| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:51 PM
When the dust settles after the NHL draft this weekend in Philadelphia, there will be new players in the Blackhawks organization.
Whether they are limited to the prospects the organization drafts — the Hawks currently hold eight selections,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:22 AM
The price the Blackhawks paid was cheap enough for a veteran center with good Corsi and Fenwick numbers.
But some of my initial problems with Brad Richards are he’s 34 and I’m not sure he can can keep up in a Western Conference that is...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The bold moves by the Blackhawks' Central Division rivals came early on the opening day of free agency.
A short time after the Stars acquired Jason Spezza in a blockbuster trade Tuesday, the Blues opened their pocketbook to sign the coveted Paul...
| May 8, 2014
| 12:08 AM
The Norfolk Admirals yielded two power-play goals early in the second period and fell 2-1 Wednesday at St. John’s in Newfoundland as the IceCaps squared their AHL Calder Cup Eastern Conference best-of-seven series at one win each.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ Jaromir Jagr on Saturday became the seventh NHL player to score 700 goals. The New Jersey Devils' enduring right wing joins Wayne Gretzky (894), Gordie Howe...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:41 PM
After their main goaltender was called up by the NHL's Anaheim Ducks, the Norfolk Admirals lost 5-3 Saturday night at Scope Arena to fall behind the St. John’s IceCaps 2-1 in their best-of-seven AHL Eastern Conference semifinal series....
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Call this the month of the one-goal game.
Four of the Kings' last five games have been won by one goal. They beat Washington in a shootout at home last week and swept their three-game trip by one goal each, winning the second one, at Washington, again...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 10:56 PM
Their hard-earned road mentality survived the flight home intact, making the trip back to Staples Center with the Kings.
That hasn't always been the case this season.
But the Kings chased one goalie (Ondrej Pavelec) and scored once on his...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:02 PM
As sports fans, we all want the best venues. As taxpayers, few of us want to foot the bill.
That's why public discussion on where our teams play isn't a luxury. It's a necessity. Unless the sugar daddy of all sugar daddies comes to the rescue, what...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 4:41 PM
In an agonizing overtime loss to the last-place Edmonton Oilers, Ducks star forward Corey Perry took seven shots, was around the net routinely and couldn't score a goal.
"We've got to put those in … don't look for the easy outs," said Ducks Coach...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Ducks defenseman Mark Fistric said Monday he expects to at least miss this week’s three-game homestand because of continued discomfort from a lower-body nerve injury.
With the Ducks set to play the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night, Fistric left Honda...