| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:26 PM
Blackhawks stop Stars, inch closer to playoffs
CHICAGO -- The defending Stanley Cup champions are on the verge of clinching their sixth consecutive appearance in the playoffs.
The Chicago Blackhawks did their part Tuesday, defeating the Dallas Stars...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:04 PM
It appeared Bryan Bickell had turned the corner on a difficult season before "an innocent hit" sidelined the Blackhawks winger.
Bickell missed his third consecutive game with an upper-body injury when the Hawks faced the Stars on Tuesday night at the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:50 PM
PITTSBURGH The Penguins aren't pretending injuries haven't been an issue for them.
That would be a pretty tough case to make, since their man-games lost total for the season has spiked to 447.
But they also don't use their medical miseries including the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:31 PM
Canucks 2, Predators 0: Nicklas Jensen and defenseman Alex Edler scored 73 seconds apart in the third period while rookie Eddie Lack posted his fourth shutout as host Vancouver skated past Nashville.
Captain Henrik Sedin recorded two assists for the...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:05 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Drew Doughty threw down the gauntlet as far as who wins bragging rights should he and Team Canada defeat his Kings teammates Jonathan Quick and Dustin Brown of Team USA in Friday’s Olympic tournament semifinal, but Quick wasn’...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 10:40 PM
The bizarre mingled with the familiar Saturday night, when the sensory overload of seeing beach volleyball, street hockey and Frisbee tossing taking place amid Dodger Stadium's greenery was balanced by seven concise words that set a sellout crowd to...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 11:07 PM
SAN JOSE — From a game-opening backhand he gloved while sprawling to the game-ending threat he denied with his left leg pad, goalie Jonathan Quick gave the Kings the best response possible to their recent slump.
A shutout. In San Jose.
| 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....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:03 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Darryl Sutter said Tuesday the wear and tear of his Kings’ Grammys trip that began Jan. 16 has been “brutal.”
“No rest, no practice, no energy,” the Kings coach said before his team plays the host Phoenix...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:43 PM
At Patrick Kane's Stanley Cup party last summer in his hometown of Buffalo, N.Y., the Blackhawks star stood in front of 500 of his closest friends and acknowledged his best buddy, the guy Kane always counted on growing up.
Donald Kane, who lived one...
| 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...