| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:07 PM
The Kings tendered qualifying offers to four players, including winger Dwight King, before Monday’s deadline to tender offers to restricted free agents in order to retain negotiating rights to those players.
They also tendered qualifying offers to...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:14 PM
It's not you, it's me.
That is the NHL version — free-agency style — of a disappointing breakup. Hockey's free agency starts Tuesday and among those on the market will be Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell, who won the Stanley Cup twice in Los...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:57 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Blackhawks moved up in the NHL draft and got the man they wanted when they selected center Nick Schmaltz with the 20th overall pick Friday night at Wells Fargo Center.
After acquiring picks No. 20 and 179 from the Sharks for...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 9:24 AM
A Toronto investment group led by rock star Jon Bon Jovi would not plan to move the Buffalo Bills out of western New York if it buys the team, according to the Toronto Sun.
The Bills were put on the market after Hall of Fame owner Ralph Wilson died in...
| Apr 8, 2014
The Philadelphia sports scene has gone bonkers recently. Allen Iverson, an NBA MVP and one of the highest scorers in league history, was once blasted for not practicing enough. Yet his former Sixers team appears to be openly tanking the......
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:30 PM
On one level, the Kings' playoff run mirrored their performance in the regular season, filled with hot runs and times where they were stone cold.
There was a period in November when they played without their starting goaltender and seemingly couldn't...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:13 PM
The Chicago Blackhawks' quest to regain the Stanley Cup will begin Oct. 9 when they travel to Dallas to face the Stars in the 2014-15 NHL regular-season opener.
The Hawks will then host the Sabres in the home opener Oct. 11 at the United Center.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Former Kings defenseman Rob Blake, now the team’s assistant general manager, was one of six men elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday. The induction ceremony will take place in Toronto on Nov. 17.
In the players’ category, Blake, 44,...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Among a group of deserved hockey players, goaltender Dominik Hasek will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame this November.
And if not for Blackhawks goaltender Eddie Belfour, Hasek might also be entering with the distinction as one of, if not the...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 3:29 PM
The NHL released the 2014-15 regular-season schedule Sunday afternoon and made it official that the Blackhawks will face the Capitals in the 2015 Winter Classic in Washington.
The Jan. 1 matchup was reported last week but wasn't formally announced until...
| May 25, 2014
| 9:15 PM
A couple of Michael Futa's buddies had talked up a kid they'd coached who was a natural scorer despite being a poor skater, so Futa, then the general manager of Owen Sound of the Ontario Hockey League, wanted to see the kid for himself.