| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Some associate the Los Angeles Kings with silver and black. I remember Forum Blue and Gold.
Some extol the virtues of Wayne Gretzky, Luc Robitaille and Anze Kopitar. My heroes were Marcel Dionne, Rogie Vachon and Butch Goring.
Some get a kick out of...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 8:46 PM
There comes a point with former athletes when the legacy they created during their playing career virtually trumps any resume they may have developed after that career has ended.
Karch Kiraly, the Babe Ruth, Michael Jordan and/or Wayne Gretzky of men's...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 11:06 PM
EDMONTON, Alberta -- Forget Las Vegas. What happened to the Blackhawks in this western Canadian city Saturday night should stay here.
The Hawks, who were scheduled to fly to Sin City following their game against the Oilers at Rexall Center for a little...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 2:28 PM
Can you wobble your way to buns of steel?
The popularity of "toning" shoes, whose unstable soles require you to work muscles harder to stay balanced, suggests consumers are banking on it.
Sales of toning shoes, which cost from $70 to upwards of $200 and...
| Jun 28, 2009
Long ago, when children were allowed to wander from their parents' side for more than 15 minutes, I spent much of my free time accumulating baseball cards.
After school, my buddy Adam Rogers and I would stroll to the candy store and buy multiple packs....
| Mar 8, 2009
Colleen Howe, the wife of hockey great Gordie Howe and one of the first female sports agents, died Friday. She was 76.
She died at her home in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., after battling Pick's disease, a rare form of dementia similar to Alzheimer's, the...
| Jul 20, 2007
How "Entourage" can you get?
Awakened early Thursday morning with the news that the HBO original series he created had received seven Emmy nominations — including, for the first time in its three-year run, a nod for best comedy series —...
| Aug 2, 2009
As Allen Iverson's racially charged trial splintered the Peninsula 16 years ago, Hampton native Steve James was a half-continent away crafting one of the most acclaimed sports movies of recent times.
Today he's close to completing a film on the events he...
| Jun 23, 2009
| 1:09 PM
Steve Yzerman, Brett Hull, Luc Robitaille and Brian Leetch are going into the Hockey Hall of Fame.
The selection committee announced on a conference call Tuesday it had elected the maximum four players this year. All were eligible for the first time....
| May 10, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Continuing our countdown of the 10 greatest L.A. Kings of all time as chosen by our readers. No. 3 Luc Robitaille (260 first-place votes, 12,133 points) Luc Robitaille joined the Kings in 1986 and won the Calder Trophy as the......
| May 12, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Ending our series of the 10 greatest L.A. Kings of all time, as chosen by our readers. No. 1: Wayne Gretzky (624 first-place votes, 13,849 points) It was interesting counting up the ballots. Some people had Gretzky way down on......
| May 24, 2010
| 4:35 PM
There were several hundred people who showed up Sunday night at the Canyon Club in Agoura to roast Westlake Village Oaks Christian football Coach Bill Redell and raise funds for a new all-weather field set to debut this fall. Redell......