev scores in overtime, Canucks edge Flames 2-1

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — After giving up a tying goal in the waning seconds of regulation, the Vancouver Canucks could have been discouraged.

  • Devils edge Islanders 3-2 behind Schneider’s 40 saves

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For a franchise with three Stanley Cup championships and a long list of postseason appearances, the modern-day New Jersey Devils find themselves having to learn the lessons their predecessors knew by rote.

  • Zucker has 2 goals, assist as Wild beat Predators 5-2

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jason Zucker scored two goals and added an assist as the Minnesota Wild beat the Nashville Predators 5-2 on Saturday night.

  • Zetterberg scores in shootout, Red Wings beat Capitals 3-2

    DETROIT (AP) — Henrik Zetterberg stepped onto the ice with a chance to put the Detroit Red Wings ahead in an extended shootout, and the Joe Louis Arena crowd cheered.

  • Jets spoil Julien’s Canadiens return with 3-1 victory

    MONTREAL (AP) — Patrik Laine and Mathieu Perreault each had a goal and an assist, and the Winnipeg Jets spoiled Claude Julien’s return to Montreal with a 3-1 victory over the Canadiens on Saturday.

  • NHL turns 100: Borje Salming hailed as European trailblazer

    TORONTO (AP) — Exceptionally fit and muscular still, Borje Salming sits at his locker with a familiar No. 21 Toronto Maple Leafs jersey hanging behind him while pecking out a message on his cellphone.

  • Host Japan off to winning start at Asian Winter Games

    SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — Japan overpowered defending champion Kazakhstan 6-0 in women’s ice hockey on Saturday, the first day of competition at the Asian Winter Games.

  • Panthers stay hot, down Ducks 4-1 behind goal from Jagr

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — If the Florida Panthers thrive on chaos — as interim head coach Tom Rowe described their recent penchant for high-scoring games — they are starting to learn how to channel it in the right way.

  • Mikko Rantanen lifts Avalanche past Hurricanes in OT

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mikko Rantanen scored at 4:23 of overtime to give Colorado a 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night, snapping the Avalanche’s losing streak at five games.