| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:48 PM
In 1975, there were maybe 20 Associated Press staffers in Pennsylvania, and only one of them disliked baseball, so just guess which one the AP sent to Williamsport to cover the Little League World Series.
That was the year a team from Lakewood, N.J.,...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:22 PM
The Florida Panthers announced today that 25 players (two goalies, eight defensemen, 15 forwards) will attend the team’s prospects camp that will begin with medical and physical testing on Thursday, Sept. 11 at BB&T Center....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that Predators prospects will report to town for physicals on Sept. 11, take to the ice for the first time at Centennial Sportplex at 1 p.m....
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Chicago residents can go to bed tonight knowing they sleep better than New Yorkers but get less shuteye than Orlando, Fla.
In a comparison of major cities, Chicago gets on average 6 hours and 50 minutes of sleep, according to data analyzed by the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:58 PM
When Patrick Kane is introduced Friday night during the opening ceremony of the Blackhawks Convention, fans not only will see a player a season away from becoming one of the highest paid in the NHL, but one who's level of maturity appears to have caught...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:16 PM
To paint a fair picture of Shawn Thornton, the Panthers' newest enforcer-type forward, an artist would need a wide brush.
Thornton will be the first to admit that his hands are most effective when balled into fists, and that he has molded a solid, 11-...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Lawmakers, having cured all else that ails us, have now turned their high beams on this Dodgers TV standoff. I suspect relief is just years away.
Not that we don't applaud their efforts this week. First, they called on the Federal Communications...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:13 PM
On the first day of NHL free agency, the New York Rangers began to build the Hartford Wolf Pack’s 2014-15 roster.
The Rangers signed five free agents who figure as organizational depth players and could wind up in Hartford: goalie Cedrick...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:54 PM
How in the puck is it possible for hockey to be a TV hit in June?
Well, when you have a faceoff between the NHL teams in the Nos. 1 and 2 media markets in the U.S., the Stanley Cup finals can finally score some impressive numbers for NBC.
| Jun 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The Stanley Cup Final won Wednesday in key demos for NBC on Wednesday, though the Kings-Rangers matchup fell well below last year's strong Bruins-Blackhawks opener in the overnights. Also of note on the night, ABC's "Motive" showed gains and Fox's "So You...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:50 AM
I don’t know what the Blackhawks are going to do in free agency to fix their blown chance at another Stanley Cup, but because I’m a pleaser, not a teaser, I’m here to help with a list of 10 (mostly) unrestricted free agents: