Hockey

NHL teams expected to pick up trading pace over…

Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith plans to keep an eye on Twitter during his upcoming bye week

Byron lifts Canadiens past Rangers in shootout

Paul Byron scored in the fifth round of the shootout and Montreal beat the New York Rangers 3-2 to give coach Claude Julien his first win in his second stint with the Canadiens

Coyotes score 3 in 1st period, hold on to beat Ducks

Radim Vrbata capped Arizona's three-goal first period and the Coyotes held on for 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night

Trocheck's late goal lifts Panthers past Blues, 2…

Vincent Trocheck scored with just under 5 seconds remaining to lift the Florida Panthers to a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night

Manson scores lone goal as Gibson, Ducks shut out Kings 1-0

Josh Manson scored his second goal of the season, John Gibson stopped 24 shots for his 10th career shutout and the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Los Angeles Kings 1-0