| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:49 PM
Stamkos scores 3 as Lightning hang on vs. Leafs
TORONTO -- Center Steven Stamkos called Wednesday night the highlight of his season.
After missing 45 games due to a broken leg sustained in November, Stamkos said it was the best he felt, scoring a...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:03 AM
The Toronto Maple Leafs stumbled at the end of a five-game road trip but will have no time to rest as they host the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday in a matchup of teams fighting for a high seed in the Eastern Conference. The Maple Leafs lost at...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It might be difficult for NHL general managers to surpass the magnitude of Tuesday’s trade-deadline-eve moves as the clock moves toward Wednesday’s noon PST deadline, but plenty of discussions are believed to be going on and at least one...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:15 AM
The 710th and final National Hockey League game at the Civic Center in Hartford began at 1:37 on Sunday afternoon in the spring of 1997.
At 4 p.m., the horn sounded and Connecticut said goodbye to major league sports. In between, 14,660 fans watched the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:53 AM
The Edmonton Oilers were in a quandary Wednesday. They had traded backup goalie Ilya Bryzgalov to Minnesota and newly acquired goalie Viktor Fasth had yet to arrive from the Ducks. That left them with just one goalie, Ben Scrivens, for practice. Unless...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:58 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The Canadian men’s hockey team is expected to announce a replacement for injured center Steven Stamkos within the next 48 hours, Hockey Canada spokesman Brad Pascall said Thursday.
Stamkos, of the Tampa Bay Lightning, underwent...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:46 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Injuries continue to deplete the field for the Sochi Olympics men’s hockey tournament even before it starts.
Team Finland took a double hit on Friday when it lost forward Valtteri Filppula of the Tampa Bay Lightning to a broken...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:07 PM
CORAL SPRINGS — Panthers forward Jimmy Hayes is a big guy.
At 6-foot-6 and 220 pounds, Hayes is a presence every time he takes to the ice, and Panthers coach Peter Horachek wants to put that presence to good use in the final stretch of the season....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:41 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Canada’s Olympic hockey selection committee snubbed speedy Tampa Bay Lightning forward Martin St. Louis when it submitted its Sochi roster a month ago. The committee didn’t make that mistake again Thursday, when it had to...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:11 PM
SOCHI, Russia — If NHL players don't participate in the next Winter Olympics there won't be more of those only-in-hockey moments like the one that occurred Monday, when Kings and Team USA winger Dustin Brown earnestly explained why he has no problem...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:02 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- Finland’s men’s hockey team had a hard time finding replacements when standout NHL forwards Mikko Koivu of the Minnesota Wild and Valtteri Filppula of the Tampa Bay Lightning had to withdraw because of injuries.