Sunday, November 10, 2002

Kolzig slams door on Flyers


Olie the Goalie returns to give Caps big boost

The Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Olaf Kolzig made 43 saves, and Sergei Gonchar sparked a four-goal second period with his first goal of the season as the Washington Capitals beat Philadelphia 4-1 Saturday. Kolzig has allowed two goals in consecutive victories after returning from a wrist injury.

Steve Konowalchuk, Jaromir Jagr and Peter Bondra also scored in the second period as the Capitals chased goalie Roman Cechmanek with three goals in the first 7 minutes.

Mark Recchi had a third-period goal for the Flyers.

Oilers 6, Devils 3

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Jussi Markkanen made 36 saves, and Ethan Moreau had two goals and an assist for Edmonton.

Marty Reasoner added a goal and an assist, and linemates Ryan Smyth, Mike Comrie and Anson Carter also scored. Brian Rafalski, Christian Berglund and John Madden scored for the Devils.

Bruins 7, Senators 1

BOSTON - Joe Thornton, Bryan Berard and Jozef Stumpel scored power-play goals as Boston routed Ottawa.

Thornton had three assists for the Bruins, and Mike Knuble, P.J. Axelsson, Rob Zamuner and Jonathan Girard added goals. Boston has won eight of 12 games since dropping its season opener.

Panthers 3, Flames 0

MIAMI - Valeri Bure had a goal and an assist, and Jani Hurme stopped 28 shots in Florida's victory over Calgary.

Bure and Kristian Huselius scored power-play goals in the second period, and Olli Jokinen added an empty-net goal.

'Hawks 3, Lightning 2, OT

TAMPA, Fla. - Igor Korolev scored his second goal of the game on a breakaway in overtime to lift Chicago past Tampa Bay, ending the Lightning's season-opening home win streak at five.

Blue Jackets 6, Rangers 3

COLUMBUS - Rick Nash, the No.1 pick in the June draft, scored two first-period goals as Columbus beat New York.

Tyler Wright, Hannes Hyvonen, Geoff Sanderson and Sean Pronger added goals for the Blue Jackets, 4-0-0-1 in their last five.

Rangers Petr Nedved, Radek Dvorak and Rem Murray scored.

Hurricanes 3, Penguins 2

RALEIGH, N.C. - Bates Battaglia and former Cincinnati Cyclones star David Tanabe scored third-period goals.

Miami University graduate Kevyn Adams also scored for Carolina, 4-0-2-1 in its last seven games. Alexandre Daigle and Martin Straka scored for Pittsburgh, and Mario Lemieux had an assist for his NHL-leading 30th point.

Canadiens 3, Kings 1

MONTREAL - Yanic Perreault scored two power-play goals, and Jeff Hackett came within 2:14 of his first shutout in more than 21/2 years as Montreal beat Los Angeles. Richard Zednik added a goal for Montreal, and Lubomir Visnovsky scored for L.A.

Blues 6, Maple Leafs 3

ST. LOUIS - Doug Weight and Dallas Drake each scored two goals in St. Louis' victory.

Al MacInnis and Jamal Mayers added goals for St. Louis. Mikael Renberg had two goals for Toronto, and Mats Sundin also scored.

Thrashers 6, Sabres 4

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Pascal Rheaume and Dany Heatley scored twice each for Atlanta.

Ilya Kovalchuk and Chris Herperger also scored for the Thrashers. Buffalo is winless in its last eight games.

Wild 4, Sharks 2

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Pierre-Marc Bouchard, the eighth overall pick in the June draft, scored his first NHL goal as Minnesota beat San Jose to stay atop the Western Conference.

Marian Gaborik scored his NHL-leading 11th goal, and Cliff Ronning and Wes Walz also scored as the Wild improved to 10-3-2. Owen Nolan and Marcus Ragnarsson scored for the Sharks.

Canucks 5, Coyotes 2

PHOENIX - Todd Warriner and Trevor Linden scored 25 seconds apart late in the third period and Dan Cloutier made 35 saves as Vancouver beat Phoenix.

Todd Bertuzzi, Markus Naslund and Trevor Letowski also scored to help Vancouver improve to 4-1-2 on the road. Todd Simpson and Daniel Briere scored for Phoenix.




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Bengals' defense will need to step up once again
The Edge
Isolation booth: Johnson vs. Demps
Levi: Life as a Rookie
Bengals, Ravens stats
Bengals-Ravens by the numbers
NFL notebook, standings
Are you ready for some Monday Night Football history?
Curnutte's NFL power rankings

UC BEARCATS
Sloppy UC still slams NKU
Daugherty: Wrath - not grapes - seems more Huggins' style
Center position still work in progress
UC women win C-USA soccer crown

XAVIER HOOPS
Cole ponders redshirt season
XU women win exhibition

REDS / BASEBALL
Bowden mum regarding free agent wish list
Reds Q & A
Phils set to spend on Thome

OHIO FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS
Elder, Colerain at Nippert Saturday
Where to buy football tickets
Elder 31, Wayne 3
Colerain 28, Lebanon 7
Ohio scores | Ohio pairings
Fans enjoy atmosphere at Paul Brown Stadium
Kings 36, Edgewood 19
Reading 41, Coldwater 38

KENTUCKY FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS
Kentucky scores | Kentucky pairings
CovCath 54, Harrison Co. 6
Beechwood 55, Fairview 7
Boone Co. 34, Oldham Co. 28
Dixie Heights 43, Lou. Ballard 41
Eastern 22, Conner 7
Highlands 56, Anderson Co. 0
Holy Cross 35, Nicholas Co. 14
Lex. Catholic 52, Holmes 20
Lloyd 51, East Carter 20
Louisville Trinity 48, Ryle 9
NewCath 57, Paris 14
Russell 31, Newport 14
Scott 53, Bourbon Co. 22

INDIANA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS
East Central 38, Whiteland 30


OHIO VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Ursuline unseats St. Ursula as Div. I champs
GGCL players rule all-state team

OHIO SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS
St. Ursula loses soccer final
Wyoming girls denied soccer title
Madeira boys win state title

KENTUCKY CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
St. Henry boys take cross country title
Highlands girls run to state title

PREP INSIDER COLUMN
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COLLEGE FOOTBALL
With backs to wall, Buckeyes battle to 11-0
Hail Mary heave halts fun for UK
Bowen corners market at Miami
Huskies stun BGSU, take first in division
Mount St. Joseph thumped by undefeated Hanover 49-14
Miami crushes Vols
Texas shows Baylor some attitude
Texas A&M ruins party for Sooners
Irish escape Navy
Syracuse topples No. 8 Virginia Tech in 3OT
Big Ten roundup
Top 25 roundup
How the Top 25 fared
College Football Today

COLLEGE HOOPS
Hoops: Big matchups come early, often
Dayton player's parents don't believe son lied

REGIONAL INTERESTS
MSJ football finally growling
Five questions with Brandon Miree
Enquirer Page Two power rankings

NATIONAL HEADLINES
Dredge leads Volvo Masters
Mighty Ducks blank Barons
Kolzig slams door on Flyers
Second-half scoring surge lifts Pacers over Raptors
Women's soccer: U.S. 2, Canada 1
Serena Williams, Capriati advance to WTA semis
Will Fittipaldi be first of new wave of drivers?
Stewart on cusp of Cup title