Alex Edler scored 3:06 into overtime to give the Vancouver Canucks a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night. In a back-and-forth overtime, Edler one-timed a pass from Brock Boeser that just dribbled through the pads of David Rittich. Boeser and Elias Pettersson also scored for Vancouver (19-18-4).
Watch live coverage now as NHL commissioner Gary Bettman is expected to announce the league’s plans for expansion to Seattle. The ownership group, led by majority stakeholder David Bonderman and Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer, will pay a $650-million US expansion fee if approved. Seattle submitted its application for expansion in February, and has already secured more than
Former NHL forward Anson Carter wasn’t surprised when news broke Monday night of a video being posted online involving Ottawa Senators players joking about and criticizing their team’s coaches and defence. He thought it would be occurring more often. “You see cameras all the time. People could be eavesdropping on
Garret Sparks made 33 saves in a surprise start and Kasperi Kapanen scored twice as the Toronto Maple Leafs stretched their winning streak to five games with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night. Patrick Marleau and Mitch Marner had the other goals for Toronto (6-1-0),
Willie O’Ree, the NHL’s first black player, headlined Tuesday’s unveiling of this year’s Hockey Hall of Fame inductees. The 82-year-old Fredericton native had been eligible for induction since 1962. O’Ree broke into the league as a right-winger in 1958 and went on to play 45 NHL regular-season games for the