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Thornton, Karlsson hit milestones in Sharks win against Predators

Forward scores 400th NHL goal, defenseman gets 400th NHL assist for San Jose

by Eric Gilmore / Correspondent

SAN JOSE -- Joe Thornton scored his 400th NHL goal, Erik Karlsson got his 400th NHL assist, and the San Jose Sharks rallied for a 5-4 win against the Nashville Predators at SAP Center on Tuesday.

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McDavid, Draisaitl lift Oilers past Canadiens

Each has three points for Edmonton, which ends four-game losing streak

by Derek Van Diest / Correspondent

EDMONTON -- Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl each had three points for the Edmonton Oilers in a 6-2 win against the Montreal Canadiens at Rogers Place on Tuesday.

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Hutton makes 29 saves for Sabres in win against Lightning

Skinner, Okposo score in Buffalo's third straight victory

by Heather Engel / Correspondent

BUFFALO -- Carter Hutton made 29 saves for the Buffalo Sabres in a 2-1 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at KeyBank Center on Tuesday.

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Tavares, Maple Leafs start California trip with win against Kings

Has goal, two assists against Kings to extend point streak to six games

by Dan Greenspan / Correspondent

LOS ANGELES -- John Tavares had a goal and two assists for the Toronto Maple Leafs in a 5-1 win against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on Tuesday.

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Hall has four points in Devils win against Penguins

Breaks tie in third period to help New Jersey end three-game losing streak

by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / Staff Writer

NEWARK, N.J. -- Taylor Hall had two goals and two assists to help the New Jersey Devils end a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Prudential Center on Tuesday.

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Over The Boards

Mailbag: Rangers' resurgence; Wilson's impact on Capitals Dan Rosen answers weekly questions

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / Senior Writer

Here is the Nov. 14 edition of Dan Rosen's weekly mailbag, which runs every Wednesday. If you have a question, tweet it to @drosennhl and use #OvertheBoards.

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NHL Insider

Golden Knights struggling, know they can play better

Vegas regressing in all areas after reaching Cup Final in inaugural season

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / Columnist

TORONTO -- If you thought the Vegas Golden Knights would regress after their spectacular inaugural season, you have been right so far. But be careful about underestimating them again.

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Hoffman ties Panthers record in victory against Flyers

Extends point streak to 13, Florida wins fifth straight

by Adam Kimelman @NHLAdamK / Deputy Managing Editor

PHILADELPHIA -- Mike Hoffman tied the longest point streak in Florida Panthers history in a 2-1 win against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday.

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Wilson scores in return, Capitals defeat Wild to end skid

Forward missed first 16 games serving suspension; Orlov has two goals, assist for Washington

by Jessi Pierce / Correspondent

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Tom Wilson scored in his return from suspension to help the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 win against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday.

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facts & figures

Facts and Figures: Thornton joins NHL elite in Sharks win

Forward is 11th player in League history with 400 goals, 1,000 assists

by @NHLdotcom /

Thornton's 400th career goal

NSH@SJS: Thornton nets 400th goal to put Sharks ahead

Joe Thornton wires home a shot from the circle to record his 400th career NHL goal and give the Sharks a 5-4 lead in the 3rd period

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Joe Thornton joined an elite group when he scored his 400th NHL goal Tuesday in the San Jose Sharks' 5-4 win against the Nashville Predators at SAP Center.

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NHL Insider

Rantanen piling up points, praise with Avalanche as NHL scoring co-leader

Forward is 'an animal,' according to Laine of Jets

by Tim Campbell @TimNHL / Staff Writer

Mikko Rantanen didn't know how to react for once.

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Kuhnhackl powers Islanders past Canucks

Gets first multigoal game for New York, which had lost three straight

by Brian Compton @BComptonNHL / Deputy Managing Editor

NEW YORK -- Tom Kuhnhackl scored two goals for the New York Islanders in a 5-2 win against the Vancouver Canucks at Barclays Center on Tuesday.

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Fantasy forward top 100 rankings for 2018-19

Bergeron helping Pastrnak lead NHL in goals; Hoffman, Dadonov among most consistent scorers

by Pete Jensen @NHLJensen / Senior Fantasy Editor's fantasy hockey forward top 100 rankings are based on past production and expectations for the rest of the season in standard Yahoo leagues. For more fantasy coverage, visit

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Short Shifts

Sprawling Kuhnhackl scores with blind whack at net

Islanders forward didn't realize he scored until teammate told him

by Cristina Ledra @cledra / Staff Writer

Kuhnhackl scores after falling

VAN@NYI: Kuhnhackl whips home shot after falling

Tom Kuhnhackl whips home a backhand shot from below the circle after getting tripped up to tie the game at 1 in the 1st period

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No footing, no problem.

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Red Wings cruise past Coyotes, win fourth straight

Score six unanswered goals, Green has three points

by / @NHLdotcom

Anthony Mantha, Dennis Cholowski and Michael Rasmussen scored in less than eight minutes in the first period, and the Detroit Red Wings won their fourth straight game, 6-1 against the Arizona Coyotes at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit on Tuesday.

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Quick 'few weeks' away from returning to Kings

Goalie had surgery to repair torn meniscus in knee last month

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / Senior Writer

TORONTO -- Jonathan Quick isn't expected to return to the Los Angeles Kings net until next month, general manager Rob Blake said Tuesday.

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Rask returns to Bruins following leave of absence

Goalie 'ready to battle' after dealing with family matter

by Amalie Benjamin @AmalieBenjamin / Staff Writer

BOSTON -- Tuukka Rask returned to the Boston Bruins on Tuesday after taking a four-day leave of absence.

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Wednesday Night Hockey

'Wednesday Night Hockey': 5 Storylines

Blackhawks visit Blues, aim to end eight-game slide; struggling Golden Knights host Ducks

by John Kreiser @jkreiser7713 / Managing Editor

The Chicago Blackhawks will try to end an eight-game losing streak (0-6-2) when they host the St. Louis Blues (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN) in the first game of a "Wednesday Night Hockey" doubleheader. The losing streak began when the Blues defeated the Blackhawks 7-3 in St. Louis on Oct. 27.

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Weekes on the Web

Pluses, minuses for Blues-Blackhawks, Ducks-Golden Knights

Each team underachieving after entering season with high expectations

by Kevin Weekes @kevinweekes / NHL Network Analyst

Each Wednesday throughout the regular season, Kevin Weekes will be offering his pluses and minuses for the teams competing in the NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey game in his Weekes on the Web blog.

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