Jozy Altidore scores twice in debut with Toronto

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Jozy Altidore scored...FC debut in a 3-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday in the Major League...also scored. Octavio Rivero scored for Vancouver.Altidore tied at 1 in the 32nd minute...

Canucks pull away from Kings

...power play in the third, leading the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 victory over the Los...Saturday.Eddie Lack made 25 saves for Vancouver. The Kings, who have 11 games left, could have tied Vancouver for second place in the Pacific Division...

Lightning top Canadiens to clinch playoff berth

...assist, and Eddie Lack made 23 saves as Vancouver opened a four-game trip with a victory...31.Shawn Matthias also scored for Vancouver, which strengthened its hold on second...Division.Vrbata's 31st goal gave Vancouver its first two-goal lead early in the...

Stanley Cup playoffs to have different feel

...started Wednesday night in Montreal, Washington, Nashville and Vancouver. The action won't stop until a new champion raises the Cup...no-doubt playoff contender, and remains a Stanley Cup favorite.Vancouver comfortably earned its postseason spot and second place in...

Alex Ovechkin scores 50th goal in Capitals' win over Hurricanes

...Nick Bonino and Radim Vrbata scored in the shootout, and Vancouver beat Predators to avoid being swept by Nashville.Alexandre Burrows had a goal and an assist for Vancouver. Chris Higgins, Linden Vey and Jannik Hansen scored a goal each...

As the playoffs approach, teams face off in an unpredictable slate of matchups

...by a league-wide lack of respect for their three years of excellence.CANUCKS (48-29-5) VS FLAMES (45-30-7)Vancouver bounced back swiftly from last season's collapse, returning to the playoffs with a retooled roster. Calgary overcame the...

Red Wings top Blues in overtime

...Anaheim's four-game winning streak. CANUCKS 3, COYOTES 1In Glendale, Ariz., Alexander Edler and Henrik Sedin scored third-period goals as Vancouver pulled away from Arizona.Oliver Ekman-Larsson had the goal for the Coyotes.

New Jersey snaps six-game losing streak

...right post with 56 seconds left.A day after clinching their seventh consecutive playoff berth with a 3-1 home win over Vancouver, the Blackhawks are now in a position to contend for the Central Division title. Chicago (48-24-6) won its fourth...

Hurricanes top Flyers in shootout

...late scratch with an eye injury.JETS 5, CANUCKS 4In Winnipeg, Manitoba, Lee Stempniak scored twice as the Jets defeated Vancouver.Jim Slater, Michael Frolik and Mark Scheifele also scored for Winnipeg.SENATORS 4, CAPITALS 3 (OT)In Ottawa, Ontario...

For the record

...Carla Lynn Bryan, 37, of Greenwood, S.C.Mikhail Louie Olivarez Yu, 20, of Fort Gordon, and Pharina Kong, 18, of Vancouver, Wash.Donald Alvin Darden, 45, and Tamenka Lovelle Harden, 38, both of AugustaThomas William Holmes, 23, and Hannah...