Washington's Justin Williams scored in overtime to lift the Capitals over the New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday, maintaining their healthy lead atop the NHL's Metropolitan Division.
Not long after assisting on the go-ahead goal with 122 seconds remaining in a victory over his former team, Washington Capitals forward Justin Williams stood in a hallway not far from the visitor's locker room and caught up with a couple of members of the Los Angeles Kings.
Oliver Ekman-Larsson had a goal and two assists, helping the Arizona Coyotes roll over Montreal 6-2 Monday night to complete a season sweep over the Canadiens for the first time in 36 seasons as a franchise.
Dallas' Tyler Seguin scored twice during a four-goal second period and the Stars held off Washington 4-3 in Sunday's battle between the respective NHL Conference leaders.
New York Rangers centerman J.T. Miller scored for the ninth game in ten to lead the hosts to a 2-1 win against New Jersey on Monday, opening a six-point gap between the NHL Metropolitan Division rivals.
Washington's Alex Ovechkin became the third player in NHL history to reach 30 goals in each of his first 11 seasons as the Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Sunday.
Moments after his 1,000th NHL game -- and 546th win -- Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock laid out his long-range blueprint. Asked if he had another 1,000 games in him, Babcock cited his contract with Toronto.
Jack Riley, the U.S. Army coach who in 1960 guided the U.S. to its first Olympic gold medal in hockey, has died. He was 95.
Music City waited 18 years to host the NHL All-Star game.
Jaromir Jagr wishes he wasn't at the All-Star game. The NHL's oldest player, who will turn 44 next month, would rather be working out and skating in South Florida.