Binnington backstops Blues to franchise record-tying 10th straight win

​The hottest team in the NHL keeps on winning, with a rookie goaltender helping to make history along the way. Jordan Binnington made 31 saves and the St. Louis Blues posted their third straight shutout, beating the hometown Minnesota Wild 4-0 on Sunday for their 10th straight win. Binnington made 21 saves to blank Arizona on Thursday, and… Read More »

Barkov’s between-the-legs beaut helps Panthers beat Canadiens

Aleksander Barkov got his second career hat trick and made his case for goal of the year as the Florida Panthers beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-3 on Sunday night. Barkov also had an assist to give him his third four-point game of his career. Riley Sheahan, Frank Vatrano and Denis Malgin also scored for the Panthers, and Keith Yandle… Read More »

Hip Check: Panthers’ Barkov scores one of the best goals you will ever see

Video Florida Panthers centre Aleksander Barkov scored a hat trick against the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night, including this between-the-legs beauty. Social Sharing February 18 Florida Panthers centre Aleksander Barkov scored a hat trick against the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night, including this between-the-legs beauty. 1:06

Hip Check: Panthers’ Barkov makes his case for goal of the year

Video Florida Panthers centre Aleksander Barkov scored a hat trick against the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night, including this between-the-legs beauty. Social Sharing February 18 Florida Panthers centre Aleksander Barkov scored a hat trick against the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night, including this between-the-legs beauty. 1:06

Ducks retire former captain Scott Niedermayer’s No. 27

The Anaheim Ducks raised Scott Niedermayer’s No. 27 to the rafters at the Honda Center, honouring the Hall of Fame defenceman who helped lead the Ducks to their only Stanley Cup title in 2007. The Ducks held the ceremony on Sunday night before their game against Washington. Niedermayer signed with Anaheim in 2005 after 13 seasons with New… Read More »

Canada beats U.S. to win inaugural women’s hockey Rivalry Series

Brianne Jenner and Blayre Turnbull scored, Shannon Szabados made 38 saves, and Canada beat the United States 2-0 on Sunday in Detroit to win the inaugural Rivalry Series. The Americans generated a lot of offence, especially during goal-mouth scrambles during a 21-shot second period and in the final minutes. Savannah Harmon had a goal for the Americans negated… Read More »

Canada beats U.S. to win inaugural Rivalry Series

Brianne Jenner and Blayre Turnbull scored, Shannon Szabados made 38 saves, and Canada beat the United States 2-0 on Sunday in Detroit to win the inaugural Rivalry Series. The Americans generated a lot of offence, especially during goal-mouth scrambles during a 21-shot second period and in the final minutes. Savannah Harmon had a goal for the Americans negated… Read More »

Hurricanes respond to Don Cherry calling team ‘a bunch of jerks’

Coach’s Corner star Don Cherry made his feelings known about the Carolina Hurricanes’ elaborate victory celebrations on Hockey Night In Canada on Saturday, calling the Hurricanes “a bunch of jerks.” The Hurricanes have adopted a few different celebrations after winning at home, including games of “Duck, Duck, Goose,” and simulating a walk-off home run: WATCH | Hurricanes celebrate… Read More »

Senators Down Jets on Dzingel OT Winner

WINNIPEG — Ryan Dzingel scored at 3:44 of overtime as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Saturday. Mark Stone, Rudolfs Balcers and Matt Duchene scored power-play goals for Ottawa. Stone and Dzingel each had one assist. Tyler Myers scored twice and Brandon Tanev added a goal and an assist for the Jets (36-19-4), who are 2-3-2 in… Read More »

Sharks ride balanced attack past Canucks

Joe Pavelski, Logan Couture and Timo Meier each had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks topped the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Saturday night. Pavelski snapped a tie 13:06 into the third period. Meier and Couture assisted on his team-leading 31st goal. The Sharks won for the seventh time in eight games to remain in… Read More »