• Canadiens use big 2nd period to beat slumping Blues 5-2

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brendan Gallagher got a lucky bounce, and the Montreal Canadiens took over from there. Gallagher, Jonathan Drouin and Nick Suzuki scored in the second period, and the Canadiens beat the St.…

  • Canadiens-Blues Sums

    Montreal 1 3 1—5 St. Louis 1 0 1—2 First Period_1, Montreal, Weal 2 (Tatar, Domi), 5:57 (pp). 2, St. Louis, Schwartz 1 (Pietrangelo, Tarasenko), 7:08. Penalties_Faulk, STL, (tripping), 4:22; Tatar, MTL, (roughing), 12:45; Lehkonen,…

  • Bernie: The Blues Have A Good Record, But Need To Get Back To Playing True-Blue Hockey

    The Blues are off to an interesting start to the season. An unusual start. An enigmatic start. That isn’t a complaint; it’s an observation. At 3-1-3 the Blues have done well to collect points. They’ve…

  • Canucks down Blues in shootout, get 1st road win

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Thatcher Demko is making the most of his time in the Canucks’ starting lineup. Demko made 34 saves in regulation and overtime and stopped all six shots in a shootout to…

  • Canucks-Blues Sums

    Vancouver 0 2 1 0—4 St. Louis 1 2 0 0—3 Vancouver won shootout 1-0. First Period_1, St. Louis, Fabbri 1 (Steen, Bozak), 14:25. Penalties_Stecher, VAN, (interference), 2:56; O’Reilly, STL, (tripping), 4:07; Edler, VAN, (tripping),…

  • Backlund propels Flames to 2-1 victory over Ducks

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cam Talbot and Michael Stone haven’t played much through the first three weeks of the Calgary Flames’ season. They made the most of their opportunities Sunday night. Talbot made 29 saves…

  • Flames-Ducks Sums

    Calgary 0 1 1—2 Anaheim 0 1 0—1 First Period_None. Penalties_Jankowski, CGY, (tripping), 12:48. Second Period_1, Anaheim, Silfverberg 5 (H.Lindholm, Manson), 0:12. 2, Calgary, Stone 1 (Brodie, Gaudreau), 15:32. Penalties_Stone, CGY, (tripping), 6:10. Third Period_3,…

  • Jets snap 3-game losing streak, beat Oilers in shootout

    WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Connor Hellebuyck’s first shutout of the season couldn’t have come at a better time for the Winnipeg Jets. Kyle Connor and Patrik Laine scored in the shootout and the Jets snapped…

  • Wilson snaps tie with 3rd period goal, Caps edge Blackhawks

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Washington Capitals admitted they weren’t at their best. Still good enough to pull out a win to start a five-game road trip. Tom Wilson broke a tie with 8:13 left and…

  • Capitals-Blackhawks Sums

    Washington 1 1 3—5 Chicago 0 1 2—3 First Period_1, Washington, Oshie 7 (Kuznetsov), 9:25 (pp). Penalties_Shaw, CHI, (holding), 9:17; Eller, WSH, (tripping), 12:59; Gudas, WSH, served by Vrana, (roughing), 20:00; Gudas, WSH, (cross checking),…