NW Sports from the AP

Date: 02/25/2015 04:59 AM

Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) – Zack Kassian broke a 1-1 tie with a goal early in the third period and Eddie Lack preserved the lead with 13 of his 40 saves in the final period for the Vancouver Canucks in a 2-1 win over the struggling Boston Bruins last night. Daniel and Henrik Sedin both picked up assists on the tiebreaking goal 6:47 into the third as the Canucks beat the struggling Bruins for the second time this month.

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) – Matt Martin and Johnny Boychuk scored less than a minute apart early in the third to break a tie and the New York Islanders went on to rout the Arizona Coyotes 5-1 last night. Kael Mouillierat – his first goal in the NHL – and Brock Nelson also scored in the third as the Coyotes lost for the seventh straight time. Mouillierat’s goal came at 7:16 while Nelson’s was at 9:10. Colin McDonald assisted on both.

UNDATED (AP) – The Oregon Ducks travel to the Bay Area to face off against the California Bears tonight. The Ducks have won five of their six past games and are No. 3 in the Pacific-12 Conference. They are coming off a 69-58 victory over Utah.

UNDATED (AP) – The Oregon State Beavers will face Stanford tonight in Maples Pavilion. The Beavers are coming off a 72-58 win against the Colorado Buffaloes.


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