Posts Tagged Professional hockey

Comeau’s hat trick lifts Penguins over Toronto 4-3

Pittsburgh Penguins' Blake Comeau (17) celebrates his goal in front of Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Comeau completed his second career hat trick with a slap shot past Jonathan Bernier 2:07 into overtime, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night.

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Tremblay, Stanley Cup winner with Canadiens, dies

MONTREAL (AP) — Gilles Tremblay, a former Montreal Canadiens forward who played on four Stanley Cup-winning teams in the 1960s, has died. He was 75.

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Predators start strong with new coach, players

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, is congratulated after stopping all the shots in a shootout against the Los Angeles Kings at an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won the shootout to win the game 4-3. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pinning down a single reason for the Nashville Predators’ resurgence this season is nearly impossible.

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Canucks’ Miller makes 20 saves, beats Devils 2-0

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Ryan Stanton (18) stops a shot as goalie Ryan Miller looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Even though Ryan Miller didn’t know late Canucks coach Pat Quinn well, the Vancouver goalie went a long way to honor his memory.

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Ducks beat Flames at home for 19th straight time

Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf, left, and goalie Frederik Andersen, of Denmark, celebrate their team's 3-2 win against the Calgary Flames in an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Forgive the Calgary Flames if they don’t look forward to any more trips to Anaheim.

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