Red Wings beat Devils 4-3 with 2 short-handed goals in 3rd

DETROIT (AP) — Justin Abdelkader scored a short-handed goal midway through the third period and Trevor Daley put the puck in an empty net for another short-handed score in the final minute, helping th...

Matthews scores 2 and helps Maple Leafs beat Red Wings 5-3

DETROIT (AP) — Auston Matthews scored twice for a league-leading nine goals — tying an NHL record after five games — and helped the Toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings 5-3 Thursday night. ...

Panarin scores, lifts Blue Jackets to 3-2 OT win over Wings

DETROIT (AP) — Artemi Panarin scored midway through overtime, lifting the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night in the opener for both teams. ...

Jets, Preds, Knights and Sharks among teams to beat in West

A team from the West has not won the Stanley Cup the previous three seasons, the conference's longest drought in the 13-year salary cap era. Before the Washington Capitals won it las...

Tavares, Karlsson prove NHL players in their prime can move

It's rare for a franchise player in his prime to leave an NHL team via free agency or trade. This offseason, it happened twice. Toronto signed John Tavares away fro...

Red Wings need Larkin to step up in new era

DETROIT (AP) — Dylan Larkin has suddenly become a veteran at the age of 22 for the Detroit Red Wings. "It could be the first time I'm not the youngest guy on the team," Larkin said. ...

Red Wings, Henrik Zetterberg say his playing career is over

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings and Henrik Zetterberg say his professional hockey career is over due to a back injury. The team and Zetterberg made the announcement Friday at th...

US-born NHL players gather to honor late USA Hockey exec

PLYMOUTH, Mich. (AP) — Dozens of U.S.-born NHL players paid tribute to Jim Johannson and raised funds for two of his favorite causes, his 2-year-old daughter and grassroots hockey. A...

All eyes on Sweden's Rasmus Dahlin as NHL draft arrives

Rasmus Dahlin is drawing comparisons to a pair of the best defenseman in the game today and to one of the best of all time. No pressure. The smooth-skating, play-ma...

Gallant, Maurice took long road to lead Golden Knights, Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Gerard Gallant and Paul Maurice do not know each other well despite having their NHL coaching careers overlap for several years. The men behind the benches ...

Marchessault makes Golden Knights glad Panthers gave him up

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault was left unprotected in the expansion draft by the Florida Panthers, who seemed to determine his breakout season was a fluke. Oops. ...

Marchessault-led Golden Knights top Jets 3-1 in Game 2

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 30 shots, lifting the Vegas Golden Knights to a 3-1 series-evening win over the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night...

The Jets built Cup contender by drafting, developing talent

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Not many people, if any, expected the Winnipeg Jets to have one of the NHL's best teams this season. Vegas Golden Knights assistant general manager Kelly Mc...

Jets D Dustin Byfuglien poses big problem for Golden Knights

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Dustin Byfuglien is a big problem for Vegas. The 6-foot-5, 260-pound Winnipeg defenseman can do it all, as the Golden Knights saw up close when he helped th...

Jets jump on Golden Knights early, open series with 4-1 win

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Dustin Byfuglien scored about a minute after the puck dropped and the Winnipeg Jets built a three-goal lead early in the first period and went on to beat the Vegas Golden Kni...