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Brent Burns, Joe Pavelski and Tommy Wingels scored in the San Jose Sharks' seventh win at Staples Center in their last eight trips, 3-2 over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Every game in the San Jose Sharks' rivalry series with Los Angeles takes a bit extra out of both teams....

Connor McDavid scored the winning goal in overtime as the Edmonton Oilers won their fourth game in a row, 4-3 over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Connor McDavid earned his 100th career NHL point - but his 102nd was an even bigger deal....

Ondrej Pavelec made 30 saves in his season debut, and the Winnipeg Jets halted a four-game losing streak with goals from six players in a 6-3 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Wednesday night
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) -- Ondrej Pavelec was glad his long wait to get back to the NHL ended with a victory - even if it wasn't his best game....

Thomas Vanek and Frans Nielsen scored in a shootout, lifting Detroit to a comeback 6-5 win over Boston on Wednesday night

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DETROIT (AP) -- Thomas Vanek and the Detroit Red Wings have been perfect in shootouts this season....

Eric Fehr and Jake Guentzel scored in the second period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins past the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Wednesday night
MONTREAL (AP) -- Matt Murray got back into form, and that's good news for the Pittsburgh Penguins....

Henrik Sedin scored in the third period for his 999th NHL point, Ryan Miller made 30 saves and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Nashville Predators 1-0
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Henrik Sedin wasn't interested in taking much credit for his 999th NHL point....

Rickard Rakell scored a power-play goal off a faceoff 54 seconds into overtime, and the surging Anaheim Ducks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 Tuesday night for their seventh win in nine games

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Ducks' power play was in a major slump, and 3-on-3 overtime had been a regular nightmare for an otherwise ascendant team....

Mikael Backlund scored twice in a 13-second span in the second period to break a 2-all tie and the Calgary Flames won 5-2 over the Florida Panthers
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Flanked by another veteran in Michael Frolik and rambunctious rookie Matthew Tkachuk, Calgary center Mikael Backlund continues to be one of the hottest players in the NHL....

Mike Hoffman and Mark Stone each scored twice to lead the Ottawa Senators over the St. Louis Blues 6-4

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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Mark Stone's pain didn't last long....

Vinnie Hinostroza scored twice in the third period, including the go-ahead goal with 11:49 remaining, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied for a 6-4 win over the Colorado Avalanche

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DENVER (AP) -- Vinnie Hinostroza scored twice in the third period, including the go-ahead goal with 11:49 remaining, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied for a 6-4 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night....


  • Basketball
  • Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx owner Glen Taylor is kicking another $9-12 million into the Target Center renovation project

  • Golf
  • Phil Mickelson is set to play in the CareerBuilder Challenge, returning from two sports hernia surgeries a week earlier than he originally expected

  • Auto Racing
  • Jean Argetsinger, the matriarch of early American road racing and a leader in the creation of the International Motor Racing Research Center, has died at 97. Argetsinger, who was predeceased by her husband Cameron in 2008, died Monday.

  • Tennis
  • Defending champion Novak Djokovic is out of the Australian Open, beaten 7-6 (8), 5-7, 2-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 by wild-card entry Denis Istomin in a second-round match on Thursday

  • Other Sports
  • Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez is expected in a Boston courtroom for a pretrial hearing in his upcoming double murder trial


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