| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:50 PM
"It's a different level of unbelievable."
That's what Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said on the ice of a mostly empty TD Garden, minutes after his team won a second Stanley Cup in four seasons.
Perhaps the finish of that game was particularly...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 2:35 PM
The last time the Blackhawks were in the Stanley Cup Final, in 2010, I went to Philadelphia, wore my Duncan Keith jersey and had my physical well-being threatened multiple times.
So I decided to try it again, this time in Boston, for Saturday's Game 2....
| Jun 16, 2013
| 2:34 PM
With the Stanley Cup Final tied at one win apiece, the Blackhawks will try to regain control of the series—and snap two streaks—when they hit the ice for Game 3 on Monday in Boston.
One streak is the Bruins' six straight wins at home. The...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:17 AM
You've been here before, Blackhawks fans. Wasn't even all that long ago! You watched your Hawks split a pair at home before a sometimes-ugly two-goal road loss in Game 3.
Heck, that Detroit series got even worse before it got better. And yet your...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Does anyone say no to the Rolling Stones?
On Sunday night in Montreal, the veteran rockers welcomed Win Butler to the stage of the Bell Centre, where the Arcade Fire frontman (and transplanted Canadian) helped Mick Jagger sing the early Stones tune "The...
| May 31, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Aerosmith, James Taylor and Carole King, the Dropkick Murphys and the band Boston were among performers serving up solace and inspiration to a crowd of thousands at TD Garden during Thursday night’s Boston Strong concert benefiting victims of the...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:09 AM
The death of Dr. Jerry Buss affects any L.A. sports fan. I kept reading and watching the sad news on Monday as a way for the loss to sink in even though his absence in the public eye the past two years was an unspoken foreshadowing of what transpired.
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:58 AM
BOSTON — Arron Afflalo didn’t participate in the Orlando Magic’s shootaround this morning at TD Garden because of his strained left calf, and he’s unlikely to play when the team faces the Boston Celtics tonight.
| Nov 30, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Exciting news from Williamsburg arrived today. Rosanne Cash will play a show at the Williamsburg Lodge in February. A fine singer-songwriter, Cash hasn't played Hampton Roads often in recent decades. Her show here promises to be special.
Ruth Moody of...
| May 4, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Aerosmith, New Kids on the Block and the J. Geils Band -- all Massachusetts natives -- are to perform at a concert to benefit victims of the bombings at the Boston Marathon.
Boston Strong: An Evening of Support & Celebration, scheduled for May 30 at...
| May 4, 2013
| 2:37 PM
In the olden days, NHL teams had quirky rinks that didn’t conform to the standard size of 85 feet wide by 200 feet long.
The ice surfaces at Boston Garden and Chicago Stadium were notorious for being 10 to 15 feet short of the regulation 200-...
| May 6, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Boston rock royalty Aerosmith, Boston, the J. Geils Band, and James Taylor will all perform at the upcoming Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration concert, organized to raise funds for the One Fund Boston charity created to help the...