Kopitar scores 4 times, Kings cruise to 7-1 win…

Anze Kopitar became the first Kings player with a four-goal game since 1993, Jonathan Quick stopped 29 shots and Los Angeles picked up another valuable road win by cruising past the Colorado Avalanche 7-1 on Thursday night

Grubauer lifts Capitals to 1-0 win over Red Wings

Philipp Grubauer made 39 saves for his third shutout of the season, and Brett Connolly scored the game's only goal on a third-period breakaway to lift the Washington Capitals to a 1-0 victory over the Detroit Red Wings

Pastrnak scores with 12 seconds left, Bruins edge Stars 3-2

David Pastrnak broke a tie with 12 seconds left and the Boston Bruins scored three straight goals in the third period to rally past the fading Dallas Stars 3-2

Blue Jackets shut out Panthers 4-0 for 10th…

Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 33 shots for his fifth shutout of the season, Cam Atkinson had a goal and an assist and the Columbus Blue Jackets shut out the Florida Panthers 4-0 for their 10th straight win

Coyotes score goal after puck gets stuck in…

Alex Gologoski scored perhaps the weirdest goal of the season after the puck got stuck in Carolina goalie Cam Ward's skate

Berglund scores twice as streaking Blues beat Canucks 4-1

Patrik Berglund scored twice and the surging St. Louis Blues beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-1 for their fourth consecutive victory

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Sidney Crosby has highlight-reel goal, milestone…

Sidney Crosby ignited a rally with a highlight-reel goal and became the third active player with 700 career assists in the Pittsburgh Penguins' 5-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens

NHL GMs call for change on goalie interference…

NHL general managers recommended shifting the decision on a coach's challenge for goalie interference from on-ice officials to the league's situation room in Toronto.

Jets edge Ducks 3-2 in OT to set franchise mark for points

Kyle Connor scored 3:16 into overtime and the Winnipeg Jets edged the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 to set a single-season franchise record for points

Metropolitan Division madness gets contenders…

A tight race among contenders in the Metropolitan Division should have the top five teams battle-tested and playoff-ready

Senators say son of captain Erik Karlsson has died

The Ottawa Senators say the son of captain Erik Karlsson has died

Hall's winner lifts Devils past Penguins 4-3 in overtime

Taylor Hall beat Matt Murray on a breakaway 27 seconds into overtime to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins

Rinne gets 40th win as Predators beat Sabres 4-0

Pekka Rinne stopped 35 shots for his eighth shutout of the season and the Nashville Predators set a franchise record by earning a point in their 15th consecutive game with a 4-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres

Atkinson scores in OT to lift Blue Jackets past…

Cam Atkinson scored 2:55 into overtime to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-4 victory over Boston for their eighth straight victory, spoiling a splendid NHL debut for Bruins forward Ryan Donato

Niemi stops 35 shots in Canadiens' 3-0 win over Sabres

Antti Niemi stopped 35 shots for his first shutout in 27 months, and the Montreal Canadiens snapped a seven-game road skid with a 3-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night

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Simmonds scores 2 goals, helps lift Flyers past…

Wayne Simmonds scored two goals help lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Washington Capitals 6-3

Rask, Bruins hand Lightning first SO of season in…

Tuukka Rask stopped 23 shots to hand Tampa Bay its first shutout of the season and lifting the Boston Bruins over the Lightning 3-0

Couture's OT goal sends Sharks past Golden Knights 2-1

Logan Couture scored 39 seconds into overtime to send the San Jose Sharks to their season-high sixth straight victory with a 2-1 win over the Vegas Golden Knights

Predators clinch playoff spot with 4-2 win over…

Colton Sissons and Filip Forsberg each scored twice, backup goaltender Juuse Saros stopped 33 shots and the Nashville Predators became the first NHL team to clinch a playoff spot this season by beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-2

Kovalchuk aiming for NHL return after 5 years away

Former NHL forward Ilya Kovalchuk says he wants to return to the league this summer and play there for "several more years."

Canucks beat Blackhawks 5-2, stop 7-game slide

Edler scores twice as Canucks stop 7-game slide with 5-2 win over Blackhawks

Alex Ovechkin joins NHL's exclusive 600-goal club

Capitals star Alex Ovechkin becomes 20th NHL player to score 600 goals

Ovechkin vs. Laine vs. Malkin: NHL stars race to…

The NHL's race to 50 goals pits Alex Ovechkin, Patrik Laine and Evgeni Malkin against each other and the calendar with less a month left in the season

Matthews scores as Leafs down Predators 5-2

Auston Matthews had a goal in his return from a shoulder injury that sidelined him for 10 games and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Nashville Predators 5-2

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McDavid has 2 goals, 2 assists; Oilers top Senators

Connor McDavid had two goals and two assists to lead the Edmonton Oilers to a 6-2 win over the Ottawa Senators

Miller, Point help Lightning hold off Islanders, 7-6

J.T. Miller scored twice, Brayden Point had a goal and two assists, and the high-scoring Tampa Bay Lightning held off the New York Islanders 7-6

Konecny scores twice to lift Flyers over Rangers 4-3

Travis Konecny scored twice, Claude Giroux had three assists and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 4-3