Marchand and the Bruins visit the Wild
Boston Bruins (48-23-9, second in the Atlantic Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (37-34-9, sixth in the Central Division)
Minnesota plays Winnipeg on 3-game home skid
Winnipeg Jets (46-29-4, first in the Central Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (36-34-9, sixth in the Central Division)
Saros’ shutout lifts Predators over Wild 1-0
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ryan Donato's bid to tie the game caromed off the crossbar, and the Minnesota Wild were stuck with another agonizing defeat.
Wild edge Capitals 2-1 to move into playoff position
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jordan Greenway pumped his fist, and Luke Kunin held out his arms waiting for teammates to join him.
They celebrated like kids after performing like seasoned...
Donato scores 2, Wild past Rangers 5-2
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild finally played like a team urgently scrapping to remain in the playoff picture. They have 10 games to prove it's not too little too late.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jason Zucker scored all three of Minnesota's goals for his first career hat trick, Devan Dubnyk made 25 saves for his second shutout of the season and the Wild beat Tampa Bay...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Johansen's patience in the shootout is making Minnesota goalies very angry and grabbing extra points for Nashville.
Dubnyk makes 35 saves, Wild beat Flames 4-2
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — On an emotional night in which Calgary retired the jersey of Jarome Iginla, Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk played the role of spoiler.
Donato’s goal in OT gives Wild 2-1 win vs. Blues
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Struggling to stay above the cut for the playoffs, the Minnesota Wild have already seen two key forwards dealt over the last six weeks.
Wild end 5-game slide with 4-1 victory over the Rangers
NEW YORK (AP) — Zach Parise and his newest teammate got the Minnesota Wild a much-needed win.
Parise had a goal and an assist, and the Wild ended a five-game skid with a 4-1 win over the New...
Bruins acquire Coyle from Wild for Donato, 5th-round pick
The Boston Bruins acquired center Charlie Coyle from the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night for center Ryan Donato and a conditional fifth-round pick that would become a fourth-round choice if the...
Krejci moves up Bruins’ scoring list in 6-3 win over Leafs
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins were tired of being pushed around.
David Krejci had a goal and assist to move past Hall of Famer Cam Neely for 10th on the Bruins' all-time scoring list, and Boston snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.
Donato nets shootout winner in return, Bruins best Isles 2-1
BOSTON (AP) — Ryan Donato knew he couldn't afford to let a golden opportunity to get himself back into the fold pass him by.
Donato, recalled Wednesday after a demotion to Providence of the AHL, grabbed the puck and charged toward the net on the Boston Bruins' fourth attempt in a shootout Thursday night.
The 22-year-old left wing deked right and tucked the puck past New York Islanders goalie Robin Lehner to give Boston a 2-1 win.
Halak stops 32 shots; Bruins rebound to beat Sabres 4-0
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Brad Marchand was relieved in seeing how the Boston Bruins went from what the forward called "brutal" one night to much better the next.
Marchand set up all four goals and Jaroslav Halak stopped 32 shots in a 4-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday, a day after Boston opened the season with an embarrassing 7-0 loss at Washington.
Bruins top Flames 4-3 in NHL preseason opener in China
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Brad Marchand and Jake DeBrusk scored in the shootout to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames in the NHL exhibition season opener on Saturday in Shenzhen, China.
Down to their last shooter, Boston tied the shootout on Marchand's goal. After Calgary's Derek Ryan missed, DeBrusk scored the game-winner.
Matthew Tkachuk scored the Flames' lone goal in the shootout.
Back to school, work looms for Olympic hockey players
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Brian Gionta could go from facing Martin Erat in the Olympics to facing Filip Forsberg in the NHL.
Tony Granato will go back to coaching JD Greenway at Wisconsin after having brother Jordan play for him on the U.S. men's team. Jordan Greenway and Ryan Donato will go back to their college teams in and around Boston after celebrating goals together on Olympic ice.
The United States men's hockey team is out of the Olympics.
Team USA lost 3-2in a shootout against the Czech Republic, forcing the Americans out in the quarterfinals of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Ryan Donato and Jim Slater scored for the U.S. in regulation, but none of the five American shooters could score in the game-deciding shootout.
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U.S. men’s hockey on to Olympic quarterfinals; Virginia native Roe scores
The United States men's hockey team advanced to the quarterfinals at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang with a 5-1 defeat of Slovakia Tuesday.
Ryan Donato led Team USA with two goals and Vienna, Virginia, native Garrett Roe scored in the third period.
US rides Zapolski, college kids to Olympic quarterfinals
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Tony Granato knew going into the Olympics that Ryan Zapolski would be his goaltender and that the college kids on the Team USA roster would be counted on to supply offense.
Gangneung, South Korea — Ryan Donato scored two goals, Troy Terry had three assists and the United States beat Slovakia, 5-1, in the qualification round Tuesday to advance to face the Czech Republic in the Olympic quarterfinals.
Olympians put hockey seasons on hold as teams play back home
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Ryan Donato would love to clone himself so he could play at the Olympics and Harvard at the same time.
He has to be content will trying to win a medal for the United States. Donato is one of a handful of players and coaches in the Olympic men's hockey tournament who are playing in South Korea while their teams back home continue with their schedule.
As youngsters lead way, US not intimidated by Russians
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Ilya Kovalchuk and Pavel Datsyuk were dominating the NHL before Ryan Donato, Troy Terry and Jordan Greenway even started playing organized hockey.
"I think I dreamed about playing against those guys one day," Donato said.
Ryan Donato’s two goals lead complete effort for Team USA hockey over Slovakia
GANGNEUNG, South Korea The effort was more complete. The defense was better. The poise was resolute. The U.S. mens hockey team looked like a completely different team in another tense situation Friday afternoon.
The result reflected that, too.
One game after melting down in a disappointing loss, Team USA pushed hard from start to finish to defeat Slovakia 2-1 at Gangneung Hockey Center.
Gangneung, South Korea — Ryan Donato scored two power-play goals and Troy Terry dominated with his speed as college players led the United States to an important 2-1 victory over Slovakia on Friday at the Olympics.