| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:03 PM
BOSTON -- Marc-Andre Fleury was still wiping the shaving cream out of his eyes and off his gear when the media arrived to talk to him after Monday night's game.
The shaving cream came courtesy of unknown teammates after the Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:33 PM
BOSTON — The Sidney Crosby-Evgeni Malkin connection won a game in overtime for the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday night.
Crosby, who already had a goal and an assist, set up Malkin for his second goal of the game 32 seconds into overtime to give...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:23 PM
The blue-collar, lunch-pail mentality has been part of the Boston Bruins' DNA for decades, since the end of the high-scoring Bobby Orr-Phil Esposito era in the 1970s. The names have changed, but the Bruins' essence — honest effort, toughness and...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 7:42 PM
BOSTON — Monday night in New York, the Minnesota Wild blew third-period leads of 3-0 and 4-2 and lost to the Rangers.
Tuesday night, the Wild turned that around, rallying from a 3-1 third-period deficit to stun the Boston Bruins, 4-3.
The Wild got...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ There's some terrific goaltending going on in Southern California. Jonathan Quick of the Kings stopped 114 of 116 shots in defeating Edmonton, St. Louis (by...
| Apr 16, 2014
Some things in the NHL playoffs are guarantees. Penguins star Sidney Crosby will again grow a pathetic mustache and make annoying whiny faces when he’s hit. His teammate, goalie Marc-Andre Fleury, will implode at some point and let up seven......
| May 1, 2014
Even though it went seven games, the New York Rangers dominated the Philadelphia Flyers for most of their Round 1 series. Even if Flyers goalie Steve Mason played the first two games, the Rangers still would have won the series......
| May 6, 2014
| 9:36 PM
P.K. Subban, Dale Weise and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist, Carey Price made 26 saves, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Tuesday night to take the lead in their NHL Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:44 PM
The record start to the regular season and the President’s Trophy were a promise.
The Blackhawks kept it Monday night.
In the most improbable, impossible way.
Down 2-1 with goalie Corey Crawford on the bench in the third period of Game 6 of...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 9:34 PM
How many times do we have to tell the Blackhawks that their power play stinks?
Every time it takes the ice, apparently.
The record will show they lost Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final 2-1 Saturday in overtime. Truth is, they lost it in the first two...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:01 AM
You know who’s most thankful for Brent Seabrook’s overtime goal that gave the Blackhawks a 6-5 overtime win in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final?
Corey Crawford’s glove, that’s who.
Hey, if Coach Q’s Mustache can tweet like...