| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:35 PM
In the NHL's summer season of hard-edged business decisions, for Ducks General Manager Bob Murray none was more difficult than the one involving center Saku Koivu.
Murray did not offer contracts to a trio of Ducks — longtime goaltender Jonas...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:12 PM
New York Rangers star goalie Henrik Lundqvist will be backed up Wednesday in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Kings by a 31-year-old who hasn’t played in the NHL since the 2010-11 season, Rangers Coach Alain Vigneault said.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:40 PM
That wasn't Drew Doughty. No way.
Not the guy who established himself as the NHL's best two-way defenseman in these playoffs.
But there he was in the first period, trying to work his way around the New York Rangers' defense at the point.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The UConn men's hockey team has added a significant building block for coach Mike Cavanaugh's program with the oral commitment of elite forward Tage Thompson, who informed the Huskies' staff Friday that he will play college hockey in Storrs.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Brett Hextall, the 26-year-old son of Philadelphia Flyers Hall of Famer and general manager Ron Hextall, has signed an AHL contract with the team's AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, for the 2014-15 season.
Brett Hextall is a 5-10, 190-pound...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ Jaromir Jagr on Saturday became the seventh NHL player to score 700 goals. The New Jersey Devils' enduring right wing joins Wayne Gretzky (894), Gordie Howe...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:09 PM
SOCHI, Russia — The problem in placing 43-year-old Ducks right wing Teemu Selanne alongside 18-year-old Aleksander Barkov and 21-year-old Mikael Granlund on Team Finland's top line isn't that Selanne won't be able to keep up with the two youngsters....
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Heplays for theMemphis Grizzlies these days, but forward Zach Randolph still collects a paycheck from the Portland Trail Blazers.
Randolph is one of the few dozen major-sport athletes who in recent years have been willing to cash a portion of their...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:09 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi has been watching the club’s top prospects this week in Manchester, N.H. He might want to consider bringing a scorer back to Los Angeles with him.
The Phoenix Coyotes rode goals by Derek...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:35 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Greetings from Jobing.com Arena, where the Kings will face the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday night. Ben Scrivens was the first goaltender off the ice at the morning skate, and the first goalie to exit usually starts the game. That...
| 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.