| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:18 AM
The Panthers and Fox Sports Florida have brought back Hall of Fame defenseman Denis Potvin as their television color analyst.
Potvin served in the same role for the first 16 seasons of the franchise before performing the same duties for his hometown...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Forward Jakob Silfverberg and the Ducks struck a deal on a one-year contract valued at $850,000 Friday, the team announced.
Financial terms were given by a hockey official not authorized to discuss the subject publicly.
| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:48 AM
The Ducks and rugged left wing Patrick Maroon agreed to a three-year contract extension through 2017-18 on Saturday and the team also signed its first-round draft pick, left wing Nick Ritchie, to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Ritchie, 18, was...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
When a young Wayne Gretzky skated eight or 10 hours a day on frozen Canadian ponds, his ears would freeze and his toes would become so numb that he'd have tears in his eyes when he came inside and his father rubbed his feet to warm them.
| Dec 22, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin and left wing Dwight King were kicking back at team headquarters in El Segundo after a rare light day, talking about Christmas plans and trying to provide insight about a teammate and prodigy.
"Who is Martin Jones?" Muzzin...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ A 40-save performance Saturday by Colorado goaltender Semyon Varlamov against Washington — his former team — improved the Avalanche's record...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Stefan Noesen, a Ducks wing prospect, suffered two torn knee ligaments in practice with minor league Norfolk last week and was declared out for the season Monday after medical tests in Anaheim.
Noesen, 20, was acquired along with Ducks forward Jakob...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:24 PM
The cost of the average ticket to an NHL game this season is up 2.3%over last season, to $61.62, and the cost for a group of four to attend a game and also buy soft drinks, beers, hot dogs and souvenir caps rose 3.1% to $359.17, according to Team...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:11 AM
Before we wrap up the 2012-13 NHL season, every hockey fan owes a word of thanks to Scot Beckenbaugh.
Beckenbaugh is the federal mediator who helped negotiate an end to the labor dispute that threatened to wipe out the 2012-13 NHL season....
| May 23, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Thursday’s game-day skate at Staples Center was mandatory for the Kings, who are hoping to retain home-ice advantage and take the lead in their Western Conference semifinal playoff series against the San Jose Sharks. The series is even at 2-2...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The Ottawa Senators will be without their captain Jason Spezza for Wednesday night's game against the Kings at Staples Center.
Spezza, who has been dealing with a sore groin, came to the realization that he needed a few more days before returning to...