| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:38 PM
HARTFORD — Moments before his first NHL start in goal Feb. 20 in Buffalo, N.Y., Mackenzie Skapski, 20, looked up to see New York Rangers veteran Martin St. Louis standing in front of him.
"Marty came up to me as I was taping my stick," Skapski...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 6:19 PM
The rivalry between the Blackhawks and Blues already was incredibly intense even before they began waging their current battle near the top of the Central Division.
When the teams face off Sunday night at the United Center for the first of two showdowns...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 6:40 AM
Jonathan Toews scored two goals in 47 seconds late in the third period to lift the Blackhawks to a stirring 4-3 victory over the Sabres on Friday night at First Niagara Center. After coughing up an early two-goal lead to the team with the fewest...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 9:27 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Some moments in hockey simply defy logic.
The Blackhawks inexplicably trailing the lowly Sabres — a team that appears to be tanking to better its odds to secure the top pick in the draft — after coughing up a two-goal...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 8:47 PM
Jonathan Toews scored two goals in 47 seconds late in the third period to lift the Blackhawks to a stirring 4-3 victory over the Sabres on Friday night at First Niagara Center. After coughing up an early two-goal lead to the team with the...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:21 PM
The playoff picture became clearer in the East on Monday when the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched a postseason berth, but it grew more muddled in the West when the Kings lost to the Chicago Blackhawks and Calgary and Vancouver won their respective games....
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:17 AM
The Buffalo Sabres are the worst team in the NHL, and for now, their fans are happy to cheer for opponent goals if that's what it takes to get them the top overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
The Sabres lost to the Arizona Coyotes, 4-3, in...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:29 PM
It was a decision that will hurt the Penn State men's hockey team in the fall, but coach Guy Gadowsky can't fault Casey Bailey for jumping at the opportunity.
As the Penn State coach concluded the program's third season of NCAA Division I hockey,...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 9:02 PM
DALLAS — As determined as the Blackhawks are to capture the Central Division title, they aren't exactly obsessing over what is going on above them in the waning games of the regular season.
After their morning skate in Dallas before playing the...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 8:37 PM
BOSTON — Anders Lindback made seven of his 44 saves in overtime, then shut out Boston for three rounds of the shootout as the Buffalo Sabres rallied to beat the Bruins 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Lindback stopped Torey Krug on Boston's last chance in...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:57 PM
Pete Rose, 73, still wants back in baseball, and he has formally asked for forgiveness. Rose submitted a request to be reinstated to MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, who says he'll review the Dowd report and everything else that led to then-commissioner Bart...