The National Hockey League has partnered with the top energy provider Constellation to work on becoming the first major sports league to go carbon-neutral, the league announced Thursday.
Nick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal in the longest shootout in NHL history to lift the Florida Panthers over the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Tuesday night.
A judge ruled Monday that there is enough evidence against Voynov, in his fourth season with Los Angeles, for him to stand trial on a felony domestic violence charge.
Backstrom had his first career regular-season hat trick, Braden Holtby made 26 saves, and the Capitals held on to defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning, 4-2, at Verizon Center on Saturday.
Edmonton has lost 15 of 16 games and is well on the way to missing the playoffs for the ninth consecutive season.