| May 1, 2015
| 3:21 PM
Canada showed its attacking power with a 6-1 victory over Latvia on Friday in the first game of the world hockey championship, while the United States beat 2014 runner-up Finland 5-1.
Defending champion Russia opened with a 6-2 victory over Norway, and...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:17 AM
The Buffalo Sabres are the worst team in the NHL, and for now, their fans are happy to cheer for opponent goals if that's what it takes to get them the top overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
The Sabres lost to the Arizona Coyotes, 4-3, in...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:17 PM
Four lines had rolled during the Blackhawks' practice Monday before Kris Versteeg appeared, skating alongside the suspended Joakim Nordstrom and defenseman Johnny Oduya.
When you're a playmaking forward who had been on the top line, that's not a good...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Patrick Sharp had two goals, Brandon Saad and Marian Hossa each a goal and an assist and Bryan Bickell and Duncan Keith also scored to propel the Blackhawks to a 6-2 victory over the Sharks on Saturday at the SAP Center as the Hawks...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 2:57 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Joakim Nordstrom was suspended for two games by the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Friday for a hit the Chicago Blackhawks forward laid on the Arizona Coyotes' Oliver Ekman-Larsson during Thursday night's game in Glendale, Ariz....
| Mar 13, 2015
| 7:10 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Brad Richards stood in the dressing room looking like the weight of the world had been lifted off his shoulders.
A couple of feet away, Andrew Shaw let loose a deep breath that transformed into a smile.
In the aftermath of the...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 6:02 AM
TV/radio: 7:30 p.m. Monday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Hawks kick off an eight-game stretch at the United Center, where they are 16-7-1 this season. The Coyotes have dropped their last two games, including a 3-1 decision to the Red Wings on...
| Dec 30, 2014
By Jack Magruder, The Sports Xchange
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Arizona center Antoine Vermette had his fourth career hat trick and goalie Devan Dubnyk cemented his hold on the starting job when the Coyotes beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Monday at...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Was it center Anze Kopitar pushing Marian Gaborik to greater heights?
Perhaps it is the other way around with Gaborik pulling Kopitar out of his slump.
Either way, the two have been re-creating some of their playoff magic in last two games, the latest...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:52 PM
The Panthers weren't exhausted because of playing on the last day of a 10-day cross-country road trip.
After all they had three days off in Phoenix, the valley of the scorching sun where they had a day off to play golf, practice and enjoy steak...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 12:03 PM
When the Panthers left South Florida 11 days ago they had lost their first three games and were a social media laughingstock because of franchise-low attendance figures at the first two home games.
Somewhere along their four-game, 10-day, 5,600-mile...