| Feb 8, 2015
The Los Angeles Kings didn't appear to be a team that has played poorly on the road.
Justin Williams had two goals and the Kings got a rare road win, beating the Lightning 4-2 on Saturday and snapping Tampa Bay's franchise-record 10-game home winning...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Injured center Ryan Getzlaf skated Saturday morning, making him a game-time decision for the Ducks' meeting against the Atlantic Division-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday.
Getzlaf suffered a lower-body injury Thursday in pregame warmups in...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:50 PM
And now, for his next magic trick before the trade deadline …
His team is cratering in the standings — having won once in its last eight games — and Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi is contemplating the present...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 5:24 PM
Corey Perry responded to a five-game goal-less skid by getting two in the net.
Thursday, the Ducks' high-scoring right wing will co-star with goaltender Pekka Rinne and the Western Conference's fellow division-leading Nashville Predators in a high-...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 8:20 PM
ST. LOUIS Vladimir Tarasenko helped the Blues match a franchise record by picking up a point against Tampa Bay Tuesday and Jaden Schwartz added a second one in overtime.
Schwartz scored 1 minute, 16 seconds into OT to lift the Blues to a 2-1 victory in...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 3:56 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The introductory period has ended for Brad Richards.
With the NHL season past the halfway point, the 34-year-old center has fully familiarized himself with Blackhawks teammates and coach Joel Quenneville's system, so all that...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:50 PM
The Detroit Red Wings' week-to-week plan is to get a look at as many prospects as possible, most immediately right-handed defenseman Alexey Marchenko.
The day-to-day plan is to get the details right when the Wings host the New York Islanders on Saturday,...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 8:47 AM
The NHL wasn't the only major hockey league that held its All-Star game this past weekend. In Russia, the Kontinental Hockey League held its annual all-star summit along with the compulsory skills competition.
Though the Russians didn't have any pucks...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 3:55 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ The All-Star break interrupted five-game winning streaks for the Ducks, Detroit and Winnipeg. That success put the Ducks atop the NHL with 68 points, moved...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 11:09 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The World Cup of Hockey will be making a long-awaited return in 2016.
The tournament will feature eight teams with the games played in Toronto before NHL training camps open in September.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:03 PM
The Keeper of the Cup would not budge.
Despite the begging, he would not waver.
Despite the pleading, he stood steadfast.
Despite blatant bribery, he would not allow me to complete a bucket-list item for sports fans around the globe.