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December 7, 2018 5:46 AM Rookie Elias Pettersson scores on first NHL penalty shot in Canucks win against Predators

VANCOUVER—Rookie Elias Pettersson scored on his first NHL penalty shot as the Vancouver Canucks used a 5-3 win over the Nashville Predators Thursday night to snap a four-game losing streak. Pettersson was awarded the penalty shot with 71 seconds left in the second period after being hauled down on a breakaway by Nashville defenceman Mattias Ekholm. On the shot, Pettersson 6

December 5, 2018 10:18 PM Senators acquire defenceman Elliott, forward Lindberg from Penguins

Lindberg was traded to Toronto as part of the February 2016 trade that sent defenceman Dion Phaneuf to the Senators. He appeared in six games with the Maple Leafs in 2015-16, contributing two assists. Erkamps, a 23-year-old defenceman from Delta, B.C., has a goal and five assists in 21 games with the ECHL’s Brampton Beast this season. Sexton, 27, has nine points 10

December 4, 2018 2:45 PM Benn’s fifth goal in 6 games helps Stars beat Oilers 4-1

“There’s a lot you can learn, a lot you can work on to make sure you’re ready,” he said. “It was just a matter of me getting my legs under me early and just getting back in the flow.” Edmonton coach Ken Hitchcock said Ritchie’s goal was a difference maker. “When they got their second goal, that took some wind out of our sails. We played a hell of a hockey 13

December 4, 2018 4:05 AM Tuesday NHL preview: Toronto Maple Leafs at Buffalo Sabres

Sabres forward Jeff Skinner ranked second in the NHL with 20 goals entering Monday’s games. He’s the second Sabre player ever to score 20 before December, joining Rick Martin, and has 15 in his last 15 games. Leafs centre Nazem Kadri and his linemates should draw the tough shutdown assignment on Skinner’s unit. The Sabres went 11-3-1 (.767) in November 13

December 3, 2018 7:52 PM Oil cuts could make rail cars worth less just as Alberta buys them

Canada’s announcement to enforce mandatory production cuts starting next month will make moving crude on trains less attractive just as the government buys railcars. The two steps of the plan, part of Alberta’s goal to ease historically low prices, appear at odds with each other. On one hand, buying rail cars should ease selling pressure because of new infrastructure 13

December 2, 2018 1:28 AM Nylander deal key piece of the puzzle for Maple Leafs

“Everyone wants to get back in and get playing right away. We still have to play the long game with him. It’s a six-year contract,” said Dubas. “We don’t want to rush to get him on Tuesday, or potentially Thursday and have that forgo his health and well being. We’ll get all that taken care of, and hopefully in the next week or so he’ll be back in action 10

November 29, 2018 1:02 PM CIBC's U.S. foray cuts domestic reliance even as earnings miss

Chief Executive Officer Victor Dodig had big plans after closing the $5 billion takeover of PrivateBank last year, setting a goal of getting 17 per cent of earnings from U.S. businesses, including capital markets, by 2020. Canada’s fifth-largest lender by assets gets a greater share of earnings from domestic banking than any of its larger peers, which 11

November 28, 2018 4:04 AM Sabres win 10th straight by beating Sharks in overtime

The Sharks, coming off a 6-0 loss at Vegas on Saturday, earned a point to move into a tie with idle Calgary for the Pacific Division lead. “We got shut out the other night, but all in all that game wasn’t us. Tonight was better,” Pavelski said. It’s been a night-and-day season for the Sabres, who suddenly find themselves atop NHL’s overall standings 17

November 28, 2018 1:32 AM Seven more teams off to Champions League knockout stage

Manchester City twice came from behind in Lyon after Maxwel Cornet delivered a man-of-the-match performance and scored a brace. Cornet, who has not been used much this season, had plenty of chances and put the hosts ahead in the 55th with a strike in the top corner. Aymeric Laporte equalized in the 62nd with a header from a set-piece. Sergio Aguero earned 15

November 25, 2018 4:35 AM Jets’ Patrik Laine buries five goals in win over Blues

Joe Malone, who played in the early days of the NHL with the Montreal Canadiens, scored seven for the Quebec Bulldogs in one game in January 1920. He also had a six-goal game and three five-goal efforts. Laurent Brossoit allowed four goals on 27 shots for his first career win against St. Louis. He improved to 4-1-1. Chad Johnson allowed six goals on 25 shots 13