| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Peter Holland scored the winner early in the third period to lift the Maple Leafs to a 3-2 victory over the Blackhawks on Saturday night at the Air Canada Centre. Nazem Kadri and James van Riemsdyk also had goals for the Leafs. Brent Seabrook had...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 9:42 PM
When sabermetrics became a baseball buzzword in the 1990s and its principles proved accurate indicators of player analysis and forming predictions, other major sports leagues took notice.
The NHL was no exception, and statistical analysts soon found that...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Can anybody out there hum the "Chelsea Dagger" song? Seems like forever since Blackhawks fans have heard it.
Remember those drop-to-one-knee-and-pump-your-fist celebrations after a spectacular scoring play? Or those leaps into the boards to punctuate...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:51 PM
The NHL suspended Toronto Maple Leafs forward Carter Ashton for 20 games without pay for violating the terms of the NHL/NHL Players’ Assn. Performance Enhancing Substances Program. Ashton said in a statement issued by the NHLPA that he will not...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:14 PM
TORONTO — Leo Komarov scored at 14:26 of the third period as the Toronto Maple Leafs had the final two goals of the game to defeat the New York Rangers 5-4 on Saturday night.
Komarov, a center, also picked up the assist in the see-saw game in...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:51 PM
— Despite blowing a couple of two-goal leads in Saturday's 6-4 loss to the Flames, it appeared the Panthers would have a golden opportunity to force overtime when Calgary defenseman T.J. Brodie hooked Jussi Jokinen with 1:28 left in regulation.
| Nov 9, 2014
| 8:16 PM
NEW YORK -- Left winger Benoit Pouliot spent just one season with the New York Rangers, but it was a memorable one, as the team reached the Stanley Cup Final in 2014 before falling just short of a title.
Pouliot signed a five-year, $20 million contract...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:25 PM
When the Kings wanted to call up a defenseman from the minor leagues Saturday to replace the injured Robyn Regehr they consulted their calculators before they checked flight schedules.
Because they're near the salary cap limit and are carrying Slava...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 5:45 PM
It won't be as emotional of a homecoming as it was when Panthers forward Shawn Thornton returned to the TD Garden recently after playing seven seasons for the Bruins, including their Stanley Cup title run in 2011.
But when Thornton steps on the ice at...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ Ottawa Senators General Manager Bryan Murray was courageous in discussing his Stage 4 cancer during an interview last week on Canada's TSN. The disease began in...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Trevor van Riemsdyk, who came out of nowhere to win a job with the Chicago Blackhawks with a strong training camp, will be sidelined three to four months with a left knee injury.
The defenseman will undergo surgery Thursday to repair a left patella...