Gibson’s Ducks shut down Montreal 3-1, take overall NHL lead

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — John Gibson made 37 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks moved back atop the overall NHL standings with a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night in a meeting of conference leaders. Francois Beauchemin and Rickard Rakell scored for the Ducks (42-17-7), who have won four straight games and seven[…]

Islanders’ Martin suspended 1 game for kneeing Stars’ Daley

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Islanders forward Matt Martin was suspended for one game by the NHL on Wednesday for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley. Martin, who was given a major penalty and was ejected from Tuesday night’s 3-2 overtime loss at Dallas, struck Daley just 1:48 into the game. Martin, one of[…]

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Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide ___ NO ROSE, NO BUTLER YET BULLS BEAT WIZARDS 97-92 Absent Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler, the Chicago Bulls still beat Washington 97-92. ___ VILLA BEATS WEST BROM TO MOVE OUT OF EPL DROP ZONE Aston Villa beats local rival West Bromwich Albion 2-1 with a[…]