| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Aw, Canada.
It's hard to work up any sort of serious dislike for those quaint neighbors living in America's attic, but this hockey thing is getting ridiculous.
Twice during a 24-hour period at the appropriately named Bolshoy...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:32 PM
It's a 10-game, 19-day sprint to the end of the regular season for the Blackhawks, and their potential playoff pairing remains up for grabs. As they chase St. Louis and fend off Colorado, here's what to expect from the final five-plus-five.
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — When the Kings wrap up their three-game, four-day trip Thursday against Pittsburgh, they'll also finish the non-conference portion of their schedule.
They might not want it to end because they've had such success against the East this...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Call this the month of the one-goal game.
Four of the Kings' last five games have been won by one goal. They beat Washington in a shootout at home last week and swept their three-game trip by one goal each, winning the second one, at Washington, again...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:36 PM
W&M, ranked 12th nationally, won the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference championship in Annapolis, Md., and thus gained an automatic bid to the NCAA championships April 10-12 in Ann Arbor, Mich.
The Tribe scored 424....
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:38 PM
When I was getting ready for my Chicago sports weekend in Pittsburgh, I made a list of famous Chicago things I might see there: deep dish pizza, potholes, athlete statues, etc.
I should have added "disappointment" to the list.
The Blackhawks fell to...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Aberdeen 5, Edgewood 0: Jake Roberts pitched a complete game, gave up six hits, two walks and struck out two as the visiting Eagles (1-3) shut out the Rams (1-2).
Aberdeen's Owen Smith went 2-for-2 with a homer and four RBI.
Bel Air 13, Patterson Mill...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Whether it's the opponent's top scorer or the Ducks' mood, defenseman Ben Lovejoy has proven in his breakout season he has a firm handle on it.
A confluence of greater maturity and an appreciation of the disparity between Lovejoy's prior NHL job and the...
| 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 10, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Designated hitter Andrew Sharpe hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning to break a 4-4 tie Thursday as No. 4 Arundel defeated visiting North County, 7-4, in baseball.
Reliever Ryan Benson came in in the fourth inning to pick up his second...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 10:25 PM
The Colorado Avalanche rose from the dregs of a 29th-place finish last season to win the Central Division title, and the St. Louis Blues collapsed late in the regular season and lost their chance to finish atop the Central, Western Conference and the...