Posts Tagged Professional hockey

Derek Roy gets tiebreaking goal as Oilers beat Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche goalie Reto Berra (20) defends Edmonton Oilers' Anton Lander (51) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Edmonton, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Derek Roy helped the Edmonton Oilers recover after giving up an early three-goal lead.

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Judge lets ex-NHL player lawsuit over concussions continue

Vancouver Canucks' Derek Dorsett (51) flies over Winnipeg Jets' Lee Stempniak (20) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The NHL’s motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit brought by former players over concussion-related injuries has been largely rejected by a federal judge, allowing the claims to move forward.

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Once-proud Devils on verge of missing the playoffs again

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, right, stops the puck as New Jersey Devils' Adam Henrique (14) looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 23, 2015, in Newark, N.J. The Kings won 3-1. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It’s easy to look at the once-proud New Jersey Devils and think they’re an organization that’s seen better days.

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FBI investigating threats against New York Islanders’ Leddy

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The FBI is investigating social media threats made against New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy.

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Lightning rally for 4-3 win over Panthers

Florida Panthers left wing Jussi Jokinen (36), of Finland, gets knocked down on a check by Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mark Barberio (8) in front of Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy (88), of Russia, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Just when it looked as if Tampa Bay was headed for a rare home loss, Ryan Callahan and Nikita Kucherov stepped up for the Lightning.

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