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.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Chicago's Jonathan Toews scored the only goal in the shootout to give the Blackhawks a 5-4 win against Nashville on Monday, opening a three-point lead over the Predators atop the NHL Central Division.
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
The Baltimore Ravens are back in the NFL playoffs after a 20-10 victory over Cleveland on Sunday, while the Seattle Seahawks earned home-ground advantage.
Monday, December 29, 2014
Sunday, December 28, 2014
Pete DeBoer, who coached the New Jersey Devils to the Stanley Cup finals in his first season in 2011-12, was fired Friday, with his aging and diminished team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season.
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Tampa Bay ended a run of ten successive defeats at the hands of Pittsburgh by beating the undermanned Penguins 4-3 on Tuesday, taking a share of the NHL Atlantic Division lead.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Anaheim's Ryan Kesler scored 58 seconds into overtime to give the Ducks a 3-2 victory over San Jose on Monday and took an eight-point lead over the Sharks in the NHL Pacific Division plus the overall league lead.
Monday, December 22, 2014
Derrick Pouliot scored in his NHL debut and Sidney Crosby ended his drought with a third-period goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins in their 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday.
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.