| Mar 28, 2015
| 3:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The San Jose Sharks kept losing defensemen while continuing to stop the Flyers.
Matt Irwin and Joe Pavelski scored in regulation, and Brent Burns got the winning goal in the shootout to lead San Jose to a 3-2 victory over...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 5:38 AM
When Cole Bardreau signed his amateur tryout contract to play for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms following the end of Cornell University's hockey season on March 7, he knew he was going to break into the AHL, but not as quickly as he has.
| 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 23, 2015
| 1:34 PM
The Florida Panthers' version of March Madness has one thing in common with the popular hardwood event that captivates widespread attention this month:
The hopes built on a full season of work can come crashing down with an ill-timed misstep.
| Mar 22, 2015
| 2:48 PM
After every game when the media heads to the Panthers locker room for interviews, they're usually passed in the hallway by a constantly moving Jussi Jokinen in the midst of his postgame exercise routine.
After morning skate, while most of his...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:32 AM
Cheer on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms as they face off against the Syracuse Crunch and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins this week at Allentown's PPL Center.
On Wednesday, March 25, Lehigh Valley (29-27-6-1) will battle Syracuse (38-18-8-0) for the second...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:55 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Saturday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: Corey Crawford will be back in goal for the Blackhawks. Duncan Keith didn't practice Friday but is expected to play Saturday, as is Kris Versteeg, who was a healthy scratch Wednesday. Last in the...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 10:37 AM
A few more takeaways from a grind-it-out, often dull contest against the Coyotes on Monday night:
The stretch run isn’t always pretty
Tennis player turned television commentator Brad Gilbert once wrote a well-regarded book, “Winning Ugly.&...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 6:49 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses around the NHL from the past week.
+ The legend of Ottawa Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond, nicknamed "Hamburglar" at Bowling Green for his ability to steal games, continues to grow. On...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 2:10 PM
Cheer on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms as they face off against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, Sunday at Allentown's PPL Center.
The Phantoms (29-24-6-1) have already battled the Penguins (36-20-2-4) seven times this season, including a 5-2 victory in...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 2:46 PM
Friday, at Springfield Falcons, 7 p.m., MassMutual Center: With 70 points, the Falcons are two points ahead of the Wolf Pack in the Northeast Division and occupy the eighth playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. ... The seventh of 10 meetings between the...