| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:09 PM
— While the hockey world has been abuzz over the return of Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo to Vancouver for the first time since last March's stunning trade, defenseman Willie Mitchell is enjoying a more relaxed homecoming.
Mitchell, who was born...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:37 PM
VANCOUVER -- It was a night to pay homage to Roberto Luongo as schizophrenic Canucks fans showered their all-time winningest goalie with trademark chants of, "Loooooo! Loooooo!'' every time he touched the puck.
In the end it was Huby-dooby-doo...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:00 PM
There's perhaps no other position in sports where you have to pay your dues and wait your turn longer before establishing yourself as a pro than an NHL goalie.
That's certainly true for Sam Brittain, the Panthers' fourth-round pick of the 2010 draft,...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Of all the teams in town likely to hurt themselves by skipping a step on the way to a championship, the Blackhawks would be at the bottom of the list.
Yet there the Hawks were Wednesday night at the United Center, in front of a home crowd for the...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Noon: Towson at Georgetown. FS1
1 p.m.: Wizards at Celtics. CSN
1 p.m.: Women's College, South Carolina at Duke. ESPN2
2 p.m.: Wisconsin-Milwaukee at DePaul. FS1
2:30 p.m.: BB&T Classic: Charlotte at George Washington. NESN, YES
| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:46 PM
It isn't about who's missing for the Ducks, it's about who's showing up.
This season, because of several illnesses and injuries, many players have not always been able to take to the ice. So why have the Ducks been able to remain the NHL points leaders?...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:28 PM
The Blackhawks can count on one hand how many games they have been thoroughly outplayed this season.
Actually, they can use one finger.
"If we look at all year, this is one game that will stick out," coach Joel Quenneville said after the Jets...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 2:48 PM
When the Panthers get back to work Saturday they will be reminded that the final three games of this holiday homestand just may be the most critical stretch of the season.
Not only are their next three opponents — Maple Leafs on Sunday,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Pat Quinn, a longtime NHL coach who twice reached the Stanley Cup Final, has died at age 71, officials said Monday.
Quinn died Sunday night at Vancouver General Hospital after a year of declining health, said officials from the Vancouver Giants, a...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 3:59 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Having reached the midway point of a grueling six-game road trip, the Blackhawks had a chance to pause, rest and assess their overall play one quarter into the season.
The Hawks traveled to Denver on Monday where they...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The average value of the NHL’s 30 franchises rose to a record $490 million over the past year, and three franchises reached or topped the $1-billion mark, according to data published Tuesday by Forbes.
The Toronto Maple Leafs led the list with...