| Feb 8, 2014
| 3:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA The Flyers probably don't want to see the season stopped for the Olympic break.
Thanks to backup goalie Ray Emery's 32-save performance, they went into the 18-day break by extending their winning streak to four games Saturday afternoon,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:03 AM
The Colorado Avalanche look to break even as they wrap up their four-game road trip against the New York Islanders on Saturday. After scoring a total of 12 goals in two home victories, Colorado has struggled offensively on its trek, netting four tallies -...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:45 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Everett Merrill, The Sports Xchange
Oilers 2, Rangers 1
NEW YORK -- The Edmonton Oilers won for just the 10th time on the road this season, turning back the New York Rangers 2-1 on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:26 PM
As a child, Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter didn't hear many stories about his father, Bob, winning a gold medal as a member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team.
"Every teacher that I had, they were telling me all about it and wanted me to bring...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:51 PM
At least Sidney Crosby didn't have to field questions Wednesday about never having scored against the Kings.
He did just that on March 20, 2009, against goalie Jonathan Quick at Pittsburgh.
The "new" story angles about the Pittsburgh Penguins star and...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Zach Parise of the Minnesota Wild was appointed captain of the U.S. men’s hockey team for the upcoming Sochi Olympics, with Kings captain Dustin Brown and Minnesota defenseman Ryan Suter appointed the alternate captains.
Parise was an alternate...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:22 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Alexander Ovechkin hasn't arrived yet but his imprint is all over the Winter Olympics.
The Russian forward's smiling face — featuring a gap where one of his front teeth should be — is on menus distributed aboard Sochi-...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 12:28 AM
3 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open.--ESPN2
4 a.m. Golf: Abu Dhabi Championship (in United Arab Emirates).--Golf
8:25 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Tottenham at Swansea City.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Long before they had heard of Sochi, well before they made it to the NHL, the five men who comprise the leadership group of the U.S. Olympic hockey team crossed paths many times on many rinks.
Fearless winger Dustin Brown grew up playing on B-level...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:07 PM
If you didn't know Richard Sherman before Sunday, you know him now.
Dedicated NFL fans knew all about the Seattle all-pro cornerback before Sunday's NFC Championship Game, but most of America probably didn't know much about him before his postgame...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 11:59 PM
10:30 a.m. Basketball: Dec. 2013: Phoebus girls vs. Kecoughtan, then boys at 12:30 (d.).--LSC 48
11:30 a.m. College highlights: Notre Dame football.--CSN
2:30 p.m. Football: Military Bowl: Marshall vs. Maryland(in Annapolis, Md.).--ESPN
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Chicago wing Patrick Kane is giving Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby a good challenge for the scoring title. Kane's assist Sunday in the Blackhawks' 3-1 victory...