| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:50 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. The Colorado Avalanche beat the Carolina Hurricanes earlier this season with a late comeback.
The Canes refused to let the Avs do it again.
Carolina allowed the Avs to rally for two third-period scores but then won a shootout for a 3-2...
| 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 9, 2015
| 10:22 AM
PHILADELPHIA — All season long, Jake Voracek has been downplaying his standing as the NHL points leader, saying it's "still early.''
Well, now we've reached the season's halfway point and Voracek still sits atop the leader board.
| 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 7, 2015
| 8:50 PM
PITTSBURGH The sweaters are the same.
So are a lot of the names.
But these are not the Boston Bruins who have been one of the NHL's elite teams for most of the decade, who bum's-rushed the Penguins out of the Eastern Conference final in four games...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:05 PM
J.P. Parise, a standout for the old Minnesota North Stars and a longtime coach and administrator in the state of hockey, died Wednesday night after a yearlong battle with lung cancer. He was 73.
Parise was a two-time NHL All-Star for the North Stars...
| Dec 22, 2014
By Jason Bell, The Sports Xchange
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — NHL leading scorer Jakub Voracek scored unassisted just 10 seconds into overtime as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Sunday night.
The goal was his second of the game...