Increase In COVID-19 Positive Tests Compels NHL To Shut Down Operations From Wednesday Through SaturdayBeginning the annual holiday break two days early means five additional games will be postponed, bringing the total this season to 49.
Make It 6 Straight Losses For Devils Following Tight Setback To Surging PenguinsDanton Heinen, Teddy Blueger and Mike Matheson scored in the Pittsburgh Penguins' seventh straight win, beating the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Sunday night.
Islanders Blow Late Lead, Lose In Shootout To Lehner, Golden KnightsShea Theodore scored twice and added another in the shootout, former Islander Robin Lehner made 29 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights beat New York 4-3 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.
Larkin's First Career Hat Trick Powers Red Wings Past DevilsMichael McLeod and Dawson Mercer scored for New Jersey, and Akira Schmid made 26 saves in his second career start.
Marchessault Lifts Golden Knights Past Rangers In SOMika Zibanejad and Chris Kreider each had a goal and assist in the second period for the Rangers, who lost for the fourth time in six games after a seven-game win streak.
Clutterbuck Scores 2, Varlamov A Wall In Net As Islanders Top BruinsCal Clutterbuck scored twice and Semyon Varlamov stopped 40 shots for his first win of the season as the New York Islanders beat the depleted Boston Bruins 3-1 on Thursday night.
Devils' Slide Continues With Listless Loss To Golden KnightsNicolas Roy scored the last of Vegas' four straight goals, Robin Lehner made 23 saves and the Golden Knights beat the New Jersey Devils 5-3 Thursday night for their third straight win.
Kakko Scores Twice, Rangers Rally Late To Beat CoyotesMika Zibanejad added a goal and an assist for the Rangers, who had dropped two straight and three of four.
Pro Sports Taking Big COVID Hit As Omicron Variant Spreads RapidlyProfessional sports leagues across North America are on alert as a surge of COVID-19 cases leaves dozens of players sidelined, prompting teams to shutter facilities and forcing the postponement of a growing number of games.
Nichushkin Scores 2 Goals, Avalanche Beat RangersRyan Strome and Julien Gauthier scored and Alexander Georgiev made 27 saves for New York, which has dropped two in a row and three of four following a seven-game winning streak that capped an 11-1 surge.
Red Wings Edge Islanders To End 3-Game Losing StreakThe Islanders had won two of three following an 11-game losing streak.
Atkinson's Hat Trick Leads Flyers Past DevilsP.K. Subban scored for the Devils, who have lost three straight and seven of eight.
Predators Top Rangers, 1-0, Behind 32 Saves From SarosThe Predators have won five straight -- with the last four coming on the road, including a sweep of the three New York area teams over a four-day stretch.
Parise, Greene Lead Islanders To First Win At New ArenaThe Islanders' seven-game winless streak at UBS Arena had been the longest stretch in NHL history to open a new arena.
Late Sabres Goal Waved Off, Rangers Hold On For WinAlexander Georgiev stopped 36 shots and the Rangers extended one of the best starts in team history.