Monday, January 12, 2015
Sidney Crosby scored a power-play goal 3:41 into overtime to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 on Saturday.
Sunday, January 11, 2015
John Tavares forced overtime with a goal moments after a power play expired, and then scored unassisted with 1:55 left in the extra period to lead the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.
Saturday, January 10, 2015
St. Louis scored the final four goals to turn a one-goal lead into a 7-2 rout of San Jose on Thursday, continuing a rich vein of form for the Blues, who have netted 20 times in three games.
Thursday, January 8, 2015
Tampa Bay claimed outright leadership of the NHL's Eastern Conference by winning 4-2 at nearest rival Montreal on Tuesday, with the Lightning scoring all four of its goals in the second period.
Monday, January 5, 2015
A month shy of 43, Jaromir Jagr is still setting scoring records. Jagr scored three times to pass Gordie Howe and become the oldest NHL player to record a hat trick, leading New Jersey to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.
Sunday, January 4, 2015
Michael Bournival scored his first two goals of the season and Carey Price made 22 saves as the Montreal Canadiens extended their winning streak to five games with a 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils in the NHL on Friday.
Russia defeated the United States 3-2 on Friday to reach the semifinals of the hockey world junior championships, while Sweden knocked out defending champion Finland.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
You need a good reason to brave near-freezing New Year's Day temperatures, perhaps nursing a hangover, and trek all the way out to a baseball stadium.
Friday, January 2, 2015
San Jose goaltender Antti Niemi held Anaheim scoreless for only the second time this season, helping the Sharks to a 3-0 victory over the NHL-leading Ducks on Wednesday.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Nashville's Shea Weber scored twice to lead the Predators to a 3-2 win over St. Louis on Tuesday, closing within a point of the NHL Central Division lead.