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Brayden Point nets shootout winner to lift Lightning over Habs

The Montreal Canadiens showed they still have some fight left in them after going toe to toe with the NHL’s best team. The Canadiens pushed the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning to a shootout Saturday, where they lost 4-3 on Brayden Point’s winner. “They’re one of the best teams in the league, if not the best,” […]

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McDavid scores OT winner as Oilers down Avs

The Edmonton Oilers weren’t about to let another 2-0 lead slip away. Connor McDavid scored in overtime and added an assist as the Oilers held on for a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday, just two days after seeing a 2-0 third-period lead evaporate in a 3-2 loss to the Boston Bruins. Edmonton […]

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MacKinnon nets OT winner, Avs come back to edge Canucks

Nathan MacKinnon scored the Colorado Avalanche’s fifth power-play goal of the night with 1:24 left in overtime for a 5-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks Tuesday night. With Daniel Sedin off for hooking, Tyson Barrie passed to MacKinnon, who blew a shot from the faceoff circle past Canuck goaltender Anders Nilsson. After blowing a 4-1 […]

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Marchand scores OT winner as Bruins down Flames

After a blip in Vancouver, the Bruins got right back to business. Brad Marchand’s ninth career overtime goal 3:36 into extra time gave Boston a 2-1 win on Monday afternoon over the Calgary Flames. The victory moves the Bruins to within one point of the Atlantic Division-leading Tampa Bay Lightning and comes less than 48 […]

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Hoffman scores OT winner in Sens’ comeback win over Sabres

Mike Hoffman joked earlier in the day with his buddy Robin Lehner that he was going to score on his former teammate Thursday night. Hours later Hoffman did so, scoring 1:13 into overtime to give the Ottawa Senators a come-from-behind 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres. Hoffman took a cross-ice pass from Erik Karlsson and […]

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Mike Hoffman scores dazzling SO winner as Senators top Flyers

Mike Hoffman dazzled in the shootout while Craig Anderson was simply solid. Hoffman’s tally was the only goal among 12 players in the shootout and lifted the Ottawa Senators to a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday. Anderson made 33 saves in regulation in overtime before six Flyers tried and failed to score […]

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Avalanche foil Oilers’ comeback on J.T. Compher’s OT winner

A late comeback bid didn’t deflate the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday. J.T Compher scored 2:28 into overtime as the Colorado Avalanche snapped a three-game losing skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers, who had tied the game with just 27 seconds left in the third to send it to extra time. Colorado edges […]