| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:00 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Once the shock and emotions of leaving Buffalo and the Sabres began to wear off, goalie Ryan Miller began looking forward to the challenge he and Steve Ott will face in living up to the St. Louis Blues' expectations.
Sabres no more,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:00 PM
In Russia, Teemu Selanne was hockey's hero.
In Anaheim, will he be more than just another player on the NHL team with the most points?
Selanne returned to Honda Center ice for practice Thursday, showing more bounce in his skating than when the 43-...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Four years wiser, Ducks stars Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf insisted Wednesday that the satisfaction of the gold medal that swung around their necks three days earlier won't dull their enthusiasm for a Stanley Cup.
"Coming back from Vancouver [in 2010],...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 2:42 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Team Canada's journey to its second straight Olympic hockey title began six months ago not with intense strategizing, but with a game of ball hockey.
Seeking a way to get players to bond when insurance costs prevented them from...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Aw, Canada.
It's hard to work up any sort of serious dislike for those quaint neighbors living in America's attic, but this hockey thing is getting ridiculous.
Twice during a 24-hour period at the appropriately named Bolshoy...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 2:52 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Back home in Los Angeles, Drew Doughty, Jonathan Quick and Dustin Brown are the best of friends, a bond that was strengthened during the Kings' 2012 Stanley Cup run.
Here in Sochi, their friendship will be temporarily suspended Friday...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:25 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The disappointment Anze Kopitar felt was immediate and deep after Slovenia’s 5-0 loss to Sweden Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament, the end of the road for a gutsy team that won the admiration of...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:31 PM
SOCHI, Russia — J.R. Celski is the last man standing.
The short-track speedskater advanced to Friday's quarterfinals of the 500 by finishing second in his heat. Celski, 23, is the only U.S. male who can win an individual speedskating medal —...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:50 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- While the issue of NHL players’ continued participation in Olympic hockey tournaments remains unsettled, one agreement apparently was reached by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 3:37 PM
SOCHI, Russia — T.J. Oshie had only one concern when Coach Dan Bylsma called his name six times during the shootout that would settle Team USA's preliminary-round game against Russia.
"I was just thinking of something else I could do to try to...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:30 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, who made 22 saves against Slovakia to support Team USA’s Olympic-tournament-opening victory on Thursday, will start again when the U.S. faces Russia on Saturday in a much-anticipated game at the...