COLUMBUS, Ohio ï¿½ There are several mysteries in this world, but one that must be solved is how the Wild can so routinely struggle at Nationwide Arena _ the home of its expansion-cousin Columbus Blue Jackets, who have made the playoffs once in 12 years.
RALEIGH, N.C. _ There are a couple of things that hadn't happened to the San Jose Sharks this season before the Carolina Hurricanes beat them, 5-3, on Friday night.
CHICAGO _ Justice was served up to the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night and they happily grabbed a double dose of it.
Chris Higgins, known for being the consummate team player, decided to get selfish Friday night.
CHICAGO _ It appears the Blackhawks used up all their fortunate bounces during six straight victories to finish a magical seven-game trip.
RALEIGH, N.C. _ The San Jose Sharks looked as if they had found their game early against the Carolina Hurricanes, but it went missing again before the night was over.
NEWARK, N.J. _ Johan Franzen has performed to his size during the past half-dozen games, emerging as a reliable go-to guy while another is healing.
Chris Higgins scored at 3:41 of overtime to lift the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win over the Phoenix Coyotes.
Maxime Talbot finally got his name on the score sheet as a member of the Colorado Avalanche.
Jimmy Howard needed to make just 10 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday. Tomas Tatar posted a goal and an assist, while Joakim Andersson and Johan Franzen also scored for the Red Wings, who have won five of their last six games. Andy Greene scored the only goal of the game for the Devils, who have lost three straight. Cory Schneider allowed all three goals on 21 shots.
Maxime Talbot tallied a goal and an assist as the Colorado Avalanche posted a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday.
Nick Bonino and Kyle Palmieri scored in the shootout to help the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday night, sending the defending Stanley Cup champions to their third consecutive loss.
Kyle Palmieri scored the winner in the shootout as the Anaheim Ducks took a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday.
Jonas Hiller and the Anaheim Ducks finally grabbed another shootout win. Against a good team, too.
The Carolina Hurricanes used a strong third period to extend their winning streak to three games.
Elias Lindholm capped a three-point night with the go-ahead goal with six minutes remaining in the third period to boost the Carolina Hurricanes to a 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks.
The Detroit Red Wings made the most of their offensive opportunities against the New Jersey Devils on Friday.
Jimmy Howard needed to make just 10 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday.
Curtis McElhinney posted 20 saves for his first shutout of the season as the Columbus Blue Jackets dominated the Minnesota Wild, 4-0.
The Columbus Blue Jackets took advantage of the Minnesota Wild, who were coming off an emotional game a day earlier.
Blackhawks center Michal Handzus is set to play against the Anaheim Ducks after missing two games with an illness.
Predators captain Shea Weber says he feels lucky to be skating again a week after taking a puck to the face that left him unable to see much at all until the next morning.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin is "day to day" with a lower body injury and will not play on Saturday when the Penguins travel to Boston.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Sidney Crosby participated in his 500th NHL game last night, a long-awaited and long-delayed milestone in the career of the Pittsburgh Penguins captain.
The Vancouver Canucks returned home on their first winning streak in over a month.