| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:42 PM
Of all the changes made by the IceArizona group since it purchased the Phoenix Coyotes from the NHL in August, one seemingly small decision symbolizes the new regime.
The Coyotes traditionally hold a dinner for players and their wives before the season,...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:20 PM
On a busy day for the NHL’s Player Safety Department, Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod was suspended five games for a boarding infraction against Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall last week.
Brendan Shanahan, head of the department that...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:31 PM
+ A key to the early success of the Phoenix Coyotes (10-3-2) is the production they are getting from their defense. Oliver Ekman-Larsson (three goals, 11 points), Keith Yandle (1-10—11) and Derek Morris (4-6—10) ranked 4-5-6 in defensemen...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:32 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — As Stanley Cup rematches go, this left something to be desired.
On Friday night, the Kings played the New Jersey Devils for the first time in almost 17 months — and it was an uninspiring game until late in the third period,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:50 PM
NEWARK, N.J. – As Stanley Cup rematches go, this left something to be desired.
On Friday night, the Kings played the New Jersey Devils for the first time in 16 months, and it was a dull, uninspiring game. Scoreless into the third period, it was...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 11:20 PM
It was always going to be incredibly difficult for Kings rookie goalie Martin Jones to top his NHL debut, the one straight out of the can-you-believe-it file.
So Jones merely did something that he didn't do against Anaheim in the nine-round shootout win...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens was honored Monday as the NHL first star of the week in recognition of his outstanding performances in replacing injured goalie Jonathan Quick.
Scrivens, acquired by the Kings from Toronto last summer with Matt Frattin as...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Chicago wing Patrick Kane is giving Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby a good challenge for the scoring title. Kane's assist Sunday in the Blackhawks' 3-1 victory...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:39 PM
VS. N.Y. ISLANDERS
On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 830.
Update: After sweeping defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago and St. Louis in back-to-back games on the road, the Ducks return for a three-game homestand at Honda Center,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:31 PM
The depth of talent on the Ducks’ roster means there’s less patience with mental slips by those on the edges.
Forward Emerson Etem found that out two weeks ago when after a defensive miscue in Dallas, he was sent to minor-league Norfolk...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:29 AM
MONTREAL, Canada — Bonjour from windy Montreal. It’s usually a big shock to leave Los Angeles and experience winter weather here, but the chilly temperatures back home made the transition a little easier this time.
Martin Jones, coming off a...