Hockey

Stars acquire Greg Pateryn from Canadiens for…

The Dallas Stars have acquired defenseman Greg Pateryn and a fourth-round pick from the Montreal Canadiens for defenseman Jordie Benn

Maple Leafs acquire Brian Boyle from Lightning

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired forward Brian Boyle in a trade with the Tampa Bay Lightning

Trades hinging on playoff success are 'in vogue' in the NHL

Trades hinging on playoff success are 'in vogue' in the NHL

LA Kings acquire goalie Ben Bishop in trade with…

The Los Angeles Kings have acquired goaltender Ben Bishop in a trade with the Tampa Bay Lightning

Former NHL enforcer suspended as youth coach…

Former NHL enforcer Andrew Peters has been suspended indefinitely as coach of a youth hockey team pending a Buffalo police investigation into his role in an on-ice brawl

Vrbata's late goal lifts Coyotes past Sabres

Radim Vrbata scored with 18.9 seconds left to cap Arizona's three-goal third period and lift the Coyotes over the Buffalo Sabres 3-2

Crosby scores 34th, Penguins top Flyers 4-2 at…

Sidney Crosby scored his NHL-leading 34th goal, Matt Murray made 35 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins edged the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 at blustery Heinz Field on Saturday night

Capitals beat Oilers to extend home winning…

Justin Williams and Tom Wilson scored as the Washington Capitals beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Friday night to tie the franchise record with their 13th consecutive home victory

Turris, Anderson lead Senators to 2-1 win over Panthers

Kyle Turris scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and Craig Anderson stopped 37 shots to lift the Ottawa Senators over the Florida Panthers 2-1

Anisimov scores late to lift surging Blackhawks past Blues

Artem Anisimov scored with 5:20 left in the third period to lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the St. Louis Blues 4-2 for their fourth straight win and ninth in their last 10

Wild acquire center Martin Hanzal in trade with Coyotes

The Minnesota Wild have acquired Czech center Martin Hanzal from the Arizona Coyotes in a trade that includes several draft picks

Atkinson, Wennberg lead Blue Jackets to 5-2 win over Rangers

Cam Atkinson and Alexander Wennberg each scored twice to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers

Forsberg, Neal lead Predators over Oilers 5-4

Filip Forsberg scored for the fourth straight game, Viktor Arvidsson got the go-ahead goal and the Nashville Predators beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-4

Gaudreau has 2 goals and an assist, Flames beat Hurricanes

Johnny Gaudreau had two goals and an assist to help the Calgary Flames beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Sunday

Bergeron scores 2, Bruins beat Stars 6-3 to end winning trip

Patrice Bergeron had two goals and an assist as the Boston Bruins beat the Dallas Stars 6-3 Sunday, improving to 6-1 under interim coach Bruce Cassidy. Boston completed a 3-1 road trip

Sharks get 4-1 win while Canucks battle mumps

Patrick Marleau scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and Martin Jones made 35 saves, helping the San Jose Sharks beat the undermanned Vancouver Canucks 4-1

Jeremy Smith gets first NHL win as Avalanche beat Sabres 5-3

Gabriel Landeskog had two goals and an assist, and Jeremy Smith made 34 saves for his first NHL win as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3

Shaw's OT goal gives Canadiens 14th straight win over Leafs

Andrew Shaw scored 1:06 into overtime and the Montreal Canadiens beat Toronto 3-2 for their 14th consecutive victory over the Maple Leafs

Nashville Predators score 3 in 2nd period, beat Capitals 5-2

Filip Forsberg scored the winning goal and had two assists as the Nashville Predators scored three in the second period Saturday in beating the Washington Capitals 5-2

Zibanejad scores in OT to help Rangers beat Devils again

Mika Zibanejad scored 1:16 into overtime and the New York Rangers rallied to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3

Back from break, Blue Jackets sharp in routing Islanders 7-0

Josh Anderson and Nick Foligno each scored twice, sending the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 7-0 romp over the New York Islanders

Jonathan Quick returns to spark Kings to 4-1 win over Ducks

Jonathan Quick made 32 saves in his return from a groin injury, and Tyler Toffoli scored two of Los Angeles' four third-period goals in a 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday

Benn's goal breaks tie in 3rd, Stars beat Coyotes 5-2

Jamie Benn scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period, and the Dallas Stars beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2

Johnson leads Flames past Panthers 4-2 for 3rd straight

Chad Johnson made 36 saves during his first start in five games to lead the Calgary Flames past the Florida Panthers 4-2 for their third consecutive victory

Lack gets 9th career shutout, Hurricanes beat Senators 3-0

Eddie Lack stopped 34 shots for his ninth career shutout to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-0 victory over the Ottawa Senators