Canadiens top Canucks in overtime

...5, COYOTES 2In New York, John Tavares had two goals and an assist to lead the Islanders to a victory over Arizona.Frans Nielsen, Brock Nelson and Steve Bernier also scored and Kyle Okposo had three assists - to increase his team-leading total to 12...

Coyotes manage to sneak past Maple Leafs

...stopped 29 shots for his second shutout in three starts, Mikhail Grabovski scored late in the second period for New York.Frans Nielsen, Cal Clutterbuck and Kyle Okposo scored in the third period and Nikolay Kulemin added two assists as the Islanders improved...

Montreal Canadiens run win streak to open season to nine

...John Tavares scored his fifth of the season and extended his point-scoring streak to six games for the Islanders. Frans Nielsen had two assists, including on Grabovski's winning goal. PANTHERS 6, STARS 2In Dallas, Nick Bjugstad had a goal and an...

Canadiens handle Red Wings, stay unbeaten

...Islanders handed San Jose its first loss of the season.Johnny Boychuk, Anders Lee, Josh Bailey, Brock Nelson and Frans Nielsen also scored to help the Islan ders win their third in a row. Jaroslav Halak made his season debut after missing the first...

Nielsen admits to errors in TV measurement

NEW YORK - The Nielsen company on Friday admitted to errors...across all of the broadcast networks. Nielsen described the errors as minuscule, but...first week of the television season.Nielsen executives said the errors only became...

Nielsen critics are persistent despite improved numbers

...after a campaign was launched against Nielsen Media Research for fear that a new counting system would shortchange blacks, Nielsen says blacks are watching more television...monopoly over measuring TV audiences. Nielsen, which prefers a low public profile...

Lonnie Nielsen rallies to win at En-Joie

ENDICOTT, N.Y. - Lonnie Nielsen was as amazed as anybody. Nielsen shot a 9-under 63 on Sunday, vaulting past second-round...Black. Trailing Funk by three shots entering the day, Nielsen started with four birdies and an eagle and pulled away...

Actor Leslie Nielsen dies at 84

LOS ANGELES - Leslie Nielsen, who traded in his dramatic persona...the passing of beloved actor Leslie Nielsen, probably best remembered as Lt. Frank...pictures and television," said Kelly.Nielsen came to Hollywood in the mid-1950s...

Nielsen reflects on work

...education superintendent, Republican Barbara Nielsen leaves office saying she accomplished...I've done all the hard work," said Ms. Nielsen, who will be replaced today by Democrat...lower teacher-student ratios. Ms. Nielsen, who decided not to seek re-election...

Nielsen not pleased with prospective successors

...Outgoing Education Superintendent Barbara Nielsen says the two people vying for her job...of education and how it works," said Nielsen, a Republican who is not seeking a third...I'm not so sure that has happened," Nielsen said Friday. "My biggest concern...