Thursday, April 2, 2015
Alex Ovechkin is 29, and his hair is flecked with gray nowadays. His coaches and linemates keep changing, as have the ways opponents try to stop him.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop had two assists and Vladislav Namestnikov scored two goals as the Lightning clinched an Eastern Conference playoff berth with a 5-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens in the NHL on Monday.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason Chimera added two goals in the third period to rally the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Anze Kopitar scored with 4:23 left and defenseman Alec Martinez had two assists as the Los Angeles Kings won the third straight game of their road trip by beating the slumping New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Ales Hemsky scored twice in regulation and Tyler Seguin had the only goal in the shootout as the Dallas Stars beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Wednesday for their seventh win in eight games.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Marian Gaborik broke a second-period deadlock, and Jonathan Quick shook off an opening-minute goal to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Tuesday in a rematch of last year's Stanley Cup Final.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Anze Kopitar had a goal and two assists as the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings beat the New Jersey Devils 3-1 on Monday at the start of a five-game trip.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
The New York Rangers routed Anaheim 7-2 on Sunday to make it a three-way tie for the overall NHL lead alongside the Ducks and Montreal, with Derek Stepan breaking out of a long slump with two goals and an assist.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Justin Fontaine had a goal and two assists, and linemate Thomas Vanek also scored as the Minnesota Wild breezed by the St. Louis Blues with a 6-3 victory on Saturday.
Sunday, March 22, 2015
Tampa Bay strengthened its grip on an NHL playoff spot by beating Detroit 3-1 on Friday, opening an eight-point gap between the teams placed second and third in the Atlantic Division.