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NEWARK, N.J. – NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Adam Henrique and Bobby Butler scored power-play goals during a 2:12 span in the third period, and the New Jersey Devils extended their winning streak to four games with a 3-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Saturda…

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DETROIT – Niklas Kronwall’s third-period goal broke a tie, and Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist in the Detroit Red Wings’ 2-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Henrik Zetterberg had two assists, and Jimmy Howard made 23 saves fo…

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Columbus Blue Jackets have reassigned defenceman David Savard to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass. The 22-year-old Savard has totalled 44:35 of ice time in three games played with Columbus. In 3…

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TORONTO – Jesse Blacker scored the winner and Jussi Rynnas made 24 saves Saturday as the Toronto Marlies downed the Chicago Wolves 4-2 in the American Hockey League. Mike Zigomanis and Joe Colborne scored on the power play for Toronto, while …

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SAN JOSE, Calif. – Mike Smith made 33 saves through overtime and then turned aside two more shots in the shootout to carry the Phoenix Coyotes to a 1-0 win over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday. The only offence in the entire game was provided…

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KENT, Wash. – Patrik Bartosak made 47 saves and Rhyse Dieno scored three times as the Red Deer Rebels doubled up the host Seattle Thunderbirds 6-3 on Friday in Western Hockey League action. Mathew Dumba had a goal and an assist for the Rebels…

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MONTREAL – Coach Michel Therrien won’t throw Ryan White under the bus but he’ll assign the young forward to the press box when the Montreal Canadiens face the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. White took a needless double minor …

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DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings have recalled forward Joakim Andersson from the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL. Detroit also placed goaltender Jonas Gustavsson on injured reserve. Gustavsson has appeared in one game for the Red Wings this s…

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The Calgary Flames have placed goaltender Miikka Kiprusoff and center Mikael Backlund on injured reserve. Kiprusoff suffered a lower-body injury in the second period of the Flames’ 4-1 victory at Detroit on Tuesday. He did not play the third p…

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For the first time in the country’s history, Slovenia will be playing in the Winter Olympics men’s hockey tournament. The Slovenians clinched an Olympic berth on Friday with a shocking 2-1 win over host country Denmark, giving the Slovenians a…

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