Metropolitan Division

Miller, Sabres sneak by Caps in shootout

On the surface, the Capitals 2-1 loss to the Buffalo Sabres, which came in their 13th shootout of the season, was largely forgettable. A mentally and physically fatigued Washington team failed to dictate the pl...

Jagr Ties Lemieux in NHL Points, Devils Fall 2-1

NEWARK, N.J. – Down by a goal and shorthanded with less than two minutes left, the New Jersey Devils pulled goaltender Martin Brodeur. Marek Zidlicky tossed the puck over to Michael Ryder, alone by the net, who...

Skinner’s HT sinks Caps in OT

The Capitals marked the mid-point of their season with a 4-3 overtime loss to the Carolina Hurricanes Thursday night. Jeff Skinner completed his second career hat trick 1:20 into the extra session to give the ‘...

Making Sochi squad ‘dream come true’ for Carlson

“It’s a dream come true,” John Carlson said of his selection to the 2014 U.S. Olympic team. Watching the Winter Classic at home with his girlfriend, Carlson, who said the Olympics had been in the back of his...

Devils Celebrate New Year, Defeat Pens

NEWARK, N.J. – In the last three minutes of play, the Penguins — trailing by one — didn’t get a shot on net against the Devils. “We’ve been preaching a lot, especially late in games and when we have leads, t...

Caps notch regulation win over Rangers

The Capitals, playing in the final tilt of a three-game homestand, gave themselves a six-point cushion over the New York Rangers with a 3-2 win against the Blueshirts Friday night. In the 200th regular season m...

Devils Fall To Ducks In One-Shot Overtime

NEWARK, N.J. – One shot. Montvale, N.J. native Nick Palmieri brought the puck into New Jersey’s zone, ran wide around defenseman Eric Gelnias and skated behind the net for a wraparound attempt. He took on...

Rangers’ Woes Continue, Drop Second Straight

December 11, 2013 While reporters bustled about the New York Rangers’ locker room getting quotes for their stories with leaders of the team, Henrik Lundquist sat in front of his locker patiently waiting for hi...

Offensive Woes Continue in Loss To Detroit

NEWARK, N.J. – With less than a minute left in the second period, Joakim Anderson threw a shot wide. Drew Miller chased the puck and threw it at net, where it bounced off Cory Schneider. Anderson found the r...

Devils Waiting For Puck Luck

NEWARK, N.J. – With 2:23 remaining in the game and the Devils down 4-2, Adam Henrique backhanded a shot at the net. He tried lifting the puck over a falling Cam Ward, but Ward flashed his glove to make the save...