| Oct 11, 2014
| 9:35 PM
TORONTO The Penguins have shown a lot of things in the first two games of this season, and most are awfully good.
They've been able to generate goals almost at will, including the five they threw past Toronto goalie Jonathan Bernier in a 5-2 victory...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:35 PM
It's kind of funny that some people persist in calling him The Kid.
Sure, the alliteration still is there, but Sidney Crosby hasn't been a kid for a long, long time.
He's 27 years old, and enters his 10th year in the NHL.
Yeah, his 10th. No Kidding....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Hockey history made a house call in June, in the days after forward Justin Williams and the Kings won the Stanley Cup.
Williams, as the most valuable player of the playoffs, took home the Conn Smythe Trophy.
His name goes on the shiny relic along with...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Hockey players. Hockey dads. Hockey moms. Hockey people. Hockey guys. Hockey chicks.
Internationally, it's called ice hockey.
Here in North America, it's hockey plain and simple, almost totally ignoring that other sport, field hockey.
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:46 PM
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Coach Bruce Boudreau is an astute watcher of the NHL, and that's why even in the face of the astounding production by the Ducks' first line he...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 7:00 PM
A year after Patrick Kane fired a shot into the goal in overtime to give the Blackhawks their first Stanley Cup championship since 1961, the game-winning puck is still missing.
The rubber disc hasn't been found since it was dug out of the net while the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Despite the disappointment of another playoff flameout by his Pittsburgh Penguins that resulted in his coach and general manager getting fired, center Sidney Crosby put a cap on a successful regular season Tuesday night at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas....
| May 28, 2010
| 5:48 PM
The Stanley Cup is overflowing with tradition and history. Here's everything you need to know about it.
Why is the Stanley Cup the most venerated trophy in sports?
Respect for elders. The trophy, then called the Challenge Cup, first was awarded in...
| Jul 27, 2010
| 12:26 PM
Unlike most men who run NHL teams, Brian Burke doesn't major in pitching trades and minor in pitching wedges.
He hates golf.
Blessed with a Harvard law degree and cursed by an obsession to work until he drops, the Whalers general manager thinks golf...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 8:58 AM
November 1971 -- The World Hockey Association awards franchise to sports enthusiasts and businessmen Howard Baldwin, John Colburn, Godfrey Wood and William Barnes.
January 1972 -- Jack Kelley, a successful coach at Boston University, joins the New...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan teed off against each other on the golf course at the 12th annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas this weekend.
Jordan, a six-time NBA champion and...