| May 1, 2014
| 8:40 PM
As much as the Ducks have relied on top scorers Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, they have benefited from the physical play of Matt Beleskey and Patrick Maroon — tough guys who helped the Ducks to a 4-0-1 record against the Kings during the regular...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:38 PM
As the captain of the Philadelphia Flyers, a high-profile position in a passionate hockey market, Mike Richards couldn't go anywhere — to a baseball game, a restaurant, a club — without being recognized.
That changed when he was traded to...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:30 PM
The regular season will end Sunday, and so will the voting period for the NHL's individual trophies.
Colorado Coach Patrick Roy is too brash to win any popularity contests but he deserves to win the Jack Adams Award as coach of the year, an honor...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Los Angeles Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick is on the verge of winning the Jennings Trophy, which goes to "the goalkeeper(s) having played a minimum of 25...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Goals by Wayne Simmonds and Claude Giroux gave the Philadelphia Flyers a 2-0 victory over the struggling Kings on Saturday at Staples Center.
It was the eighth loss in the last nine games for the Kings, whose ability to score has all but disappeared....
| Feb 1, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The Kings held a pregame ceremony at center ice Saturday for defenseman Robyn Regehr, who was about to play his 1,000th career game.
But there was little else for Regehr or his teammates to celebrate once the game against the Philadelphia Flyers began...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:28 PM
With snow flurries and subfreezing temperatures in the weekend forecast, about 150,000 homes and businesses in the Philadelphia region on Saturday were still waiting for power to be restored.
On Twitter, residents griped about downed power lines that...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The release from Comcast SportsNet: COMCAST SPORTSNET WELCOMES JAMIE MOYER AND MATT STAIRS TO PHILLIES BROADCAST TEAM 2008 World Series Champions Join Play-by-Play Voice Tom McCarthy and In-Game Reporter Gregg Murphy NBCUniversal Networks Combine to Air...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:05 PM
NHL trade deadline day was widely expected to be busy. The day before might prove to be even wilder.
Several big-name hockey players were on the move Tuesday, 24 hours before time for dealing runs out, including star goalie Roberto Luongo, who was...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:09 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Center Claude Giroux and right winger Jakub Voracek each scored two goals to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-4 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.
Right wingers Adam Hall and Steve Downie also scored goals for...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
For a city starving for a sports identity, the arrival of the greatest player in the history of hockey was met with a collective gasp.
Gordie Howe was 49 years old when he brought his two sons to town in 1977. The New England Whalers were a struggling...