| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:16 PM
--- It seemed as if the sluggish Panthers were auditioning for "The Hangover IV,'' for the first 36 minutes of their annual New Year's Eve game Wednesday.
After a stirring 2-0-1 start to a critical holiday homestand against four teams ahead of them in...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 4:43 PM
— Although the Eastern Conference-leading Penguins will be severely shorthanded Monday night at the BB&T Center, the Panthers certainly won't be complacent with so much riding on the outcome and as long as they still have to face a couple of...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Panthers sidelined enforcer Shawn Thornton is known for his trademark momentum-shifting hits or fights, but Sean Bergenheim?
Yet there was Bergenheim practically lifting Penguins rookie Bobby Farnham off his feet and into a dazed heap on the ice with...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Say what you will about the state of UConn's football program, but here is the reality: Of the 11 programs in the American Athletic Conference only one did not land on a player on the first team, the second team or among the honorable mentions on...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:05 PM
They sped right past promising and energetic to sloppy and embarrassing and barely paused at mediocre.
Yes, it was that sort of game for the Kings in Montreal at Bell Center on Friday night.
Montreal defeated the Kings, 6-2, handing them their third...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Former Panthers goalie Tomas Vokoun has called it a career, according to Stephen Whyno of the Canadian Press. Vokoun, 38, had remained unsigned this year after missing all of the 2013-14 season due to blood clots.
A ninth-round draft pick by the...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Ilya Bryzgalov practiced Monday with a full Ducks roster for the first time in more than seven years, with the veteran goaltender moving toward a return game with the club this week.
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said he expects Bryzgalov to play by the...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:00 AM
This wasn’t one of those clunker, “Let’s get out of town” games.
It was a can’t-do-anything-right, “Start the jet engines!” game.
The Ducks’ 6-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night was...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Ducks forward Kyle Palmieri suffered a shoulder injury when he was hit by ex-Ducks center Peter Holland in the third period of Tuesday's 6-2 loss in Toronto and will miss the final two games of Anaheim's Canadian road trip.
Palmieri will undergo tests...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:46 PM
It isn't about who's missing for the Ducks, it's about who's showing up.
This season, because of several illnesses and injuries, many players have not always been able to take to the ice. So why have the Ducks been able to remain the NHL points leaders?...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:28 AM
The Montreal Canadiens will conduct a pregame tribute to their former captain and retired Ducks center Saku Koivu before Thursday night’s game against Anaheim at Bell Center.
Koivu retired during the off-season as the Ducks reshaped center ice...