MONTREAL — On a stage laid out directly onto the Bell Centre ice, the Montreal Canadiens introduced newly hired general manager Kent Hughes on Wednesday afternoon. The Beaconsfield, Que. native signed a five-year deal to team up with executive vice president of hockey operations Jeff Gorton and become the 18th GM in Habs history. The
Ryan Reaves is used to long scoring droughts during his 12-year career. He came through in a big way to end his latest one. Reaves scored his first two goals since joining the Rangers in the off-season, Adam Fox had two goals and an assist, and New York scored three times in the third period
Connor McDavid had just witnessed his Oilers surrender five goals in the third period against the NHL’s 30th-ranked team. Edmonton’s superstar captain also seemed at a loss for words in the wake of another crushing defeat. “I’m not sure what to tell you,” McDavid told reporters after dropping a 6-4 decision to the Ottawa Senators
Connor McDavid had just witnessed his Oilers surrender five goals in the third period against the NHL’s 30th-ranked team. Edmonton’s superstar captain seemed at a loss for words in the wake of another crushing defeat. “I’m not sure what to tell you,” McDavid told reporters after dropping a 6-4 decision to the Ottawa Senators on
DALLAS (AP) — Christian Dvorak scored twice, Sam Montembeault made a career-high 48 saves for his second win of the season and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Dallas Stars 5-3 Tuesday night for their third road win. Dvorak and Michael Pezzetta scored 22 seconds apart in the second period, and Tyler Toffoli, Dvorak and Josh
Sean Monahan’s first two-goal game of the season helped the slumping Calgary Flames to a surprise 5-1 victory over the NHL-leading Florida Panthers on Tuesday. After scoring a power-play goal on a deflection at 16:03 of the second period to make it 3-1, Monahan put the game away in the third, making it 5-1 at
MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens have named player agent Kent Hughes as the team’s 18th general manager. The Canadiens said in a release Tuesday the club has agreed to a five-year deal with the 51-year-old Montreal native. Hughes, who is bilingual, has been an agent and partner of Quebec-based firm Quartexx Management since 2016. Before
The Montreal Canadiens have named player agent Kent Hughes as the team’s 18th general manager. The Canadiens said in a news release Tuesday the club has agreed to a five-year deal with the 51-year-old Montreal native. Hughes, who is bilingual, has been an agent and partner of Quebec-based firm Quartexx Management since 2016. Before joining
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brayden Schenn and Ivan Barbashev each had two goals and two assists as the St. Louis Blues came from behind to beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 on Monday night. Ryan O’Reilly added a goal and two assists in the first meeting between the teams since they played back-to-back games in February
Nick Schmaltz and Johan Larsson each had a goal and an assist, and the Arizona Coyotes stretched the Montreal Canadiens’ losing streak to six games with a 5-2 win on Monday. Montreal’s first trip to Arizona since 2019 pitted the two teams at the bottom of the NHL standings and the league’s two lowest-scoring teams.
There sat the NHL’s best player looking like a beaten man. Connor McDavid perfectly encapsulated the frustration boiling inside the Edmonton Oilers fan base — not to mention the management suite — when he spoke to reporters following Saturday’s loss to Ottawa that included a blown 3-1 lead. The team has two wins in 14
Leah Marino scored twice for the Toronto Six in a 6-1 win Saturday over the visiting Buffalo Beauts. Mikyla Grant-Mentis had a goal and an assist for the Six, who claimed a fifth straight victory. The forward leads the Premier Hockey Federation in scoring with six goals and 11 assists in 10 games this season.
NORTH BAY, Ont. – Anthony Tabak had two goals and two assists to lead the Barrie Colts to an 8-2 rout of the North Bay Battalion in the Ontario Hockey League on Sunday. Brandt Clarke had a goal and two assists, while Ben Pickell, Beau Jelsma, Ethan Cardwell and Ryan Del Monte also scored for
Elias Pettersson insisted he never worried throughout a monthlong drought about when his next goal would come. “Sometimes it just doesn’t go your way,” he said. “I know what I’m capable of.” The gifted Swede showed Sunday what he’s capable of, scoring twice to help the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 and snap
Nashville Predators (24-12-3, second in the Central) vs. St. Louis Blues (22-11-5, third in the Central) St. Louis; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: St. Louis hosts the Nashville Predators after Ryan O’Reilly scored two goals in the Blues’ 6-5 loss to the Maple Leafs. The Blues are 8-4-2 against the rest of their division.
Josh Norris scored a pair of goals as the Ottawa Senators erased a 3-1 third-period deficit in a 6-4 come-from-behind victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Adam Gaudette, Alex Formenton, Artem Zub and Zach Sanford also scored for the Senators (11-18-2), who have won two straight and won their first game this season when
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mikko Rantanen and Nathan MacKinnon scored two goals each, Darcy Kuemper had 20 saves for his first shutout of the season, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-0 on Saturday night. Nazem Kadri also scored as Colorado had three goals in a 3:41 span of the second period to
Ilya Mikheyev scored the go-ahead goal with 3:15 remaining, lifting the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 6-5 victory over St. Louis on Saturday night. Timothy Liljegren, Mitch Marner, Auston Matthews, John Tavares and Michael Bunting also scored for Toronto. “That’s crazy, a roller-coaster ride,” Marner said. “Obviously, that’s not the game we kind of want