Flames extend point streak to eight with win against Oilers

Flames extend point streak to eight with win against Oilers

EDMONTON -- Johnny Gaudreau scored to extend his point streak to an NHL career-high 11 games in a 5-2 win against the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place on Saturday. The Flames are 7-0-1 since Jan. 5. "I feel good right now, playing hard, playing well," said Gaudreau, who has 10 goals and 12 assists during…
Bishop, Stars top Jets to end skid

Bishop, Stars top Jets to end skid

DALLAS -- Ben Bishop made 27 saves, and the Dallas Stars ended a four-game losing streak with a 4-2 win against the Winnipeg Jets at American Airlines Center on Saturday. Tyler Seguin and Brett Ritchie each scored a power-play goal, and John Klingberg and Esa Lindell each had two assists for the Stars (24-21-4), who…
Row over US teens taunting Native American

Row over US teens taunting Native American

Image copyright Reuters Footage of a group of teenagers - many wearing Make America Great Again caps - taunting a Native American man in Washington DC has drawn criticism. The teenagers, students at Kentucky's Covington Catholic High School, are seen mocking Omaha elder Nathan Phillips as he sings and drums. The students were taking part…
Lonzo Ball Won’t Return vs. Rockets After Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Sprain

Lonzo Ball Won’t Return vs. Rockets After Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Sprain

Darron Cummings/Associated Press Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball suffered a sprained left ankle during the third quarter of Saturday night's game against the Houston Rockets. The Lakers announced Ball would not return and that he was headed to a local hospital for X-rays, according to Mike Trudell of the team's official website. X-rays…
Avalanche score seven against Kings, lose Rantanen to injury

Avalanche score seven against Kings, lose Rantanen to injury

DENVER -- Mikko Rantanen scored twice for the Colorado Avalanche in a 7-1 win against the Los Angeles Kings at Pepsi Center on Saturday before leaving the game because of a lower-body injury. Rantanen, who is second in the NHL in scoring with 73 points (23 goals, 50 assists), had two of Colorado's six goals…
Sabres, Lightning, Jets among those with long break before All-Star Game

Sabres, Lightning, Jets among those with long break before All-Star Game

  Boston Bruins Record: 27-17-5, 59 points, third place in Atlantic MVP: Patrice Bergeron -- He missed 16 games with an injury, but still ranks third on the team with 41 points (14 goals, 27 assists). A four-time Selke Trophy winner, Bergeron is one of the top two-way players in the game, and Boston is…