| Jun 9, 2015
| 10:05 AM
Five things to know as it is announced that the New York Islanders will play the Philadelphia Flyers at the PPL Center in an NHL exhibition game on Monday, Sept. 21:
1. This will be the first time two NHL teams will play in the Lehigh Valley.
| Jun 2, 2015
| 7:01 PM
Stanley Cup won by the Lightning, in 2004 against the Flames. Blackhawks center Brad Richards won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP that year for the Lightning after posting 12 goals and 14 assists.
Stanley Cups won by the Blackhawks (1934,...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 11:09 AM
For all their success this season, the Tampa Bay Lightning are still playing the underdog card.
Maybe it's because they lack household names on their roster. Or because they play their home games in a part of the country better known for deep-sea...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 2:17 PM
Baltimore-based sporting goods manufacturer STX, which expanded into ice hockey last year, said today it has launched a new stick to be sold in stores after being used by a pair of NHL players during the regular season.
STX said the "Surgeon Rx" has a...
| May 30, 2015
| 10:43 PM
The Ducks stared at their playoff demons Saturday and blinked. Again.
So ended another promising season for the Ducks, who romped through the 82-game schedule but lacked the mental toughness to successfully navigate the minefield of the Stanley Cup...
| May 26, 2015
| 4:18 PM
When Jonathan Toews puts his faceoff face on, he turns on the charm.
"Having an understanding of the linesman," the Blackhawks captain said, "making sure you're on the same page with them and just being respectful."
Twice during their 5-4, double-...
| May 26, 2015
| 11:58 AM
On the surface, it looks like a risky move.
Somewhat unproven general manager hires somewhat untested coach.
Yet no one should be all that surprised that Ron Hextall went in a completely unconventional direction in naming Dave Hakstol to run his...
| May 23, 2015
| 9:35 PM
Emerson Etem didn't row, row, row a boat gently down a stream.
Instead, the Ducks left wing rolled, rolled, rolled his butt fiercely down the street delivering newspapers on roller blades to save money for hockey equipment.
Etem used the same part of...
| May 18, 2015
| 6:45 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The man trying hard to alter the course of Blackhawks history still cherishes the night he claimed some for himself.
"I think I set the Blackhawks record for shortest shift resulting in a goal — 12 seconds long, scoring...
| May 17, 2015
| 6:42 PM
There was the glove in Game 4 in the second period against the Calgary Flames.
This time, it was the stick in the first period in the opening game of the Western Conference finals between the Ducks and the Chicago Blackhawks.
The owner of the stick...
| May 11, 2015
| 3:51 PM
A pile of pucks in the net behind him Monday, a business trip in front of him, Corey Crawford plans to keep pucks in front of him and put business behind him during the upcoming Western Conference finals.
A week-plus playoff layoff will end in a few...