| Dec 3, 2014
| 1:52 PM
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EditorsNote: Updates with more tributes Canadiens legend Beliveau dies at age 83
Regarded as one of the NHL's all-time greats, center Jean Beliveau, who totaled 1,219 points in 1,125 NHL games, all with the Montreal Canadiens,...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It’s the “it” factor that transforms a team on its season journey from infancy into something head-turning.
It, for the Ducks, is Corey Perry being able to say that through seven games -- six of them victories -- he already has two hat...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:28 PM
hen you first meet Rob and Jim Brooks, you find two quiet, unassuming men who could be standing next to you in line at the supermarket or making pleasant conversation while waiting for your lunch order at a pizza joint in center city Allentown.
| 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...