Manitoba - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Manitoba Sidney Crosby joins NHL's 1,000-point club PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby is the newest member of the NHL's 1,000-point club. The Pittsburgh Penguins star became the 86th player in league history to reach 1,000 career points when he assisted on Chris Kunitz's goal 6:28 into the first period on Thursday night against Winnipeg. Crosby's helper gave him 632 assists to go with 368 ... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:23:00 GMT 2017-02-17T05:23:00Z NHL All-Star Game rules force tough omissions on rosters LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NHL All-Star Game's 3-on-3, four-team tournament format put an intriguing spin on a staid exercise when it was introduced last season. The format also essentially guaranteed a few glaring snubs when the All-Star teams are chosen. All four teams must have six forwards, three defensemen and two goalies apiece from e... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 07:32:00 GMT 2017-01-11T07:32:00Z Ovechkin ties Richard, Capitals beat Canadiens 4-1 MONTREAL (AP) — Alex Ovechkin knows Maurice "Rocket" Richard's name, mainly from the six times he won the trophy named after the Montreal Canadiens' great as the top NHL goal-scorer of the year. The name came up again Monday night when the Washington star scored career goal 544, tying Richard's total late in the Capitals' 4-1 victory over the Canadiens. ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:06:00 GMT 2017-01-10T05:06:00Z Blue Jackets win 14th straight, on to historic game vs. Wild WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets are among the hottest teams ever in the NHL. Now, they'll make history in their next game just by showing up. Alexander Wennberg had two goals and Brandon Saad also scored, helping Columbus beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 on Thursday night to extend its franchise-record winning streak to 14 games. ... Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT 2016-12-30T06:00:00Z Oops! Laine shoots into own goal, costing Jets vs. Oilers EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Patrik Laine has scored a lot of big goals in his first NHL season, including a few game-winners. His latest was anything but. Laine shot the puck into his own net midway through the third period, costing the Winnipeg Jets in a 3-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday night. Edmonton's Mark L... Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:15:00 GMT 2016-12-12T06:15:00Z