| May 22, 2015
| 8:11 PM
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Rick Nash had two goals...
| May 22, 2015
| 8:24 PM
Defenseman Francois Beauchemin, the veteran of 673 regular-season NHL games and member of the Ducks' Stanley Cup championship team in 2007, reached high to describe his brothers on the blue line.
"I've never been on a team that deep on D," he said of...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 11:57 PM
4:30 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Monte Carlo Masters.--Tennis Ch.
6 a.m. Golf: Shenzhen International first round (d. in China).--Golf
1:30 p.m. Baseball: Milwaukee at St. Louis or (at 1) Kansas City at Minnesota.--MLB Net.
3 p.m. Soccer:...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 3:55 PM
Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins took so long to clinch a playoff berth, they almost missed the postseason altogether.
And the consequences are daunting for their tardiness in securing the Eastern Conference's final spot on the last day of the...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:51 AM
Iron Man is turning 50. Zoolander is turning 50. 2 of the original 2 1/2 men are turning 50.
Robert Downey Jr. hits the half century mark on April 4. Ben Stiller on Nov. 30. And Charlie Sheen, who once made out of Ferris Bueller's sister in a police...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 11:14 AM
SUNRISE The coaches in the NHL are a tight-knit fraternity but Monday night’s adversaries behind the benches are even closer.
Panthers first year coach Gerard Gallant was not only a linemate and teammate of Ottawa Senators coach Paul...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Kings center Mike Richards trends toward thinking and acting like a captain.
His voice is a quiet but effective one with his Kings teammates and he sent former Philadelphia Flyers teammate Claude Giroux a supportive text in November, according to NHL....
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Riding a 17-1 surge, the Ducks are only the fifth team in NHL history to win 17 or more games in an 18-game span. A good omen? The first two, the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:32 PM
From mighty Canada with its 11 returning gold medalists to humble hopefuls Latvia and Norway, the remaining entrants in the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament announced their rosters Tuesday, triggering vigorous debate in hockey rinks around the world....
| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:21 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Although the NHL has not committed to sending its players to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, many players and Team Canada executive Steve Yzerman have strongly endorsed the idea of again allowing the league's players...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:24 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- It was Slovenia’s version of the 1980 U.S. “Miracle on Ice,” a historic moment for a team whose country, with a population of about 2 million, has only seven indoor hockey rinks and only 148 senior-level players....