Posts Tagged Men’s hockey

Nash scores twice to reach 20; Rangers top Flames

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, left, from Sweden, juggles the puck as Calgary Flames' Lance Bouma looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Calgary, Alberta, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Rick Nash is enjoying the best scoring stretch of his career, and the New York Rangers are reaping the benefits.

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Scheifele scores 2 to help Jets stop Sabres, 5-1

Winnipeg Jets' Mark Scheifele (55) celebrates a goal against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mark Scheifele laughed as he described how his Winnipeg Jets teammates tried to help him complete a hat trick Tuesday night.

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Coyotes pull out 2-1 win over Oilers in OT

Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl (29) skates with the puck in front of Arizona Coyotes' Martin Hanzal (11), of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored with 0.3 seconds left in overtime, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 Tuesday night to end a team-record nine-game home losing streak.

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Kane’s late goal lifts Blackhawks past Wild 5-3

Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) trips Minnesota Wild right wing Nino Niederreiter on a breakaway against goalie Antti Raanta, during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Chicago. Niederreiter was awarded a penalty shot on the play which he made. The Blackhawks won 5-3. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 3:28 left, and the Chicago Blackhawks bounced back to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on Tuesday night for their 13th win in 15 games.

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Tarasenko scores 3 in Blues’ comeback win over LA

St. Louis Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko, of Russia, is congratulated by teammate Kevin Shattenkirk, left, after scoring his second goal of an NHL hockey game during the third period against the Los Angeles Kings, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in St. Louis. Tarasenko scored a third goal later in the period to help the Blues to a 5-2 victory. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko scored three goals, and the streaking St. Louis Blues netted four in the third period in a 5-2 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.

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