• Draisaitl, McDavid dominant as Oilers down beleaguered Canucks

    9 days ago - By Sportsnet

    VANCOUVER - Leon Draisaitl scored twice and Connor McDavid registered a pair of assists as the Edmonton Oilers collected a 4-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday.
    McDavid continues to lead the NHL in scoring with 93 points and Draisaitl sits second in the race with 75 .
    Darnell Nurse had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's win, and Evan Bouchard rounded out the scoring for the Oilers (32-17-2).
    Brock Boeser put away the long goal for the Canucks (19-25-3), who saw their losing skid stretch to six games.
    Mike Smith stopped 28 shots for Edmonton and Thatcher Demko had 23 saves for...
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  • The Buzzer: Michael Houser shines again for Sabres; McDavid closes in on 100 points

    The Buzzer: Michael Houser shines again for Sabres; McDavid closes in on 100 points

    9 days ago - By ProHockeyTalk

    Michael Houser shines again for the Buffalo Sabres to win his second game in a row and Connor McDavid gets closer to 100 points for the season.
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  • Sabres journeyman Houser earns 2nd NHL win to sweep back-to-back

    9 days ago - By TheScore

    Michael Houser added another chapter to his storybook emergence onto the NHL scene Tuesday night. In only his second career game in the league, the 28-year-old earned his second win a mere 24 hours after his first. He backstopped the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 shootout victory over the New York Islanders after helping Buffalo prevail 4-2 over New York in his NHL debut Monday. The ECHL and AHL veteran didn't get much assistance from his teammates Tuesday, as the Islanders outshot the Sabres 21-9 in the first period, 18-11 in the third, and 48-31 in the game. However, Houser kept his club in...
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  • Bjork's 2 goals, shootout winner lead Sabres over Islanders

    Bjork's 2 goals, shootout winner lead Sabres over Islanders

    10 days ago - By TORONTO STAR


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  • Houser wins again, Bjork scores twice as Sabres beat Islanders in shootout

    10 days ago - By Sportsnet

    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Anders Bjork scored Buffalo's last two goals in regulation and then had the deciding shootout goal, lifting the Sabres to a 4-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Tuesday.
    Cody Eakin also scored for the last-place Sabres, who rallied past the playoff-bound Islanders for the second straight night. Victor Olofsson had two assists.
    Sabres goaltender Michael Houser made 45 saves and stopped all three shots he faced in the shootout in his second NHL game.
    Cal Clutterbuck had a goal and an assist for the Islanders, who lost ground in trying to secure home-ice advantage for...
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