| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Say what you will about the state of UConn's football program, but here is the reality: Of the 11 programs in the American Athletic Conference only one did not land on a player on the first team, the second team or among the honorable mentions on...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:16 PM
When/where: 7 p.m., First Niagara Center, Buffalo
TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: WQAM-560
Scouting report: The Panthers, who played the Red Wings on Friday, are 1-0-1 on second games of back-to-backs. The Panthers are 2-0 vs. Buffalo, including a 1-...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 7:49 PM
— In years past the Panthers would've gladly taken a 1-1-1 road trip against quality opponents such as the Blues, Red Wings and suprisingly surging Sabres.
But not this year's version, who currently reside in the eighth and final playoff spot in...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 2:44 PM
When Panthers coach Gerard Gallant told rookie center Vincent Trocheck that he was going to be his leadoff shooter in Friday's shootout against the Detroit Red Wings, memories came rushing back to his youth hockey days.
Not only did Trocheck star for...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 10:22 AM
The arbitrary nature of the road hit the Kings in Toronto as they showed improvement in many categories but still came away with a shootout loss. Again, there are always stand-out moments, a few more takeaways from Sunday.
Carter’s slump deepens...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ The Ducks have won seven straight games despite losing sniper Corey Perry to a sprained left knee. They've won seven straight games five times since the start...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Hockey fans in Latvia continue to stuff the NHL All-Star ballot box for their favorite son, Zemgus Girgensons of the Buffalo Sabres.
According to the NHL, Girgensons is the top vote-getter for the 2015 All-Star game for the third straight week, with 1,...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:02 PM
How can the Ducks' 10-3 record be the same as it was through 13 games last season yet be dramatically different?
The answer is their willingness to embrace the concept that defense wins championships in the NHL. For inspiration, all they had to do was...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 12:44 PM
It seemed like yesterday when Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon stood on the podium in the Wells Fargo Center and selected Aaron Ekblad as the No. 1 draft pick.
Just over four months later Ekblad returned to the site of one of the happiest moments of...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Lacrosse equipment maker STX, which expanded earlier this year into hockey, is now selling ice hockey gloves and performance and recreational sticks in U.S. stores, the Baltimore company announced Monday.
"Our goal was to blur the lines between the...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:50 PM
4 a.m.: Baseball MLB All-Stars vs. Japan All-Stars. MLB
7:30 p.m.: Magic at Raptors. NBA
10:30 p.m.: Spurs at Warriors. NBA
7:30 p.m.: High school, Morgan at Valley Regional/Old Lyme. CPTV Sports
8 p.m.: Toledo at...