| Jun 22, 2014
| 1:41 PM
The NHL released the 2014-15 regular-season schedule Sunday afternoon and made it official that the Chicago Blackhawks will face the Washington Capitals in the 2015 Winter Classic in Washington, D.C.
The matchup was reported last week but not formally...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Bears kicker Robbie Gould and recently retired long snapper Patrick Mannelly just can't stay away from each other.
The two teamed up for Gould's Celebrity Golf Invitational at Conway Farms in Lake Forest on Monday, benefiting Gould's charity, The...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Despite the disappointment of another playoff flameout by his Pittsburgh Penguins that resulted in his coach and general manager getting fired, center Sidney Crosby put a cap on a successful regular season Tuesday night at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Not much time passes from one conversation between NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Blackhawks President John McDonough to the next.
"John McDonough is in my ear all the time for anything," Bettman told the Tribune. "He's very passionate about doing as...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The Winter Classic won't be just a one-day trip to Washington for the Blackhawks.
Rather, it will be nearly a month-long invasion of their privacy. They will be tailed by cameras in the locker room, executive meetings, and even in their homes.
| Jun 29, 2014
| 9:29 AM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With his family pedigree and stout resume, Brendan Lemieux was sure he was a first-round pick.
One weekend into his NHL career, he already had first taste of disappointment when he was passed over on the first day of the draft....
| Jun 22, 2014
| 3:29 PM
The NHL released the 2014-15 regular-season schedule Sunday afternoon and made it official that the Blackhawks will face the Capitals in the 2015 Winter Classic in Washington.
The Jan. 1 matchup was reported last week but wasn't formally announced until...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:10 PM
ARLINGTON, Va. -- The Washington Capitals promoted Brian MacLellan to senior vice president and general manager, and named Barry Trotz as the new head coach on Monday.
MacLellan becomes the sixth general manager in team history, spending the past 13...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:51 PM
STAMFORD — Mike Backman said he wasn't sure how terrific his son-in-law was Monday night until he got home and saw the replays Tuesday morning. It was then that Backman saw the stick save that Jonathan Quick made on Mats Zuccarello in the first...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Symmetry took the night off.
It could have been such a tidy completed hockey circle, two Stanley Cups clinched by the Kings exactly two years apart. But the Kings will have to wait two more days to get another shot at winning their second Stanley Cup....
| May 13, 2014
| 6:29 PM
With his sixth division champion, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau is one win from reaching his first conference final.
He came close once, as coach of the Washington Capitals, losing Game 7 to the eventual Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2009...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The underachieving Washington Capitals began making changes at the top Saturday, firing Adam Oates as coach and not renewing the contract of George McPhee, the general manager and a vice president.
The NHL club made the announcements in a statement...