| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:05 AM
While hockey season does not start until Oct. 3 for the Florida Panthers, this season’s offseason has been an important one for the team, especially the upcoming youth.
A disappointing season last year revealed that the team’...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Tickets still remain for the second Baltimore Hockey Classic at Baltimore Arena, but most lower bowl seats are sold out.
Tuesday’s exhibition game will feature the Washington Capitals and the Boston Bruins, an original six team that reached last...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:46 AM
You know Bill Burr is a hardcore Boston Bruins fan because when he talks about the team, he says, "we." The last time he played the Chicago Theater, in 2011, the Bruins won the Stanley Cup. This time, the Blackhawks got the better of the Bruins.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:16 PM
On game nights like Tuesday, the televisions in Gary Rissling's restaurants show Washington Capitals' hockey contests. But he'd gladly tune in to watch a local team, should Baltimore one day get back on the ice.
"Can you imagine a rink built beside M&...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:30 PM
If Tuesday night's Baltimore Hockey Classic, which pitted the Washington Capitals against the Boston Bruins, was any indication, Baltimore had better things to do than watch a live NHL preseason game.
There were thousands of empty seats inside Baltimore...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
On April 26, Joel Ward scored the winning goal for his Washington Capitals in a National Hockey League playoff game against the Boston Bruins. It was the seventh game of a tied playoff series, so fan passion was at a high. Ward is one of the few black...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:32 AM
I write in the immediate aftermath of the Chicago Blackhawks winning the 2013 Stanley Cup in a fashion so sudden and stunning that I barely had the wherewithal to jump up and down screaming like a maniac. By the time this shows up in print, the cheers...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The National Hockey League Stanley Cup Finals kicked off last night in Chicago, pitting the Blackhawks against the Boston Bruins in a best-of-seven battle on the ice. And this series looks to be a nail-biter, given the three-overtime opening game...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn hinted Tuesday that he may summon lawmakers back to Springfield again this summer to take up public employee pension reform, saying next month's State Fair would provide an ideal time for legislators to work on the issue while also having a...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 1:12 PM
The Rolling Stones wrapped up the last of their three shows at the United Center last week and are preparing for two shows this week in Boston, where it's a safe bet that the band members will try the local cuisine and kiss up to the crowd by lending...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:31 PM
Game 5 was looking like a killer.
With a chance to eliminate the defending champion Kings and advance to the Stanley Cup Final on Saturday, the Blackhawks took home ice the way you’d dream, scoring two goals before Los Angeles managed a shot....