| Mar 5, 2015
| 11:28 PM
If the Kings make up enough ground and climb into a playoff spot over the course of their 18 remaining regular-season games, they might look back at their 4-3 shootout victory over Montreal on Thursday as the moment they kept their hopes alive with...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Could Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick play in 70 or more games during this regular season?
The reason behind the answer is simple: Darryl Sutter is his coach.
So, barring any strange occurrence, the answer is: "Yes."
Quick, who already has...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:02 PM
The time has arrived for the Florida Panthers to show if there is genuine tread on their snowshoes.
Beginning a stretch of three games in four days amid a five-game trip vital to their playoff aspirations, the Panthers found positive traction Thursday...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:17 PM
It will take special resolve for the Ducks to reach where they're aiming.
So Thursday's 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre was something they'll want to remember.
Coming off a lopsided loss in Toronto, confronting a tie game in...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
There were tears in the building.
And if there weren’t any on the Ducks’ bench when their former teammate Saku Koivu’s voice cracked mentioning his fight against cancer in the pregame retirement ceremony for Montreal’s former...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:21 PM
TV/radio: 7:30 p.m. Friday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Blackhawks are riding a four-game winning streak and have won nine of their last 11. Antti Raanta will start his second consecutive game in goal. The Canadiens, who are in the midst of a four-...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:31 PM
NEW YORK -- The New York Rangers haven't played all that well over the first two months of the season, but if their past two games are any indication, they may be close to turning things around.
Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist made 21 saves and the Rangers...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:35 PM
TV/radio: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Blackhawks will conclude a stretch of nine games in 15 days. They will try to snap a two-game skid and attempt to right the ship after five defeats in their last seven contests. Montreal...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:17 PM
His words were engraved on the back of Jonathan Quick's goalie mask during the NHL playoffs last spring. His words will be engraved in the heart of Connecticut hockey this weekend.
"Everybody rides." That was the saying on Quick's mask as the Los...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:27 PM
MONTREAL -- The Montreal Canadiens just seem to have the Boston Bruins' number.
Left winger Max Pacioretty scored twice to lead the Canadiens to their fourth consecutive win with a 5-1 romp over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night at the Bell Centre....
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:32 PM
In predicted order of finish
2013-14: 54-19-9 (117 points), 1st.
Salary-cap problems forced the Bruins to let right wing Jarome Iginla (30 goals) and rugged Shawn Thornton leave as free agents. They're counting on...