| Apr 4, 2015
| 10:55 PM
Nothing really changed much in the great Western Conference playoff race.
But in this case, status quo was almost like a victory for the Kings. They got up Saturday holding a playoff spot and when they departed Staples Center, the Kings still held one...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:08 PM
Sami Vatanen kept insisting he was ready to return from the unspecified lower-body injury that sidelined him since Feb. 15 and help the Ducks.
A third-period miscue cast doubt on the claim, but then Vatanen forced an overtime turnover Friday that...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 11:17 PM
There was one King, combining on a nicely executed give-and-go with center Jeff Carter for their second goal.
Another one of the Kings managed to score in close with one hand on his stick and the other on the stick of Avalanche defenseman Brad Stuart,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 2:29 PM
When/where: 7:30 p.m., BB&T Center, Sunrise
TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: WQAM-560, 1210 AM (Spanish), 760 AM (Spanish, Palm Beach)
Scouting report: Coming off a memorable 4-2 road trip that ended with an 8-2 clunker to Jets, the Panthers hope to...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:20 PM
Road-weary but road-hardened, the Florida Panthers will have to be masters of their own domain if they are to make a serious bid for the playoffs in the second half of the season.
Coming off the most productive extended trip they've ever had, the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ It was fitting that the family of Montreal Canadiens legend Jean Beliveau, who died last week at 83, allowed fans to share the final public celebration of his...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 9:39 PM
TV/radio: 8 p.m. Saturday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The three-day Christmas break came at a good time for the Hawks after losing three of their last six games. Center Brad Richards is expected to return after missing two games with an upper-body...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:23 PM
Goaltender Semyon Varlamov made 54 saves Tuesday night to lead the Avalanche to a 2-0 victory over the Blackhawks night at the United Center. Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and an assist and Maxime Talbot also scored to provide all the offense...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:47 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It had to end sometime and for the Flyers it couldn't have come at a better moment.
After 10 straight shootout losses, the Flyers finally figured out how to win one for a change Tuesday night.
Wayne Simmonds won the five-round...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 9:18 PM
The Blackhawks have become begrudgingly familiar with early deficits and stagnant starts.
Down 2-0 in just the first two minutes of Tuesday's clash with the Avalanche, the Hawks needed their explosive offense if they hoped to power yet another come-...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:06 PM
The return of Patrick Sharp has made the already-potent attack considerably more dangerous, and the Blackhawks entered Tuesday’s game against the struggling Colorado Avalanche ranked fifth in the league in scoring offense.
The Blackhawks went on...