NHL

Sharks seek end of skid as they visit Ducks

The Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks usually provided difficult competition — the teams have combined for three Stanley Cups in the past 12 years — and visiting teams often got distracted by the sun and surf. Plus, the Kings and Ducks occupy the …

Thursday’s NHL roundup

Philipp Grubauer made a season-­high 44 saves, including 23 in the third period, defensemen Erik Johnson and Tyson Barrie scored goals and Colorado beat Dallas 3-1 Thursday night in Dallas. Carl Soderberg added an empty-net goal with 49 seconds left fo…

Thursday’s NHL roundup

Philipp Grubauer made a season-­high 44 saves, including 23 in the third period, defensemen Erik Johnson and Tyson Barrie scored goals and Colorado beat Dallas 3-1 Thursday night in Dallas. Carl Soderberg added an empty-net goal with 49 seconds left fo…

Top line leads Bruins past Devils

David Pastrnak collected an assist on the first goal of the game and scored the game-winner Thursday night for the Boston Bruins, who continued a late-season surge by beating the New Jersey Devils 5-1 in Newark, N.J. Patrice Bergeron scored off Pastrnak’s feed late in the first period and added

Top line leads Bruins past Devils

David Pastrnak collected the assist on the first goal of the game and scored the game-winner Thursday night for the Boston Bruins, who continued a late-season surge by beating the New Jersey Devils 5-1 in Newark, N.J. Patrice Bergeron scored off Pastrnak’s feed late in the first period and added

Lightning beat Hurricanes 6-3 for 7th straight victory

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Malcolm Subban stopped 20 shots for his first NHL shutout, William Karlsson and Reilly Smith each scored twice, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-0 on Thursday night. Tomas Nosek also scored for Vegas, which is 10-1 since losing to Winnipeg 6-3 in its final game before