NEW YORK (AP) — Florida Panthers forward Sam Bennett was suspended three games without pay by the NHL on Sunday for an illegal check to the head of Montreal Canadiens forward Cedric Paquette during a game Saturday.
Montreal Canadiens (4-11-2, seventh in the Atlantic) vs. New York Rangers (9-3-3, third in the Metropolitan)
New York; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Rangers -144, Canadiens +120; over/under is 5.5
Los Angeles Kings (6-5-1, fourth in the Pacific) vs. Montreal Canadiens (3-10-0, eighth in the Atlantic)
Montreal; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Canadiens -138, Kings +116; over/under is 5.5
NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL suspended Montreal Canadiens forward Cedric Paquette for two games without pay on Monday for boarding Anaheim Ducks forward Trevor Zegras.
The incident occurred in the first period of the Ducks’ 4-2 win over Montreal on Sunday in Anaheim.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Martin Necas scored his second goal of the game to break a tie with 3:53 remaining, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Saturday night in a matchup between the top two teams in the Central Division...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sebastian Aho scored 1:26 into overtime to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 4-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night and earn a split of a four-game series...