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  • AHL Lehigh Valley Phantoms owner says new OT format is working

    AHL Lehigh Valley Phantoms owner says new OT format is working
    Phantoms co-owner Jim Brooks, fresh back from the AHL All-Star Classic and AHL Board of Governors meetings in Utica, N.Y., said that the new experimental overtime format the AHL is employing this season has been a huge hit and the NHL is watching it...
  • Wolf Pack At The Break

    The AHL All-Star Game was Monday night. The Western Conference beat the Eastern Conference 14-12. So now it is back to the regular season and the second half. The Wolf Pack play Bridgeport Friday night at 7 at the XL Center. We asked Bob Crawford, radio...
  • Panthers' Thornton wants more than wild-card berth

    While the Panthers have been focusing on catching one of the two wild-card playoff berths in the Eastern Conference, forward Shawn Thornton has loftier goals. "We're right in the mix but we got to string something together to get back into it,'' Thornton...
  • Faulk, Staal lead Hurricanes to 4-2 win over Lightning

    RALEIGH, N.C. Justin Faulk looked the part of an NHL All-Star Tuesday as the Carolina Hurricanes topped the Tampa Bay Lightning. The defenseman, fresh off his first All-Star Game appearance, had a goal and assist as the Canes won 4-2, beating a team that...
  • Despite three PPGs Panthers fall 5-4 to Red Wings and Stephen Weiss for fifth straight loss

    Despite three PPGs Panthers fall 5-4 to Red Wings and Stephen Weiss for fifth straight loss
    Clearly, Panthers coach Gerard Gallant and assistant coach Mike Kelly didn't just lounge around on the beach during the weeklong All-Star break. Instead, they revamped a sickly, 29th-ranked power play and sent out four forwards and one defenseman instead...
  • Panthers ready to start fresh, put skid behind them

    Panthers ready to start fresh, put skid behind them
    For the Panthers, the All-Star break could not have come at a better time. Florida was riding a seasonlong four-game losing streak and was outscored by 10 goals over that span, dropping them seven points back of an Eastern Conference playoff berth....
  • Flyers have little margin of error in second half if they want to make postseason

    When the Flyers resume action Tuesday against Arizona at the Wells Fargo Center, they will try to avoid the same letdown that followed their last lengthy break. The Flyers are 12 points out of the Eastern Conference's last playoff spot with 34 games...
  • Ovechkin grinning with Capitals among East contenders; West playoff race to tight to call

    Alex Ovechkin's familiar gap-toothed grin has returned with the Washington Capitals in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff hunt. Hardly anyone's smiling in the West, where the standings are far more convoluted heading into the post-All-Star break...
  • Lehigh Valley Phantoms end three-game losing streak

    Kevin Goumos, Petr Straka and Brandon Alderson have been a productive line the last two games for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. They have gone from stand-still opportunists to those moving with the puck and creating many scoring opportunities. In Saturday...
  • Solar Bears' Cepis secures 3-2 OT win over Greenville

     Solar Bears' Cepis secures 3-2 OT win over Greenville
    Make it another nail-biting finish for the suddenly red-hot Orlando Solar Bears, who on Saturday night needed overtime to win their latest game. Jacob Cepis was Orlando's latest hero, blasting in a shot from near the blue line to lift the Solar Bears to...
  • Sports TV and radio: Monday's 1/26 log (updated Sunday AM)

    3 a.m.    Tennis: Australian Open.--ESPN2 6:30 a.m.    Tennis: Australian Open.--Tennis Ch. 7 p.m.    Basketball: Illinois women at Michigan.--Big Ten Net. 7 p.m.    Basketball: Army at American.--CBSSN 7 p.m.    Hockey: AHL All-Star Game: Eastern...