| Mar 8, 2014
| 2:54 PM
For all that comes with playing in the NHL, there's still some things that make the professionals feel like little kids.
Mention the Minnesota High School State Hockey Tournament to Panthers center Nick Bjugstad. All of a sudden, the 6-6 giant instantly...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Instru-metal trio Russian Circles long has been a heavyweight presence in the local scene, releasing five albums, including last year's monstrous "Memorial," over the course of its decade together. Now that the band has both a burger and a beer to its...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:27 PM
They came to raise a glass to a Cup, again, to toast a game played on ice in a city where it no longer rains, much less snows.
They lined the metal barricades 20 deep, shoulder to shoulder in black jerseys. They were tatted homies, mustachioed hipsters,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
NBC Sports Network's coverage of the Game 7 overtime thriller on Sunday night between the Los Angeles Kings and Chicago Blackhawks has set a U.S. record for a non-Cup Final game in the National Hockey League.
Nielsen estimates that NBCSN averaged 4.137...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:43 AM
Asked how he was feeling Wednesday, Matt Grogan said, “A little sore, but it’s definitely worth it.”
Grogan, the senior goalie for the UConn hockey team, made 58 saves Tuesday night as the Huskies defeated No. 9 Providence on the road,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:10 AM
For most viewers, Olympic figure skating can be a subjective and murky sport, the difference between medals and also-ran status found in small gradations not visible to the naked eye.
But in Wednesday night’s prime-time short skate from Sochi,...
| Feb 23, 2014
Are we inherently a musical state?
At the very least, we seem to have always been a state that likes to sing.
During the Colonial and Revolutionary days, we did most of our singing in church. And we took our church singing very seriously....
| May 7, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Top-seeded Maryland rolls into the NCAA tournament looking to extend some of the most impressive streaks in any college sport.
The Terps are in the NCAA tournament for a record 30th time and 25th consecutive time. No other women's lacrosse team has...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Don't write off the Norfolk Admirals just yet. They'll be back on a plane to Newfoundland, about 2,000 miles away, with their American Hockey League playoff hopes still alive.
Andre Petersson scored on a blue-line shot 13:10 into overtime...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 7:24 PM
With the Kings heading off to the gambling capital of the world, Las Vegas, for two exhibitions, it almost seemed appropriate to ask a percentage-based question.
Kings captain Dustin Brown continues to improve in his recovery from a hamstring injury...
| Jun 16, 2013
The celebration might have seemed premature, even a tad in bad taste, when upon finishing the 1966-67 season in first place, the Blackhawks wildly sprayed each other with champagne while Coach Billy Reay screamed: "We buried Muldoon!"
It was the era...