| May 16, 2015
| 9:00 PM
NEW YORK — The story lines are lush. They start with Ryan Callahan, the former Rangers captain, playing nearly 15 minutes for Tampa Bay only five days after undergoing an emergency appendectomy.
They continue with Martin St. Louis, traded captain-...
| May 12, 2015
| 3:48 PM
It's called "ice time."
For 10-year-old Quinn McCall, there's nothing better.
It doesn't matter how cold it gets inside the Midwest Training and Ice center in Dyer. It doesn't matter if he has to wake up at 5 a.m. for practice time. It doesn't...
| May 12, 2015
| 6:00 PM
AD Award To Manuel
UConn athletic director Warde Manuel won the Under Armour AD of the year award on Tuesday, awarded by by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of America (NACDA). Manuel will get the award June 17 at NACDA's 50th...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 7:34 PM
DETROIT (AP) - Zach Trotman scored his first career NHL goal with 2:08 remaining to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.
Trotman's wrist shot got between Petr Mrazek's glove and jersey and trickled past the...
| May 11, 2015
| 9:06 PM
At halftime of each home game last season, the New England Patriots invited a soldier on the field to honor the troops. Dressed in camouflage, they smiled and waved to the crowd during the feel-good moment.
However, the "True Patriot" program wasn't...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 4:44 PM
In the middle of last week, when Blackhawks rookie Scott Darling of suburban Lemont was the surprise talk of the town in Chicago, it seemed a good time to talk with the man who had been perhaps the most unlikely rookie goalie to become the star of the...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 5:21 AM
One by one, Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad has crossed off milestones in his first NHL season.
First overall draft pick. First game. First goal. First assist, first game-winning goal, first All-Star Game (with four assists).
Perhaps his next milestone...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 7:51 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — It's almost becoming a rite of spring that Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is named as a finalist for the Frank J. Selke Trophy, awarded to the NHL's top defensive forward.
For the fourth time in five years, Toews is among...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 10:45 AM
HARTFORD — For six weeks, the pattern has been the same.
The Hartford Wolf Pack have played smart and efficient at both ends of the ice, scoring timely goals and limiting chances in front of their goaltender. And when there was an opportunity,...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:23 PM
The NHL will have a new champion and the Stanley Cup playoffs will welcome back some long-absent teams.
The Kings became the first champion to miss the playoffs the following season since Carolina in 2007. They were joined on the sidelines by the Boston...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 2:32 PM
HARTFORD — As the season winds down and the playoffs approach, the goal of every American Hockey League team is the same: grab some momentum, win some games and carry some swagger into the postseason.
Three years ago, the Norfolk Admirals did...