| May 24, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Hockey isn't basketball or badminton or golf but perhaps the ultimate team sport in which everybody dressed for games typically contributes as the coach rolls four offensive lines and rotates three defensive pairs.
One man can only do so much.
| May 24, 2014
| 9:34 PM
LOS ANGELES — Jonathan Toews urged the Blackhawks to play with an increased level of fire and determination in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against the Kings.
To put it bluntly, the captain called for the Hawks "to play pissed off."...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 12:07 PM
New Jersey Devils forward Jaromir Jagr, who will be 42 next month, was named to the Czech Republic’s Olympic team for the fifth time.
Jagr played on the Czech team that won the gold medal in 1998, the first tournament in which NHL players were...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:05 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There was the celebratory group hug taking place by the glass, followed by a loud chorus of boos and then objects being tossed on the ice by some fans.
Yes, the 'Kings' long strange journey to the Stanley Cup finals -- returning...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Where are the Blackhawks' stars?
In Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, the Hawks grabbed a win with goals from four unlikely sources: Brandon Saad, Johnny Oduya, Andrew Shaw and Dave Bolland. Since then, the offense has been hauntingly quiet, especially...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Blood! Sweat! Tom Cruise! Game 3 of the Western Conference finals had all the makings of a blockbuster (not counting Jim Belushi), and the L.A. Kings walked away 3-1 victors over the Blackhawks on Tuesday at the Staples Center. Justin Williams and Slava...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:52 PM
At some point in Thursday's Blackhawks-Kings game, a forecheck is going to be given with juuust a bit too much vigor. A skater will spray juuust a bit too much snow in the goalie's face. Chirping will turn into shoving, and shoving will become a brawl....
| May 15, 2013
| 7:45 PM
The Blackhawks are known for being a fast team. And no, it's not because of Patrick Kane's rumored sordid escapades. To counter the Hawks' team speed, Detroit coach Mike Babcock said he wants this Western Conference semifinal series to be a "grind fest."...