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Penguins star Crosby skips practice with upper-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has skipped practice while being evaluated Wednesday for an upper-body injury. Coach Mike Sullivan declined to get into specifics about Crosby's injury.

Penguins extend general manager Jim Rutherford's contract through 2021-22

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed general manager Jim Rutherford to a three-year contract extension through the 2021-22 season.

Penguins send Hagelin to Kings for Pearson

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have traded forward Carl Hagelin to the Los Angeles Kings for forward Tanner Pearson. The teams announced the trade Wednesday.
Thornton's 400th goal lifts Sharks past Predators 5-4

Thornton's 400th goal lifts Sharks past Predators 5-4

SAN JOSE, Calif. — On a night when he reached an impressive personal milestone, Joe Thornton wasn't taking stock of his career accomplishments. The veteran San Jose Sharks centre even bristled when asked about it.
Predators may have NHL's best goalie combo on, off ice

Predators may have NHL's best goalie combo on, off ice

NASHVILLE — Pekka Rinne is off to an even better start than last season when he finally won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's best goalie, and backup Juuse Saros ranks among the league's top 10 for victories.
Suspension over early, Wilson helps lead Caps past Wild

Suspension over early, Wilson helps lead Caps past Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Tom Wilson returned early from his player-safety suspension and scored a first-period goal, helping the Washington Capitals cool off Minnesota with a 5-2 victory on Tuesday night for the Wild's first regulation loss at home.
Nazem Kadri, John Tavares lead Toronto's 5-1 rout of Kings

Nazem Kadri, John Tavares lead Toronto's 5-1 rout of Kings

LOS ANGELES — Nazem Kadri scored two power-play goals and John Tavares had a goal and two assists in the Toronto Maple Leafs' 5-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night.
Reunited: Draisaitl and McDavid combine to power Oilers past Canadiens 6-2

Reunited: Draisaitl and McDavid combine to power Oilers past Canadiens 6-2

EDMONTON — Tinkering with the top line paid dividends for the Oilers on Tuesday.
Green leads Red Wings to 6-1 win over Coyotes

Green leads Red Wings to 6-1 win over Coyotes

DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings are playing inspired hockey after a sluggish start to the season.
Wilson's return sparks Capitals in 5-2 win over Wild

Wilson's return sparks Capitals in 5-2 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Washington Capitals woke up in Minnesota for the start of a four-game road trip with a pleasant surprise: Tom Wilson was back.