| May 1, 2015
| 5:15 PM
GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Putting a brutal, last-second loss to the Washington Capitals in the opening game of the Eastern Conference semifinals behind them isn't something the New York Rangers are worried about.
Playoff hockey is all about short-...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 8:44 PM
Tomas Fleischmann knew there were no guarantees he would play a big role after the Ducks acquired him from the Florida Panthers on Feb. 28 for Dany Heatley and a third-round pick in this year's entry draft.
The Czech-born winger had one goal and one...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 7:28 PM
The Ducks looked to the second round Thursday and couldn't miss who might be awaiting.
Calgary goaltender Jonas Hiller was in Anaheim's net for 326 games before this season, when he left via free agency.
"So far, Hilly's played great, and we've seen...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 11:30 PM
If the first dagger wasn't enough -- and it almost wasn't against the resilient Winnipeg Jets -- the Ducks' Ryan Kesler made certain to apply the finishing touch.
Kesler scored twice in the third period, twice giving the Ducks two-goal leads and some...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 9:30 PM
The anaheim Ducks on Wednesday became the first NHL team to advance to the second round of the playoffs, finishing off a hard-earned sweep of the Winnipeg Jets with a 5-2 victory at a raucous and rocking MTS Centre.
The Ducks will face the winner of the...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:23 PM
The NHL will have a new champion and the Stanley Cup playoffs will welcome back some long-absent teams.
The Kings became the first champion to miss the playoffs the following season since Carolina in 2007. They were joined on the sidelines by the Boston...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 9:19 PM
Not only is Paul Maurice a playoff-bound hockey coach, he also happens to be the teacher/caretaker of a beloved civic treasure, the Winnipeg Jets.
And the proud helicopter moms and dads are figuratively peering over his shoulder on the eve of the city's...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 11:26 PM
Just when it seemed as though it would be one of those vintage Ondrej Pavelec nights, unsolvable and unbeatable, the Ducks managed to solve the Jets goalie in the third period.
With the help of the power play, and an impressive effort by gifted...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 5:58 PM
FIVE MEMORABLE MOMENTS FOR 2014-15 LEHIGH VALLEY PHANTOMS
1. GAME ON
The home season opener Friday, Oct. 17, against the Adirondack Flames, the team that moved into the Phantoms' former home in Glens Falls, N.Y. The Phantoms won 4-3 with Scott...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 7:37 PM
Goodbye until September for the Kings and farewell to the NHL for defenseman Robyn Regehr.
It was a day of bittersweet partings for the Kings and their fans and for Regehr and his 15-season NHL career. The team's regular-season finale was a 4-1...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 10:55 PM
The Kings' last failed title defense ended achingly close to their final goal, falling short in Chicago in a double-overtime rush of blood and sweat.
This quest did not end in the playoffs but in a regular-season defeat in Western Canada, with the...