Meier's shootout goal gives Sharks 2-1 win over Predators

SAN JOSE,Calif. (AP) — Timo Meier scored in the seventh round of the shootout and the San Jose Sharks defeated the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Saturday night. Tomas Hertl scored in re...

Perron scores in OT to lift Blues past Flames 3-2

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — David Perron scored a power-play goal 2:46 into overtime to lift the St. Louis to their seventh straight win, 3-2 over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night. R...

Pacific bird refuge struggles as ocean garbage patch grows

MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — Flying into the uninhabited Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Midway Atoll appears out of the vast blue Pacific as a tiny oasis of coral-fringed land wi...

Sharks withstand late surge by Wild in 6-5 victory

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Logan Couture had a goal and three assists, Evander Kane scored his team-leading 10th of the season and the San Jose Sharks held off the Minnesota Wild 6-5 on Thursday night. ...

Iconic Pacific bird sanctuary ravaged by plastic and death

MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — Flying into the uninhabited Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Midway Atoll appears out of the vast blue Pacific as a tiny oasis of coral-fringed land wi...

Marleau's goal helps Sharks beat Blackhawks 4-2 to snap skid

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Marleau celebrated his 800th consecutive game by scoring a goal, and the San Jose Sharks snapped a five-game losing streak Tuesday night with a 4-2 victory over the Chi...

Zuccarello, Staal lead Wild's rally to 4-2 win over Ducks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mats Zuccarello scored the tying breakaway goal and got an assist on Eric Staal's go-ahead goal early in the third period, and the Minnesota Wild snapped their five-game road lo...

Kane scores in overtime, Blackhawks beat Ducks 3-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Kane scored 24 second into overtime off a pass from Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 Sunday night. Rookie Adam Boqv...

Pettersson scores twice, Canucks beat Sharks 5-2

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Elias Pettersson scored two goals, Thatcher Demko had 24 saves and the Vancouver Canucks beat the San Jose Sharks 5-2 on Saturday night. Brandon Sutter, Jake ...

Hellebuyck's 51 saves lead Jets past Sharks 3-2

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Connor Hellebuyck made 51 saves to hold off a furious San Jose attack and Nikolaj Ehlers scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:24 left to send the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-2 victory o...

Getzlaf's goal, Gibson's 39 saves put Ducks past Canucks 2-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Getzlaf scored a breakaway goal 2:30 into overtime, and John Gibson made 39 saves in the Anaheim Ducks' 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Friday night. ...

World Cup final: Some players to watch in England vs Boks

TOKYO (AP) — South Africa and England will meet on Saturday in the Rugby World Cup final, a rematch of the championship decider that the Springboks won 15-6 in Paris in 2007. It's ti...

Jets say Byfuglien had ankle surgery, with team out of mix

The general manager of the Winnipeg Jets says absent defenseman Dustin Byfuglien has had ankle surgery and the team was not "directly involved" in the decision. Kevin Cheveldayoff on...

Fowler sets franchise record in Ducks' 7-4 win over Jets

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cam Fowler set a franchise record for career goals by an Anaheim Ducks defenseman in their 7-4 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night. John Gibson made 36...

Crosby, Simon lead Penguins to big win over Flyers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby and Dominik Simon scored during an early four-goal outburst, and the Pittsburgh Penguins drilled the Philadelphia Flyers 7-1 on Tuesday night. Crosby,...