| Jun 30, 2011
| 6:39 PM
The clock was ticking for the Chicago Blackhawks and general manager Stan Bowman to try and sign Steve Montador to a contract before the defenseman became an unrestricted free agent and in the end, beat the deadline.
The Hawks signed Montador to a four-...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 6:36 AM
The Washington Capitals on Monday fired coach Bruce Boudreau, who won 200 games faster than any coach in modern NHL history but stumbled regularly in the playoffs despite a talent-laden lineup featuring two-time league MVP Alex Ovechkin.
| Dec 6, 2011
| 1:18 PM
Chicago Blackhawks Chairman Rocky Wirtz is heading back from the NHL's Board of Governors meeting in Pebble Beach, Calif., a happy man.
Wirtz is quite pleased with the league's new radical realignment, which was voted upon and approved Monday night....
| Jan 16, 2012
A 27-save shutout from Jimmy Howard and a one- goal, two-assist game from Todd Bertuzzihelped Detroit take a 5-0 victory over Buffalo on Monday for a franchise-record 15th straight win at home.
Detroit hasn't lost at home since dropping a 4-1 decision to...
| Feb 9, 2012
It was one of the worst-kept secrets in all of sports. Today, it was no longer "secret."
The National Hockey League announced that the 2013 Winter Classic will be held at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor and will pit the Detroit Red Wings against the...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 8:48 PM
— The NHL's holiday break ended Monday when games resumed around the league, but apparently no one told the Washington Capitals.
Facing the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center after a two-day break, the Capitals looked uninspired, rarely...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 8:51 PM
As the Washington Capitals stepped onto the ice in Buffalo on Monday evening, they did so with a much-too-familiar vacancy on their defense. The game against the Sabres was the 20th consecutive and 26th of the season without Mike Green in the lineup....
| Aug 18, 2011
| 11:55 AM
National television audiences will get plenty of opportunities to see the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2011-12 season.
The Hawks will appear on 13 national telecasts--12 exclusively on either NBC or Versus--next season as the NHL announced the TV...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 11:00 AM
It appears Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane's recovery following surgery on his wrist could take longer than first anticipated.
Kane had surgery to repair a scaphoid fracture in his left wrist July 19, with a stated recovery time of six to eight...
| Nov 27, 2008
Warner Hessler, a former Daily Press sports columnist and a staple of NFL press boxes for more than 30 years, died Tuesday.
Mr. Hessler, 66, was diagnosed with cancer this fall.
From football and hockey to fishing and boxing, Mr. Hessler covered the...
| Aug 22, 2008
| 4:30 AM
Figure out what you can about Goli$ano's game plan from this dispatch by the earnest Mr. Madore: "Rochester billionaire Thomas Golisano is expected to endorse Barbara Donno in her bid to oust state Sen. Craig Johnson (D-Port Washington), sources......