Jaromir Jagr


Russia scored four power play goals and Alex Ovechkin added an even strength tally in a 5-2 win against Finland in the gold medal game at the World Hockey Championships in Minsk, Belarus.


During his 17 years managing the Capitals George McPhee often pointed out that the right way to build a hockey team is through the draft, not free agency.


Playing on Jaromir Jagr's 42nd birthday, the Czech Republic fell to Switzerland on Saturday in a 1-0 shutout.


DALLAS (AP) Jaromir Jagr and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout to lift the Dallas Stars to a 4-3 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Friday night.


DETROIT (AP) When Michael Ryder scored in the third period to give Dallas a two-goal lead, Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen relaxed a bit.