| Apr 12, 2015
| 11:29 AM
SUNRISE, Fla. — Jaromir Jagr got the Florida Panthers' offseason off to a flying start.
And even after they missed the playoffs for the 13th time in 14 years, it's easy to see why the Panthers are so optimistic about their future.
| Apr 12, 2015
| 11:03 AM
Jaromir Jagr and the Florida Panthers have agreed to a one-year contract on the first day of the team's offseason.
Jagr had six goals and 12 assists in 20 games with the Panthers after arriving in a trade with New Jersey on Feb. 26. General manager Dale...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 11:48 AM
Hockey Hall of Fame forward Elmer Lach, who centered the Montreal Canadiens' famed "Punch Line" in the 1940s, died Saturday in Montreal. He was 97.
His death was announced by the Canadiens. Lach was the oldest living NHL player since the death of Albert...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 11:01 AM
A few more takeaways after Tuesday night’s victory, before the Kings face the Islanders, traveling to the old barn, Nassau County Coliseum, for their last regular-season visit, on Thursday.
Back in the New York groove
Nothing quite like being in...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 11:11 AM
A few more takeaways from a game in which the Kings lost a third-period lead and fell out of a playoff spot in the Western Conference, slipping out of the wild-card position.
Beware the Predators
Funny how it all works. The Kings seem to have the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 8:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Goalie Cam Talbot and the New York Rangers moved atop the Metropolitan Division by beating the Washington Capitals 3-1 Wednesday night, while overcoming Alex Ovechkin's league-leading 45th goal.
Martin St. Louis, Carl Hagelin and...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 9:25 PM
Wayne Gretzky's bronzed likeness stands outside Staples Center, a constant reminder of the tremendous impact hockey's all-time leading scorer has had in making a once-foreign game part of Southern California's sports culture.
Seeing Gretzky in person,...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 10:03 PM
Finally there's a way to see Luc Robitaille when he's not in motion, rare for a man who always seems to be conducting a business meeting, embracing fans or rooting for the team that chose him in the ninth round of the 1984 draft despite warnings his...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 1:52 PM
Monday was a strange day for Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler.
His name had been mentioned in some rumors leading up to the NHL trade deadline, which understandably caused him some concern. Although he wasn’t traded, his defense partner, Ben Lovejoy,...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Darin Erstad is back in college. As a coach, as a student.
The former Angels All-Star is a product of the University of Nebraska, where he was an All-American baseball player and punter on an undefeated football team.
He was not a graduate, however....
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:30 PM
Winning the Stanley Cup might be the most demanding task in professional sports, a glorious and grueling test played out over eight months and more than 100 games.
Only when the ice has melted do teams disclose who was hobbling on a wounded knee or...