| 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 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 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 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 26, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi was sitting in his office the other day, flipping through a guide that listed his counterparts in the NHL.
It was like looking at a high school yearbook without the cheery messages and autographs, one organized by...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:45 PM
Ducks front-office executive Bob Murray, not relishing the spotlight, survived the moment and his speech after being named the NHL’s general manager of the year.
Soon after, he received kudos from a crosstown rival and peer, Kings General...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Despite the disappointment of another playoff flameout by his Pittsburgh Penguins that resulted in his coach and general manager getting fired, center Sidney Crosby put a cap on a successful regular season Tuesday night at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:56 PM
LAS VEGAS — Not long after capturing the Norris Trophy in 2010, Duncan Keith took a look at the names attached to it and something stood out to the Blackhawks defenseman.
"I was kind of surprised to see some of the players who have only won it...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The NHL's 2014 Stanley Cup Final between the Los Angeles Kings and New York Rangers averaged about 5 million viewers on NBC and NBC Sports Network, according to Nielsen, making it professional hockey's second-most-watched championship round since 2006....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:51 PM
STAMFORD — Mike Backman said he wasn't sure how terrific his son-in-law was Monday night until he got home and saw the replays Tuesday morning. It was then that Backman saw the stick save that Jonathan Quick made on Mats Zuccarello in the first...