Raptors cut Knicks down to size, win third game in a row

The Toronto Raptors’ strategy heading into the game against the Knicks was to harass, harangue and generally attempt to make life miserable for Kristaps Porzingis, New York’s monster center. In the game’s early minutes, Toronto’s Pascal Siakam set the tone, sticking into the Knicks’ 7-foot-3 behemoth like flypaper and forcing him into a turnover. Shortly … [Read more…]

Coyotes come from behind to beat Canadiens for first regulation win

Derek Stepan and Christian Fischer scored power-play goals in the third period as the visiting Arizona Coyotes came from behind to beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-4 on Thursday to make their first regulation victory of the year. Brad Richardson, Christian Dvorak and Tobias Rieder also scored for the Coyotes (3-15-3), who snapped a five-game losing … [Read more…]