It takes something special for a shot by Alex Ovechkin to surprise a goaltender. John Carlson essentially bounced a pass to Ovechkin in such an awkward position that Lundqvist didn't expect him to get it on net and again was beaten. ''I should…STEPHEN WHYNO (AP Hockey Writer)
MONTREAL (AP) -- Brendan Gallagher scored with 11 seconds left to give the Montreal Canadiens their third straight victory, 3-2 over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday night.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Carolina Hurricanes have assigned forward Martin Necas and defenseman Haydn Fleury to their AHL affiliate in Charlotte.
DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Red Wings have claimed winger Jacob de la Rose off waivers from Montreal.
The Ottawa Senators will be without Brady Tkachuk for about a month after the rookie winger tore a ligament in his leg. Senators coach Guy Boucher revealed news of the injury after the team practiced on Wednesday. Tkachuk was not on the ice for…