| Jun 10, 2015
| 6:39 PM
The Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders will not only be playing in the Lehigh Valley's first NHL preseason game on Monday, Sept. 21, but they'll also be christening the Isles' first season in their new home in Brooklyn.
The same night.
| Jun 9, 2015
| 5:00 PM
The bad news for Lehigh Valley Phantoms fans who make their way to downtown Allentown on a regular basis: There will be no split-squad Battle on Hamilton II with players from both the Flyers and Phantoms mixed into two squads like they did to kick off the...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 10:04 AM
The Phantoms announced the parent Flyers will meet the Islanders in an NHL preseason game at the PPL Center on Sept. 21. … The wait was a bit longer than expected, but Stroudsburg's Mike Nikorak became the second Lehigh Valley region player ever...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 10:05 AM
Five things to know as it is announced that the New York Islanders will play the Philadelphia Flyers at the PPL Center in an NHL exhibition game on Monday, Sept. 21:
1. This will be the first time two NHL teams will play in the Lehigh Valley.
| Jun 7, 2015
| 6:06 PM
Four things about Andrei Vasilevskiy you couldn't live without knowing:
•Although he doesn't turn 21 until late next month, this is his third season of professional hockey — two in Russia's KHL, the current one in the NHL and AHL.
| May 26, 2015
| 4:18 PM
When Jonathan Toews puts his faceoff face on, he turns on the charm.
"Having an understanding of the linesman," the Blackhawks captain said, "making sure you're on the same page with them and just being respectful."
Twice during their 5-4, double-...
| May 21, 2015
| 8:46 PM
For the first time since the Blackhawks' series against the Predators, coach Joel Quenneville tweaked his lineup of forwards before Game 3 against the Ducks.
In a surprise move, Quenneville scratched winger Teuvo Teravainen and center Antoine Vermette,...
| May 20, 2015
| 8:28 AM
If it seemed as though the Blackhawks' triple-overtime, 3-2 win over the Ducks lasted forever, consider this: 16 other Stanley Cup playoff games have gone on longer.
Marcus Kruger's game-winning goal came at the 56 minute, 12 second mark of overtime,...
| May 18, 2015
| 5:24 PM
Frederik Andersen is a 6-foot-3 Dane great in a field that occupies a very small piece of a rather small country's sports landscape.
Skim the Web versions of Monday's sports pages in Denmark's major newspapers, and you must scroll deep to find any...
| May 10, 2015
| 7:19 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Once merely 101 seconds from having their season end, then forced to hold off a furious Game 6 rally, Chris Kreider and the New York Rangers are now one victory away from returning to the Eastern Conference finals.
| May 6, 2015
| 7:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rookie Andre Burakovsky scored his first two playoff goals and Braden Holtby saved a penalty shot, giving the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference...