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  • Kyle Palmieri hangs in balance, remains a Duck

    The fortune of Kyle Palmieri teetered before the noon hour Wednesday. Earlier in the day, he practiced with the Ducks’ first line, which Wednesday night will include stars Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf. But he was also believed to be a leading...
  • Giroux, Voracek lead Flyers past Capitals

    PHILADELPHIA -- Center Claude Giroux and right winger Jakub Voracek each scored two goals to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-4 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night. Right wingers Adam Hall and Steve Downie also scored goals for...
  • Ducks' Bruce Boudreau looks at the positive after consecutive losses

    The entertainment value of an NHL shootout quickly loses its thrill after consecutive losses. Still, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau won't get pulled into the debate of whether a skills competition — his sport's equivalent of a free-throw contest,...
  • Panthers recall Crabb and Mottau from AHL San Antonio

    The Florida Panthers have recalled right wing Joey Crabb and defenseman Mike Mottau from their AHL affiliate in San Antonio, the team announced Tuesday. Both players will be available for the Panthers’ home game Tuesday night against the Coyotes....
  • Corey Perry knows the Ducks' trip is important

    Corey Perry knows the Ducks' trip is important
    CALGARY, Canada — Corey Perry has won a Stanley Cup and understands the pivotal points of a season better than most. Wednesday night at the Saddledome against the Calgary Flames is such a moment for the Ducks. "This is the biggest road trip of...
  • Admirals qualify for AHL playoffs by eliminating Hershey

    Veteran Dave Steckel scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period Friday as Norfolk ensured an AHL playoff berth with a 3-1 win over Hershey on Fan Appreciation Night at Scope Arena, eliminating the Bears. Max Friberg clinched the win on an empty-...
  • NHL pluses and minuses: Sharks create a special moment for fan

    NHL pluses and minuses: Sharks create a special moment for fan
    Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week: + The San Jose Sharks touched many hearts by going all-out to grant the wish of 17-year-old Sam Tageson, who has a debilitating heart condition. They signed...
  • Jeff Carter scores in Philadelphia return as Kings beat Flyers, 3-2

    Jeff Carter scores in Philadelphia return as Kings beat Flyers, 3-2
    PHILADELPHIA — Flyers fans booed every time Kings forward Jeff Carter touched the puck Monday, but it was music to his ears. Carter, traded by Philadephia to Columbus and later dealt by the Blue Jackets to the Kings, scored the Kings’...
  • Jeff Carter scores in his return to Philadelphia in Kings' 3-2 win

    Jeff Carter scores in his return to Philadelphia in Kings' 3-2 win
    PHILADELPHIA — If Flyers fans booed every time Jeff Carter touched the puck Monday, it must have sounded like music to his ears. With extra zip in his step if not revenge in his heart for the acrimonious end to his tenure with the Flyers, Carter...
  • Ducks' Hampus Lindholm, at 20, matures into a top NHL rookie

     Ducks' Hampus Lindholm, at 20, matures into a top NHL rookie
    Earlier this month, as the Ducks unpacked in a Calgary dressing room, some players began chiding rookie defenseman Hampus Lindholm about shirking his "duties" as equipment bag unloader. The good-natured Swede smiled and tried in vain to explain he'd...
  • Kings and Capitals to meet (indoors) in snowy Washington

    Kings and Capitals to meet (indoors) in snowy Washington
    WASHINGTON — Greetings from the nation’s capital, where winter seems to be firmly entrenched even though spring officially began last week. It’s snowing here, and accumulations of two to four inches are expected to build until the snow...
  • Dustin Penner thinks game against Ducks will be a 'big step' for him

    Dustin Penner thinks game against Ducks will be a 'big step' for him
    Usually, it's Dustin Penner seeking to provide the creative response to a question. But when the former Ducks forward was pulled off the Honda Center ice March 4 and told by General Manager Bob Murray he'd been traded to the Washington Capitals,...