| Mar 15, 2015
| 11:11 AM
A few more takeaways from a game in which the Kings lost a third-period lead and fell out of a playoff spot in the Western Conference, slipping out of the wild-card position.
Beware the Predators
Funny how it all works. The Kings seem to have the...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 7:47 PM
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau wants his team to play with more desperation as the playoffs loom in less than a month, but Anaheim is in a comfortable place.
Not only do the Ducks occupy first place in the Pacific Division by a wide margin, they possess the...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 9:38 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ After the Calgary Flames lost workhorse defenseman Mark Giordano to biceps surgery, it seemed time to count them out of the West playoff race. No one told them....
| Feb 26, 2015
| 6:17 AM
While the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup hopes were getting their collarbones surgically repaired, some of the competition for that trophy made the kind of moves the team on West Madison Street needs to make.
One of those teams making a move, by the way,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:30 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Lose to the worst team in hockey, then beat the best.
Two days after falling to the lowly Buffalo Sabres, the Flyers bounced back with a 3-2 shootout win over the NHL-leading Nashville Predators on Saturday afternoon at...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 2:47 PM
While the Lehigh Valley braced for a snow and ice storm outside, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms and Hartford Wolf Pack unleashed a storm of goals inside the PPL Center on Saturday night.
Unfortunately, once again home ice tipped for the visitors.
| Feb 20, 2015
| 2:05 PM
10:30 a.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup: Daytona 500, Final Practice. FS1
Noon: NASCAR XFINITY Series: Daytona, Qualifying. FS1
3:30 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series: Alert Today Florida 300. FS1
3 p.m.: College Urban Invitational: Alcorn State...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 1:45 PM
We’ve known for a few days that Kings Coach Darryl Sutter will coach one of the teams at the NHL All-Star game. On Friday the league made his appointment official and also announced that his opposition behind the bench will be Peter Laviolette of...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 3:59 PM
The Blackhawks began the second half of their regular season on the wrong foot Friday night with a 5-2 road loss to the last-place Oilers. But with 56 points, the Hawks are hot on the heels of the Predators, who lead the Central Division and Western...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:15 PM
Instead of a panic button, Ducks forward Patrick Maroon was handed a vote of confidence at practice Friday.
Although Maroon is in the middle of a 15-game goal-less skid that has featured 31 shots getting denied, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau placed...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 4:34 PM
As the Hawks reach their season's midway point in one of the NHL's fiercest divisions, they will need production from a few relatively unheralded skaters to stay fresh.
The Hawks hammered home an average of more than three goals per game during their...