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Players for the United States celebrate following their shootout period of a preliminary round game against Canada in the IIHF world junior championship in Orchard Park, N.Y., Friday, Dec. 29, 2017. U.S. won, 4-3, in overtime shootout. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 29, 2017 - 9:22 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Out of the way, Canada. Brady Tkachuk and the Americans are just fine when it comes to handling snow and ice. Tkachuk and Kieffer Bellows found plenty enough traction on a snow-covered rink to score shootout goals and cap the United States' 4-3 victory over Canada on...
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Canada and USA players face off as snow falls during the second period of a preliminary round game in the IIHF world junior championship in Orchard Park, N.Y., Friday, Dec. 29, 2017. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 29, 2017 - 8:49 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Brady Tkachuk and Kieffer Bellows found enough traction in the snow to score shootout goals and cap the United States' 4-3 victory over Canada on Friday in international hockey's first outdoor game. Tkachuk and Ron Perunovich scored 34 seconds apart in the third period to...
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December 29, 2017 - 3:30 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — St. Louis Blues draft pick Klim Kostin scored twice in leading Russia to a 5-2 win over Belarus in a preliminary round game of the world junior hockey championship on Friday. Artur Kayumov and German Rubtsov had a goal and assist each for Russia, which won its second straight...
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Tom Puckett
December 29, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As the US and Canada square off at New Era Field this afternoon in the World Junior Champioships' first ever outdoor game, a former Sabre recalls playing in the first NHL Winter Classic. Andrew Peters, (pictured R, with WBEN's Tom Puckett) one half of WGR Sportsradio 550's The...
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Slovakia goalie David Hrenak lets in a goal by Canada's Jordan Kyrou (obscured) during the third period of IIHF World Junior Championship preliminary round hockey game action in Buffalo, N.Y., Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 29, 2017 - 12:01 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Whether it's indoors or now outdoors, Canada coach Dominique Ducharme doesn't expect the bitter elements to chill the cross-border hockey rivalry his nation has developed against the United States. "We're rivals. It's always been tight games. And we expect a tight game...
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Slovakia goalie David Hrenak lets in a goal by Canada's Jordan Kyrou (obscured) during the third period of IIHF World Junior Championship preliminary round hockey game action in Buffalo, N.Y., Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 28, 2017 - 10:46 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Whether it's indoors or now outdoors, Canada coach Dominique Ducharme doesn't expect the bitter elements to chill the cross-border hockey rivalry his nation has developed against the United States. "We're rivals. It's always been tight games. And we expect a tight game...
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Slovakia goalie David Hrenak lets in a goal by Canada's Jordan Kyrou (obscured) during the third period of IIHF World Junior Championship preliminary round hockey game action in Buffalo, N.Y., Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 28, 2017 - 7:08 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Whether it's indoors or now outdoors, Canada coach Dominique Ducharme doesn't expect the bitter elements to chill the cross-border hockey rivalry his nation has developed against the United States. "We're rivals. It's always been tight games. And we expect a tight game...
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December 28, 2017 - 7:05 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — After further review, Buffalo goalie Robin Lehner was still convinced the Sabres got robbed. Mathew Barzal scored 1:08 into overtime to give the New York Islanders a 3-2 victory over Buffalo on Wednesday night. But what drew Lehner's ire was a stoppage in play with a half-...
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December 28, 2017 - 1:21 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A ferry carrying more than two dozen people hit a sandbar and got stuck for hours Wednesday, spurring an evacuation on a frigid night in the waters off New York City. No injuries were reported in the second stranding in a month for the city's newly-expanded ferry service. The city-...
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December 28, 2017 - 12:32 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A ferry carrying more than two dozen people hit a sandbar and got stuck for hours Wednesday, spurring an evacuation on a frigid night in the waters off New York City. No injuries were reported in the second stranding in a month for the city's newly-expanded ferry service. The city-...
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