Friday the 13th is the most superstitious day of the year, which makes it a perfect day to look at some of the stranger things hockey players do on a regular basis.
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by: The Associated Press — CBC Sports 11h
Elias Pettersson scored 40 seconds into overtime to collect his 100th NHL point and give the Vancouver Canucks a 1-0 win over the Carolina Hurricanes Tuesday night.
... tion. The Canucks (16-12-4) improved to 4-4-0 in their last eight games. The Hurricanes (19-11-2) had their three-game win streak snapped. Carolina is 10-4-1 in the ...
... heir three-game win streak snapped. Carolina is 10-4-1 in the last 15 games. Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom made 43 saves for first shutout of the season and ...
by: The Canadian Press — CBC Sports 11h
Johnny Gaudreau had his first two-goal game of the season and the Calgary Flames scored three goals in the first three minutes of the third period, rallying to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Thursday night.
... after Michael Frolik's third goal in as many games at 1:59 gave the Flames the lead, Gaudreau scored again, his ninth of the season. He deflected Travi ...
Toronto Maple Leafs
... er and John Tavares each had a goal and an assist for Toronto (15-14-4). The Leafs fell to 2-1-0 on their four-game trip. Shortly after the Flames surged in fr ...
by: Brian Hall — CBC Sports 13h
Eric Staal scored the go-ahead goal with 4:47 remaining in the third period, Ryan Donato scored for the third straight game and the Minnesota Wild beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 on Thursday night.
... unbeaten in four career games with 28 saves for the Wild. BOXSCORE: Wild 6, Oilers 5 Santa's list: Who's been naughty and nice in the NHL Oscar Klefbom, Leon D ...
... was 6-11-1 and near the bottom of the Western Conference on Nov. 12. But the Wild have rallied despite being without Dubnyk and with captain Mikko Koivu missi ...
by: Noah Trister — CBC Sports 13h
Robby Fabbri scored twice on fortuitous bounces off the same Winnipeg player, and the Detroit Red Wings snapped a 12-game winless streak with a 5-2 victory over the Jets on Thursday night.
Detroit Red Wings
... arren Helm, Filip Zadina and Filip Hronek also scored for Detroit. BOXSCORE: Red Wings 5, Jets 2 Santa's list: Who's been naughty and nice in the NHL Kyle Connor s ...
... ilip Zadina and Filip Hronek also scored for Detroit. BOXSCORE: Red Wings 5, Jets 2 Santa's list: Who's been naughty and nice in the NHL Kyle Connor scored tw ...
by: Jim Morris — CBC Sports 12 Dec
Facing a long recovery after undergoing major knee surgery last March, Vancouver Canucks forward Antoine Roussel kept himself busy looking after his two children and preparing for a future harvesting maple syrup.
... 2012. After six seasons with Dallas, Roussel signed as a free agent with the Canucks in July 2018. In 65 games last season, Roussel had a career-high 31 points b ...
by: Kelsey Patterson — CBC Sports 12 Dec
Ben Chiarot scored the overtime winner and Cayden Primeau made 35 saves for his first NHL victory as the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Wednesday.
... : Canadiens 3, Senators 2 (OT) Analysis Canadiens' recent slide ignites draft-pick trade debate Montreal was playing the secon ...
... d but Nilsson denied him on the doorstep with his stick flat on the ice. The Senators tied the game three minutes after that. Tkachuk stole the puck from defencem ...
by: CBC Sports — CBC Sports 12 Dec
The San Jose Sharks fired head coach Peter DeBoer in a move that was purely a hockey decision, according to multiple reports on Wednesday.
San Jose Sharks
... NIC Source confirms Pete DeBoer has been fired as head coach of the San Jose Sharks. Purely a hockey decision.— @PierreVLeBrun DeBoer was hired by the Sha ...
by: CBC Sports — CBC Sports 12 Dec
Akim Aliu revealed another tale of racism from his time in professional hockey on Wednesday.
by: Joshua Clipperton — CBC Sports 11 Dec
Guelph Storm goalie Nico Daws, who has never played internationally and was passed over by all 31 teams at the NHL draft in June, is trying to make his mark this week in an "open race" at Canada's world junior hockey selection camp.
by: The Canadian Press — CBC Sports 11 Dec
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced this week there won't be a World Cup of Hockey in February 2021.
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