| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:50 AM
I don’t know what the Blackhawks are going to do in free agency to fix their blown chance at another Stanley Cup, but because I’m a pleaser, not a teaser, I’m here to help with a list of 10 (mostly) unrestricted free agents:
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:30 PM
On one level, the Kings' playoff run mirrored their performance in the regular season, filled with hot runs and times where they were stone cold.
There was a period in November when they played without their starting goaltender and seemingly couldn't...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:24 AM
There have been 17 players who scored an overtime goal to win the Stanley Cup. Only two have waited longer than Kings defenseman Alec Martinez.
Martinez’s series-winning goal in a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers came 14 minutes 34 seconds...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
The Philadelphia sports scene has gone bonkers recently. Allen Iverson, an NBA MVP and one of the highest scorers in league history, was once blasted for not practicing enough. Yet his former Sixers team appears to be openly tanking the......
| May 25, 2014
| 9:15 PM
A couple of Michael Futa's buddies had talked up a kid they'd coached who was a natural scorer despite being a poor skater, so Futa, then the general manager of Owen Sound of the Ontario Hockey League, wanted to see the kid for himself.
| Apr 27, 2014
| 1:32 PM
DALLAS -- Lindy Ruff did an outstanding job in coaching the Stars to the playoffs for the first time since 2008, taking a team that’s almost evenly split between veterans and kids and molding it into a competitive group that has pushed the top-...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The International Ice Hockey Federation has issued a statement clarifying the ruling on Russia's disallowed goal in the third period of a preliminary-round game against the U.S. on Saturday.
Russian officials and players disputed the...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:45 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The Olympic prospects of Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick appeared to be in jeopardy when he strained a groin muscle during overtime of a game at Buffalo on Nov. 12 and was forced to miss more than a month of the NHL season.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:21 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Ducks goaltender Jonas Hiller made 21 saves Wednesday as Switzerland opened the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament with a 1-0 victory over gritty Latvia, but he wasn’t even the best goalie on the ice at Shayba Arena.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:44 AM
SOCHI, Russia — When Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick was named to the U.S. Olympic team for the 2010 Vancouver Games, he knew he wouldn’t see much action behind Ryan Miller and Tim Thomas. And he didn’t, dressing as the backup for only...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
When a young Wayne Gretzky skated eight or 10 hours a day on frozen Canadian ponds, his ears would freeze and his toes would become so numb that he'd have tears in his eyes when he came inside and his father rubbed his feet to warm them.
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Ducks goalie Jonas Hiller wasn't one of the five on his team who won an Olympic medal in Russia.
Friday night, Hiller and his defense-minded teammates had to settle for something else in their return from the Olympic break: a shutout victory over the...