| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:30 PM
BOSTON — Tuukka Rask stopped 30 shots for his second shutout, Patrice Bergeron scored a first-period goal, and the Boston Bruins won their fifth straight by beating the New York Rangers 3-0 Thursday night.
The Rangers have lost 3-0 in consecutive...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 8:14 PM
--- Panthers coach Gerard Gallant said after morning skate that this two-week odyssey that began on New Year's Day would be a truly great road trip with a victory over the Jets, but just a good one with a loss.
Well, despite getting pounded 8-2 by the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 8:10 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Rookie David Pastrnak scored twice for the second straight game and Milan Lucic had a goal and an assist as the Boston Bruins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 Tuesday night for their fourth straight win.
Brad Marchand also scored and...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 7:56 PM
Rule changes and modifications intended to increase scoring did little to pump up goal production during the first half of the season, a point the NHL passed Saturday.
Through Saturday's action (624 games) the goals-per-game average was 5.36,...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:18 AM
Chapter 4 of Steve Mason's "Book of Injuries'' began on Saturday and is expected to be completed in about two weeks.
The Flyers starting goaltender had to leave Saturday's game against the Boston Bruins just 7:07 after the opening faceoff with what is...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 8:54 PM
Only occasionally this season has General Manager Dean Lombardi seen the Kings resemble the group that blended a strong work ethic, forbidding goaltending and staunch defense to win the Stanley Cup twice in three seasons.
"There's been pockets where...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 1:22 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Rookie David Pastrnak scored his first two career NHL goals to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.
Chris Kelly added a short-handed goal for Boston, which won its third straight....
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:28 PM
There's been a lot of uninspiring basketball at the World's Most Famous Arena this season. The hapless Knicks were back on display at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night, but the real show was in the afternoon. Geno Auriemma's UConn Huskies rolled...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:06 AM
The Toronto Maple Leafs fired coach Randy Carlyle on Tuesday in the midst of another start that has left the team in danger of missing the postseason for the ninth time in 10 seasons.
Carlyle, who coached the Ducks to their 2007 Stanley Cup title,...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:30 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Patrice Bergeron scored twice, including a deflection past Pittsburgh's Marc-Andre Fleury 2:43 into overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory over the Penguins on Wednesday night.
Bergeron got just enough of Milan...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:09 PM
— While the hockey world has been abuzz over the return of Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo to Vancouver for the first time since last March's stunning trade, defenseman Willie Mitchell is enjoying a more relaxed homecoming.
Mitchell, who was born...