| Jan 3, 2015
| 5:04 PM
The people have spoken — many of them with a Latvian accent — and they’ve given Latvian-born forward Zemgus Girgensons of the Buffalo Sabres the most votes in fan balloting for the NHL All-Star game.
The NHL on Saturday announced the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 1:02 PM
Mike Richards played a season-low 9 minutes 7 seconds against the New York Rangers, including a mere two shifts in the third period, on Thursday.
And it appeared that Richards might end up being a healthy scratch for the first time in his career,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:19 PM
Despite a drawn-out breakup that took nearly two years before it ended in a messy divorce, when Roberto Luongo steps on the ice Thursday night in Vancouver's Rogers Arena for the first time since being traded to the Panthers last March, he will most...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:06 PM
The return of Patrick Sharp has made the already-potent attack considerably more dangerous, and the Blackhawks entered Tuesday’s game against the struggling Colorado Avalanche ranked fifth in the league in scoring offense.
The Blackhawks went on...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:35 PM
The return of Patrick Sharp has made the Blackhawks’ already-potent attack considerably more dangerous, and they entered Tuesday’s game against the struggling Avalanche ranked fifth in the league in scoring offense.
The Blackhawks went on to...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:37 PM
VANCOUVER -- It was a night to pay homage to Roberto Luongo as schizophrenic Canucks fans showered their all-time winningest goalie with trademark chants of, "Loooooo! Loooooo!'' every time he touched the puck.
In the end it was Huby-dooby-doo...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:10 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ By scoring three times against the Philadelphia Flyers last Saturday, New Jersey forward Jaromir Jagr became the oldest NHL player to record a hat trick, at...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 8:54 PM
Four of the Blackhawks on the ice for the national anthem before Sunday night's game at the United Center are headed to the NHL All-Star Game.
Less than a minute after the opening faceoff against the Stars, a fifth All-Star jumped over the boards during...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Headed to the United Center for a Blackhawks game and looking for a pregame meal deal? Roka Akor’s Chicago location (456 N. Clark, 312-477-7652) is offering guests who come in before a home game 25 percent off of their food bill. The special...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:24 AM
The death toll from the worst snow in memory in western New York has risen to at least 10.
Some areas of New York state along the Great Lakes had around 2 feet of new snow on Thursday on top of accumulations as deep as 5 feet from earlier in the week....
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:19 PM
• The Seattle Seahawks win their first Super Bowl ring with a 43-8 pounding of the Denver Broncos, a game pitting a smothering defense against Peyton Manning's high-octane Broncos offense. "Watching the film coming into the week, we'd...