| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:31 PM
The Sports Xchange
PRESS BOX: Mourners gather to remember Ward
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wanted Kevin Ward's family to know they're not alone. The NASCAR star sent flowers to Ward's family as they prepared to say goodbye to the 20-year-old racer who died after...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:22 AM
The Bulls just moved up in the Central Division standings and the Eastern Conference playoff race because of a stupid basketball endeavor.
International basketball is good for something, I guess. Such as, a season-ending injury to a rival star before...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:48 PM
The NHL might be poised to expand to as many as four markets, according to media reports Tuesday.
Hartford, though, is not on the list of possible sites.
Tony Gallagher, a columnist for the Vancouver Province, reported Tuesday that NHL expansion to...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:13 PM
After months of task force meetings, community outcry and job fairs designed to draw city residents, Allentown officials say their efforts have begun to pay off.
Roughly 300 people have been hired to work at the soon-to-open PPL Center and two-thirds of...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The UConn men's hockey team has added a significant building block for coach Mike Cavanaugh's program with the oral commitment of elite forward Tage Thompson, who informed the Huskies' staff Friday that he will play college hockey in Storrs.
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The road to the heart of hockey's greatest team is covered in gravel and clouded in dust.
The road is bumpy, barren, stretching out from a town with no stoplights into a vast and desolate countryside blanketed in an interminable silence interrupted by...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Brett Hextall, the 26-year-old son of Philadelphia Flyers Hall of Famer and general manager Ron Hextall, has signed an AHL contract with the team's AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, for the 2014-15 season.
Brett Hextall is a 5-10, 190-pound...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:29 PM
The Florida Panthers selected defenseman Aaron Ekblad with the first overall pick of the 2014 NHL Draft on Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Barrie captain was named the Ontario Hockey League Most Outstanding Defenseman in 2013-14, leading all...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Deep in the fine print of a news release about the Kings' regular-season schedule, the Stanley Cup champions made a point of thanking the Clippers and Doc Rivers, the Clippers' coach and president of basketball operations.
The Clippers shifted a...
| May 29, 2014
| 6:07 PM
There seemed to be a difference of opinion this week.
The Kings were pushing for back-to-back Stanley Cup championships a year ago, only to be eliminated by the Chicago Blackhawks in the Western Conference finals. Now the Kings can send the defending...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:01 PM
The fork in the road where the Kings turned it all around before they went on to win the Stanley Cup in 2012 was so much easier to identify and isolate.
They parted ways with Coach Terry Murray, strapped in and hopped aboard the Darryl Sutter Express in...