Sunday, December 21, 2014
The New York Islanders closed in on the NHL Eastern Conference lead with a 2-1 win at Detroit on Friday, with the winning goal awarded after a replay review to check it crossed the line.
Saturday, December 20, 2014
The NHL-leading Anaheim Ducks won 2-1 at Montreal on Thursday, with the Canadiens' defeat compounded by the loss of top scorer Max Pacioretty to injury.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Toronto scored four times in the third period to beat Anaheim 6-2 on Wednesday, pushing the Maple Leafs winning streak to six games while ending the streak of the NHL-leading Ducks at eight.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
James Reimer helped the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 4-3 shootout win over Los Angeles on Sunday, shutting out the Kings in the tiebreaker.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Kyle Okposo and Lubomir Visnovsky scored within a minute in the third period to lift the New York Islanders over Chicago 3-2 on Saturday night to end the Blackhawks' NHL-best, eight-game winning streak.
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Pittsburgh extended its long dominance of Calgary by beating the Flames 3-1 on Friday, giving the Penguins a share of the NHL Eastern Conference lead.
Saturday, December 13, 2014
St. Louis' Alexander Steen scored twice as the Blues won 6-3 on Thursday against the New York Islanders, who missed a chance to go top of the NHL's Metropolitan Division.
Archrivals India and Pakistan return to center stage in field hockey today after a controversial format helped them reach the Champions Trophy semifinals in Bhubaneswar.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Kevin Klein, bloodied earlier by a high stick that ripped off part of his ear, fired in a slap shot 3:45 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
David Perron scored the game winner midway through the third period as the Edmonton Oilers beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1 and ended an 11-game losing streak on Sunday.