| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:26 AM
The Ducks took center Peter Holland off his yo-yo ride between the minor leagues and the NHL on Saturday, trading the 22-year-old to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
The Ducks, who also parted with minor-league right wing Brad Staubitz in the deal, obtained...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens was honored Monday as the NHL first star of the week in recognition of his outstanding performances in replacing injured goalie Jonathan Quick.
Scrivens, acquired by the Kings from Toronto last summer with Matt Frattin as...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Saku Koivu practiced with the Ducks for a second consecutive day at Wednesday’s morning skate, but doctors are stopping the veteran center from playing in a game because of the effects of the concussion he received Oct. 27 in Columbus.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:48 PM
The Ducks unveiled their new addition Tim Jackman at Friday’s morning skate, putting the right wing on the same line with rugged center Daniel Winnik and aggressive Matt Beleskey.
“All big, all can skate,” Winnik said before Friday...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 6:42 PM
A year ago, the NHL was a few weeks into the third labor stoppage of Commissioner Gary Bettman's reign and fans vowed they would never come back.
Now, it's all sunshine and blue skies for the league and a firmly entrenched Bettman.
A settlement in...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ A 40-save performance Saturday by Colorado goaltender Semyon Varlamov against Washington — his former team — improved the Avalanche's record...
| May 11, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Making history has become routine for the Kings.
Last spring they became the first No. 8 seed to win the Stanley Cup, upsetting the 1-2-3 teams in the West before defeating the New Jersey Devils in the final. After opening their title defense by...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:44 PM
SAN JOSE — Neatly framed but almost forgotten, a front page from the San Jose Mercury News sits against the wall in a room above the Sharks' practice rink. The newspaper photograph depicts a coach and two players, and the headline is bold:...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
NHL TV schedule 2013-14: U.S. national TV schedule for NHL games on NBC Sports Network, NBC and NHL Network. The NHL is making up for lost time after last season’s lockout, with division realignment, Olympic rivalries and expansion of marquee...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Even a sure-fire Hockey Hall of Fame nominee is not immune to a nervous moment or two.
After all, Brendan Shanahan was considered a near lock a year ago, and did not get the phone call from the 416 area code, which would signify word from the Hall of...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:03 PM
They often say the best deals are the ones that did not occur.
The Los Angeles Kings are likely breathing a sigh of relief, giving major thanks that they did not win out on the Ilya Kovalchuk sweepstakes three summers ago.
It came down to the Kings...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Miranda Lambert told the audience at the Susquehanna Bank Center she wrote a love song for them. She also said that her father taught her how to use a shotgun and that it was never OK for a man to hurt a woman. And before long the lyrics, “I’m...