| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:16 PM
It took a while but three players who made the Flyers a powerhouse in the late '90s are finally getting into the team's Hall of Fame.
Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins will be inducted into the shrine during the upcoming season, the team...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:28 AM
The Blackhawks' overtime loss to the L.A. Kings in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals surely broke hearts in Chicago, but few would argue that it was great television--perhaps the NHL's most rivoting viewing of the season.
So it should be no...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The Sports Xchange
NHL roundup: Wild, Fontaine settle on two-year deal
The Minnesota Wild avoided an arbitration hearing with Justin Fontaine and signed the forward to a two-year contract on Tuesday.
Fontaine's agent, Neil Sheehy, said the deal was...
| May 1, 2014
Even though it went seven games, the New York Rangers dominated the Philadelphia Flyers for most of their Round 1 series. Even if Flyers goalie Steve Mason played the first two games, the Rangers still would have won the series......
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:22 AM
The price the Blackhawks paid was cheap enough for a veteran center with good Corsi and Fenwick numbers.
But some of my initial problems with Brad Richards are he’s 34 and I’m not sure he can can keep up in a Western Conference that is...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:28 PM
So much has changed around Jonathan Quick this postseason.
But with Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against the New York Rangers set for Wednesday at Staples Center, his approach remains the same.
As the defense-minded Kings have been confronted in...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:53 AM
New York Rangers forward Daniel Carcillo is eligible to play in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final after his 10-game suspension for striking an official was reduced to six games upon appeal.
The NHL Players' Association asked the league to review his...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:11 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Justin Williams' flair for the dramatic allowed the Los Angeles Kings to prevail in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals.
Williams scored 4:36 into overtime, lifting the Kings to a 3-2 win over the New York Rangers before a sellout crowd of...
| May 29, 2014
| 6:04 PM
They won't admit it, but privately NBC will be rooting for the Blackhawks to pull off the comeback against the Kings this weekend.
Having the Hawks in the Stanley Cup Final is huge for NBC. Not as much with the Kings.
With the Rangers and Kings...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:57 PM
The Kings' seven-game victory over Chicago in the Western Conference finals was so thrilling and emotionally draining — and that's just to watch — it might have set a new standard for playoff excellence. Simply put, it was fabulous hockey....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:11 PM
"If the referee goes by the rule book now, there will be nobody left to play the hockey game." — Bill Chadwick, New York Rangers television analyst
The ice at the Forum was so crowded that night in 1981, it looked like the rink at New York's...