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Filppula lifts surging Islanders past Blues 2-1 in OT

Filppula lifts surging Islanders past Blues 2-1 in OT

NEW YORK — Even when they aren't playing great, the New York Islanders are managing to keep winning. Valtteri Filppula scored 1:37 into overtime and the Islanders beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 Tuesday night for their 12th win in 15 games.
Korpisalo stops 29 shots, Blue Jackets beat Devils 4-1

Korpisalo stops 29 shots, Blue Jackets beat Devils 4-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Blue Jackets extended their win streak to four games and stayed in the thick of the battle at the top of the tough Metropolitan Division. The team's productive top line is a big reason why.
Giordano all-star snub may be a blessing in disguise for Calgary Flames

Giordano all-star snub may be a blessing in disguise for Calgary Flames

CALGARY — Considerable grumbling emanated from Flames Nation when defenceman Mark Giordano was passed over for the NHL all-star game. The snub could turn out to be an advantage for the Flames.
Top line of the Colorado Avalanche gets along off the ice, dominates on it

Top line of the Colorado Avalanche gets along off the ice, dominates on it

TORONTO — Apart from the all-world skill displayed on a nightly basis, Mikko Rantanen has a simple explanation for why he works so well with Nathan MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog. They get along away from the rink.
Murphy on Gardiner boos: 'When you're losing, that's just the way it works'

Murphy on Gardiner boos: 'When you're losing, that's just the way it works'

TORONTO — Larry Murphy knows what it's like to hear the boos raining down from Maple Leafs fans.

Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson 'day-to-day' with knee injury: coach

Vancouver Canucks coach Travis Green says he's not ruling out the possibility of Elias Pettersson returning to the lineup on Wednesday.
Ottawa Senators ready to welcome back Thomas Chabot, Matt Duchene

Ottawa Senators ready to welcome back Thomas Chabot, Matt Duchene

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators expect to have top defenceman Thomas Chabot and centre Matt Duchene back in the lineup on Wednesday night against the visiting Colorado Avalanche.
Edmonton Oilers claim forward Colby Cave from Bruins

Edmonton Oilers claim forward Colby Cave from Bruins

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have claimed forward Colby Cave off waivers from the Boston Bruins. The 24-year-old Cave had one goal and four assists in 20 games for Boston this season. He had six goals and 12 assists in 15 games for AHL Providence.
Flyers place forward Dale Weise on waivers

Flyers place forward Dale Weise on waivers

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Flyers have placed forward Dale Weise on waivers. General manager Chuck Fletcher announced the move Tuesday. Weise has one season left after this one on a $9.
Film about legendary goaltender Terry Sawchuk to hit screens in March

Film about legendary goaltender Terry Sawchuk to hit screens in March

TORONTO — A biopic tracing the brutal life and extraordinary career of goaltender Terry Sawchuk is hitting the big screen in March.