| Jun 30, 2015
| 2:59 PM
In Greater Detroit, he is considered an innovator and legend in the world of youth hockey.
In North Carolina's Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Triangle, he is revered for bringing the National Hockey League to the region.
In Central Connecticut?
| Jun 30, 2015
| 7:11 AM
Former Hartford Whalers and current Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday. Not many around Hartford would have thought that possible in 1997 when the Whalers played their final season here. Here's a...
| Jun 30, 2015
| 6:27 AM
The NHL Hall of Fame announced its selections Monday, and it was a blast from the Whalers past.
Peter Karmanos, who bought the Hartford Whalers in 1994 and moved them to Raleigh, N.C., in 1997, where they became the Carolina Hurricanes, was selected...
| Jun 20, 2015
| 2:55 PM
Some of the best professional golfers in the world are following the yellow brick road from the Pacific Northwest to lovely Cromwell for the Travelers Championship. And when they see the immaculate greens at TPC River Highlands it will be like Dorothy and...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 4:59 PM
Robert Kraft opened his home to members of the Super Bowl champion Patriots Sunday night. The Patriots distributed Super Bowl rings to the roster of players that beat the Seahawks four months ago in Arizona. One key player who wasn't at Casa Kraft:...
| May 15, 2015
| 8:49 PM
The last time he scored two goals in a playoff game, Marek Hrivik barely knew where Hartford was on the map. He was a 20-year-old undrafted free agent with one foot on a flight from Canada that was supposed to land him in Vienna on his way home to...
| May 7, 2015
| 2:28 PM
Hartford leads best-of-seven series 1-0.
Game 1 recap: Chris Bourque, a former Hershey Bear, beat his old team for the Wolf Pack Wednesday night at Giant Center in Hershey, Pa., scoring at 16:47 of overtime to give the Wolf Pack a 2-1 victory. Bourque...
| May 5, 2015
| 1:37 PM
CROMWELL – The bus was idling outside the Champions Skating Center early Tuesday afternoon as players were boarding for a road trip.
The Hartford Wolf Pack's nomadic playoff existence began with a journey to Hershey, Pa., where the team will...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 2:32 PM
HARTFORD — As the season winds down and the playoffs approach, the goal of every American Hockey League team is the same: grab some momentum, win some games and carry some swagger into the postseason.
Three years ago, the Norfolk Admirals did...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 6:06 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. — The Hartford Wolf Pack had a season-high, six-game winning streak snapped Saturday night at the Times Union Center in a 4-2 loss to the Albany Devils.
Mike Sislo scored a pair of power-play goals for Albany, including the game-winner...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 4:19 PM
It may not be a monumental day, but April 13 has a significant place in Hartford sports history.
On April 13, 1997, 18 years ago today, the Hartford Whalers played their last NHL game.
Here's a link to a story The Courant did last year as part of...