Posts in category

Hockey


DALLAS — Jaromir Jagr became the 12th player in NHL history to reach 1,000 career assists when the 41-year-old helped set up Dallas teammate Jamie Benn’s power-play goal at 2:10 of the third period against Minnesota on Friday night. Jagr fed R…

37

OSHAWA, Ont. – Boone Jenner scored twice to lead the Oshawa Generals to a 3-2 win over the visiting Niagara IceDogs on Friday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action. The victory moves Oshawa into second-round play while Niagara has been elim…

37

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Andrew MacWilliam of Calgary and Danny Kristo scored in a 57-second span early in the third period in North Dakota’s 2-1 comeback victory over Niagara on Friday night in the NCAA West Regional semifinals. Second-seeded N…

43

New Jersey defense prospect Jon Merrill made his professional debut with the Albany Devils of the AHL on Friday after signing a three-year, entry-level contract earlier in the week. Merrill, New Jersey’s second-round pick (No. 38) in 2010, had …

36

The top-seeded team in the NCAA West Regional is gone. Jesse Root scored 9 seconds into overtime to give fourth-seeded Yale a 3-2 victory against Minnesota in the first regional semifinal Friday in Grand Rapids, Mich. Kenny Agostino — one o…

40

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Pascal Dupuis scored twice and Evgeni Malkin had a goal in his return to the lineup, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-0 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night for their 14th straight win. Chris Kunitz had a g…

40

TORONTO – Joffrey Lupul scored with 3:10 remaining and Jay McClement and Nikolai Kulemin added empty-net goals as the Toronto Maple Leafs staved off a Carolina comeback, defeating the Hurricanes 6-3 in NHL play Thursday. Lupul raced past Joe …

37

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Scott Laughton continued his torrid playoff scoring pace with two goals and two assists as the Oshawa Generals defeated the Niagara IceDogs 4-1 on Thursday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action. Laughton now has five …

35

PHILADELPHIA – Colin McDonald scored two goals, Josh Bailey tallied the clinching score in the shootout and the New York Islanders won again on the road, coming up with a 4-3 shootout victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night. Jo…

40

OTTAWA – Andre Benoit scored the winner and Ben Bishop turned aside 24 shots Thursday as the Ottawa Senators defeated the New York Rangers 3-0. Guillaume Latendresse and Colin Greening, into an empty net, also scored for the Senators (19-9-6)…

38