| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:14 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Based on Jeff Carter’s hat trick and Drew Doughty’s game-opening goal in Canada’s 6-0 Olympic victory over Austria on Friday, you’d never know the Kings are one of the NHL’s lowest-scoring teams....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:13 PM
As the Olympic men’s hockey tournament moves on to the semifinal round Friday, six of the seven Ducks who departed for Sochi nine days ago still have visions of gold.
Defenseman Cam Fowler and Team USA play Team Canada and its Ducks’ stars...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Raffi Torres got a 25-game suspension for his dirty, despicable, flying hit that knocked out Marian Hossa in the first period of Game 3 of the Blackhawks-Coyotes playoff series.
But you know what? After listening to NHL sheriff Brendan Shanahan, Torres...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw hit a goalie. It was obvious and potentially concussive. The NHL said it was cracking down on hits involving the head. He deserved a suspension.
Nashville’s Shea Weber rammed a player’s head into the glass...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Nashville defenseman Shea Weber rammed Detroit center Henrik Zetterberg’s head into the glass at the end of their playoff opener Wednesday night.
Weber missed the first time, but got the Red Wings center the second. Weber rammed Zetterberg’...
| Apr 18, 2012
It was Brooks Laich who pointed out late Monday night that one never knows when a Stanley Cup playoff series will turn chippy — or worse — but that it is almost inevitable.
"Sometimes it happens right away in the first game, sometimes it...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 5:09 PM
On a recent skate down memory lane, Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau stopped for a few seconds to think of the perfect adjectives to describe the die hard hockey fans who wore out their vocal cords and rattled the Plexiglas at the Baltimore...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 7:11 PM
The outcome wasn't what fans had hoped for, but Baltimore rocked the red Tuesday night.
On the night when professional ice hockey returned to Baltimore for the first time since 1997, a sellout crowd of an announced 11,082 fans packed 1st Mariner Arena...
| Jun 22, 2011
Long speeches ... cheesy jokes ... sounds like a Hollywood awards show, but not quite. The NHL will hand out its major individual awards Wednesday night at The Palms in Las Vegas, honoring players, the coach of the year and......
| Jun 22, 2011
Carolina’s Jeff Skinner won the Calder Trophy as the rookie of the year. The league’s youngest player at 18, he led rookies with 63 points. Nice kid, immense potential. The Jennings trophy, automatically awarded to the goalies on the team........
| Jun 25, 2011
The NHL draft has ended, with 210 players from 14 countries being selected over two days at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. The Kings chose a goalie, two centers and three left wings. The Ducks left with......