Posts Tagged Professional hockey

Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings

Police teams enter Centre Block at Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014.  A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman and people reported hearing gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was rushed away from Parliament Hill to an undisclosed location, according to officials. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Justin Tang)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The NHL postponed Wednesday night’s game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of the shootings in Ottawa.

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Your Top Plays for Today

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws during the first inning of Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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Palat scores winner to lead Lightning over Flames

Tampa Bay Lightning's Valtteri Filppula, right, from Finland, checks Calgary Flames' Mark Giordano during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. Tampa Bay won 2-1 in overtime. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — After a costly giveaway the night before that cost his team the game, Tampa Bay left-winger Ondrej Palat felt he owed the Lightning one. He didn’t wait long to make good on it.

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Lowry scores first goal to lift Jets over Canes

Winnipeg Jets' TJ Galiardi (21), Michael Frolik (67), Grant Clitsome (24) and Paul Postma (4) celebrate Adam Lowry's goal against the Carolina Hurricanes as Hurricanes' Brad Malone (24) skates by during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Adam Lowry was sporting a smile and a special grey helmet after he scored his first NHL goal in Winnipeg’s 3-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday.

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Boyes scores in OT to lift Panthers over Avalanche

Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo, left, makes stop of shot off the stick of Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Denver on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Roberto Luongo has made himself right at home against the Colorado Avalanche. He just needed a little extra time to continue his success against his former rivals.

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