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Jagr leads Panthers to 4-3 victory over Lightning

SUNRISE, Fla. -- At his introductory news conference less than 24 hours before Sunday evening's game against the Lightning, Jaromir Jagr was asked what he could bring to the Panthers at the ripe old age of 43.

The five-time scoring champ smirked ...

Power plays push Penguins past Blue Jackets, 5-3

PITTSBURGH -- Three power-play goals powered the Penguins to a 5-3 win against Columbus Sunday at Consol Energy Center.

Penguins center Evgeni Malkin finished with two goals and an assist, giving him six points in his last two games after a three...

Hurricanes sign McClement to 2-year extension

The Carolina Hurricanes have taken one potential trade target off the board.

The Canes on Sunday signed veteran center Jay McClement to a two-year contract extension that will pay him $1.3 million in the 2015-2016 season and $1.1 million in 2016-...

Blues edge Oilers on Stastny's goal

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Asked on Saturday about Paul Stastny's season thus far, St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock replied "better and better."

The response came hours before what might have been Stastny's best game as a Blue, scoring the game-...

Wild hold off Avs, 3-1

DENVER -- The chances of the Minnesota Wild and Colorado Avalanche meeting in the first round of the playoffs again are slim to none, but the two Central Division rivals picked up right where they left off last spring Saturday night.

In a catch-...