| May 2, 2014
| 9:40 PM
They needed a way to combat and perhaps neutralize the Grim Reaper.
The earliest days of the Kings-Ducks rivalry were not about good hockey teams. It was about the Kings sinking fast after reaching the Stanley Cup Final in 1993 and missing the...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:20 PM
It was a lot of work, but, yes, I fixed the Kings.
No need for thanks.
Getting re-assigned from writing about the Ducks to the Kings in 2005 seemed like a move uptown. The journey ended up on skid row. The word “dysfunctional” was...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Trying to capture the spirit of the thing that was either the Blackhawks’ 2013-14 postmortem or the 2014-15 pregame show, pick one:
1. Maybe Stan Bowman is telling the truth, or maybe he’s lying.
“I don’t think we’re...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:25 PM
There is no denying that General Manager Dean Lombardi has built the Kings into a consistent franchise. Still, it may be time for fans to revisit Dave Taylor’s years as general manager.
The overall talent has been greatly improved under Lombardi....
| Nov 2, 2013
| 6:21 PM
NHL executives did not suspend or otherwise punish Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Ray Emery for his length-of-the-rink dash Friday and instigation of a fight with unwilling Washington goaltender Braden Holtby, deciding that the league’s rule book...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:23 PM
It's the equivalent of putting a stop sign at a busy intersection after an accident, but the NHL will consider modifying its rules after it found no specific rule to support further punishing Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Ray Emery for his rink-length...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Glitizens, rejoice! Ballroom reality extravaganza “Dancing With the Stars” is back. And the Glitterverse has gotten a bit of a makeover in its 18th season: a new band; a new co-host in Erin Andrews; and fancy new sets of judging paddles.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:07 AM
"Dancing With the Stars" has never shied away from the world of sports in selecting its cast members, and Season 18 is no exception.
The list of competitors for the latest edition long-running ABC competition series was announced Tuesday, and it...
| May 18, 2011
Rashard Mendenhall and Reggie Bush are star NFL running backs who have found themselves backpedaling after recent controversial remarks made on Twitter.
Todd Reynolds is a sports agent whose recent comment about same-sex marriage on the microblogging...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Professional hockey player Sean Avery has listed his home in the Sunset Strip area at $859,000.
The Spanish bungalow, built in 1926, features wooden ceilings and arched doorways. The 1,607-square-foot house has two bedrooms and 21/2 bathrooms.
| Sep 3, 2011
Brad Pitt has listed his gated Malibu beach house for $13.75 million.
The view home he shares with actress Angelina Jolie sits on 1.26 blufftop acres with a tennis court, a lap pool and access to the beach. Features include walls of glass doors, a walk-...