Goalie Henrik Lundqvist stopped 19 shots for his second shutout of the Winter Olympics, leading Sweden into the semifinals in men’s hockey with a 5-0 win today against Slovenia.
Can you name the National Hockey League’s leading scorer this season? How about the most recent winner of the league’s Most Valuable Player award?
Alexandre Burrows scored the winning goal in a shootout as the Vancouver Canucks won 4-3 to end the Detroit Red Wings’ National Hockey League-record 23-game home winning streak.
Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry was voted the National Hockey League’s Most Valuable Player and Tim Thomas, who helped the Boston Bruins to win the Stanley Cup, was named the sport’s top goaltender.
Jonathan Toews scored three goals to lead the Chicago Blackhawks to a 7-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks in their National Hockey League Western Conference semifinal series.
Drew Brees set records on the field as the New Orleans Saints quarterback this year and beat all other athletes off of it in the Power 100, a measure of performance, popularity and marketability, Bloomberg Businessweek reports on its website.
The Vancouver Canucks enter the National Hockey League playoffs as favorites to win their first Stanley Cup title, while the New York Rangers are the longshot, according to Las Vegas oddsmakers.
The Vancouver Canucks reached the second round of the National Hockey League playoffs with a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings.
The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-2 to keep the defending Stanley Cup champion alive in the National Hockey League playoff series.
Alex Burrows scored an unassisted goal 11 seconds into overtime to give the Vancouver Canucks a 3- 2 win over the Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League Stanley Cup Final.