| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:05 PM
A man arrested in Florida has agreed to return to Massachusetts to face a charge in the murder case against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.
Ernest Wallace, 41, faces a charge of accessory after the fact in the slaying of semipro...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ If Sidney Crosby can be said to do anything quietly, he is quietly having a sensational start. Through Sunday he led the NHL in scoring with 17 points,...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Phoebus' remarkable postseason run came to a crashing thud two weeks ago. After winning 22 consecutive postseason games and four state championships, the Phantoms were embarrassed by Lake Taylor in the Eastern Region final.
Hampton failed to make it out...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 9:47 PM
Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith joined a most-select club on Saturday night with one second remaining in regulation against the Detroit Red Wings.
Smith became the 11th goalie in NHL history to score a goal, an empty-netter. He launched a 190-...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Matt Every shot an eight-under 62 on Friday for a one-stroke lead over five other players midway through the Greenbrier Classic at White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Every is at nine under for the tournament, one stroke in front of Russell Henley (65), Bill...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 10:58 PM
For most of Game 5 of the Blackhawks’ playoff series against the Phoenix Coyotes, you couldn’t find Jonathan Toews.
At the end, you couldn’t miss him.
Uncharacteristically, the Coyotes made a mistake, icing the puck 2:38 into...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 7:53 AM
If the Stanley Cup playoffs started today, the Blackhawks would open against the Kings in Los Angeles.
A lot of Hawks fans would be happy about that. A lot of Hawks fans are rooting for Their Heroes to stay right where they are in the sixth spot in the...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:29 AM
One of the big problems with the “loser’’ point that the NHL awards to a team that gets beaten in overtime or a shootout is that you can get fooled by some stats.
For starters, this 100-point season isn’t like other Blackhawks...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:05 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There was the celebratory group hug taking place by the glass, followed by a loud chorus of boos and then objects being tossed on the ice by some fans.
Yes, the 'Kings' long strange journey to the Stanley Cup finals -- returning...
| May 24, 2012
| 7:54 AM
I stayed up late Tuesday night so you didn’t have to. I watched the Los Angeles Kings-Phoenix Coyotes go overtime so you didn’t have to.
And if you’re a Blackhawks fan, you didn’t want to see it because you’d see the...
| Apr 10, 2012
It’s here, hockey fans, the greatest time of the year for puck heads: The NHL playoffs. Nothing is more exciting or less predictable, and if you want even more drama, start with the intrastate Pittsburgh Penguins-Philadelphia Flyers series. It...