| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Former Kings defenseman Rob Blake, now the team’s assistant general manager, was one of six men elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday. The induction ceremony will take place in Toronto on Nov. 17.
In the players’ category, Blake, 44,...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Among a group of deserved hockey players, goaltender Dominik Hasek will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame this November.
And if not for Blackhawks goaltender Eddie Belfour, Hasek might also be entering with the distinction as one of, if not the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Some Kings fans still haven't forgiven Rob Blake for relinquishing the captaincy in 2000 during a contract stalemate. Blake, now the team's assistant general manager, knows his election to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday likely won't appease his most...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ In his first start for Florida after being traded by the Vancouver Canucks, goaltender Roberto Luongo stopped 25 shots for the Panthers' first regular-season...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Long before they had heard of Sochi, well before they made it to the NHL, the five men who comprise the leadership group of the U.S. Olympic hockey team crossed paths many times on many rinks.
Fearless winger Dustin Brown grew up playing on B-level...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Jerry Kramer used to be bitter about being snubbed by the Hall of Fame, the former Green Bay Packers guard who was an integral part of five championship teams in the 1960s vowing to stick it to the pro football shrine in Canton, Ohio, if he had the...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Chicago Blackhawk Patrick Sharp is a poster boy for good genes. Exceptional athletic talent. Check. Exceptional looks. Check. Exceptional intelligence. Well, his acumen on the ice and cogent comments on WTMX-FM’s "Eric & Kathy Morning Show" (where...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Being cut up by Ruslan Salei was a rite of passage for a beat writer, or anyone else who wandered through the Anaheim Ducks' dressing room. There would be the nod, the verbal jab and the closing smirk ... quick and surgically neat....
| Jun 4, 2011
| 10:13 PM
Alexandre Burrows, who escaped suspension in the wake of a biting incident in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals, scored two goals, including the winner 11 seconds into overtime, and gave the Vancouver Canucks a 3-2 victory here on Saturday night and a 2-...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 8:40 PM
One point is better than none.
That's what the Red Wings will have to settle for after falling to the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 in a shootout Monday night at Joe Louis Arena.
The Red Wings spotted the Penguins a 4-0 lead in the second period before...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:07 AM
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NHL Team Report - Dallas Stars - INSIDE SHOTS
The Stars improved to 2-1 on their five-game road trip with their 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. Recently called-up goaltender Richard...