| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The Tampa Bay Lightning are the second best franchise in professional sports behind the Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers. That is, according to research from ESPN the Magazine....
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:34 PM
The Bruins scored the only goal of a fast-paced and physical first period. The play was made possible by pure hustle on the part of Brad Marchand, a pesky player who has a good amount of skill to complement his......
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:19 AM
The loss of Patrick Sharp is the worst injury the Blackhawks could suffer short of something happening to Jonathan Toews.
Among the forwards, anyway. I’m not trying to debate the importance of Sharp vs. defenseman Duncan Keith vs. goalie Corey...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 8:52 PM
Since a rough first period in Game 3 of the East Division semifinals, Charlotte Checkers goalie Mike Murphy has turned into a difficult obstacle for the Hershey Bears.
Murphy, who made 35 saves, was the prime difference in Charlotte's 3-2 Game 4...
| May 4, 2011
| 8:55 PM
The Washington Capitals are a regular season dynamo and a Stanley Cup Playoff failure. The Caps lose in Game 4 on the road 5-3 as the Lightning complete a sweep of the number one seed in the Eastern Conference. Washington was upset in the first round of...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 7:56 AM
Allen Iverson sat in a chair, smiled and invited his coach to sit in his lap.
With that, Larry Brown jumped into Iverson's arms and embraced the NBA's Most Valuable Player. It was a moment nobody could have predicted a year ago.
| Jan 23, 2011
| 6:13 PM
New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow says goalie Evgeni Nabokov hung up on him shortly after the veteran goalie was claimed off waivers on Saturday.
Snow reached out to the 35-year-old Nabokov shortly after the Islanders claimed him from the...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 10:22 PM
Since big-time pro sports came to Seattle in 1967, the opportunities for championships have been fairly plentiful. The NBA Sonics made the playoffs 22 times before leaving town in 2008, a run that included six trips to the Western Conference finals and...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville called his team’s 3-1 comeback victory against the hated Blues on Sunday a “goalie win.’’
He did not characterize the Hawks’ inspiring 2-1 comeback victory against the evil Red Wings on...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Henrik Lundqvist showed early on that things would be different than the last time the Rangers and Blackhawks met.
New York’s all-world goaltender robbed Marian Hossa on a breakaway mere seconds into Friday night’s game, an early indicator...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:14 PM
Sidney Crosby was on the ice for three of Pittsburgh's five goals, and defenseman Kris Letang was out there for all of them.
The Penguins are suddenly the picture of health, and the NHL's hottest team is making the Eastern Conference playoff race a fight...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Tomas Kundratek scored the first goal of the game as well as the equalizer late in regulation, and Dany Sabourin stopped four out of five in the shootout to help the HERSHEY BEARS earn their fourth consecutive home victory, 3-2 over the Albany Devils on...