| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Colin Fraser has that secret, that certain veteran savvy, to know what would happen if he made a play. Or, in this case, did not.
And so, the Kings center didn't back off when faced with a bigger and stronger Frazer McLaren of the Maple Leafs last...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:57 PM
A shootout goal by Hilary Knight proved the difference Saturday as the U.S. women’s hockey team defeated Canada, 3-2, in a Sochi Olympics warmup at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.
Kelli Stack and Alex Carpenter — the latter the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 6:40 PM
The men who will wear the red, white and blue of Team USA at the Sochi Olympics have been sporting a lot of black and blue this season.
Injuries have clouded the medal prospects for the Americans, who will bring back the core of a team that won the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Now that the Ducks have matched their franchise record with seven consecutive victories, their reward is an eight-game trip, their longest of the season, that starts Tuesday in Toronto.
"This will prove our mettle," Coach Bruce Boudreau said after the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:52 PM
The NHL's Wheel of Justice got several vigorous spins Monday, all dealing with infractions that caused head injuries.
Colorado forward Cody McLeod was suspended five games for a boarding incident against Detroit defenseman Niklas Kronwall, New York...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:44 AM
On Nov. 27, 2011, the Ducks lost a seventh consecutive game, to the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs, and Anaheim’s coach then, Randy Carlyle assessed, “We just seem to be dead between the ears.”
Three days later, after the team won for...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:04 PM
The Ducks' club record-tying seven-game winning streak ended Tuesday in Toronto when they couldn't stop Phil Kessel's streaks to the net.
The Maple Leafs wing had a hat trick and the Maple Leafs won, 4-2, in the opener of the Ducks' eight-game trip at...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:24 PM
The cost of the average ticket to an NHL game this season is up 2.3%over last season, to $61.62, and the cost for a group of four to attend a game and also buy soft drinks, beers, hot dogs and souvenir caps rose 3.1% to $359.17, according to Team...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:51 AM
VANCOUVER, Canada — A few NHL-related financial notes before I leave the Great White North for San Jose, where the Kings are scheduled for a 1 p.m. practice Tuesday afternoon in advance of their game against the Sharks on Wednesday.
First, the NHL...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has stolen your seat. What do you do?
It's a packed football stadium. He's eating wings. He's famous for his foul mouth, his ability to move quickly despite his large frame, and his admitted use of crack.
Would you be a little...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:29 AM
MONTREAL, Canada — Bonjour from windy Montreal. It’s usually a big shock to leave Los Angeles and experience winter weather here, but the chilly temperatures back home made the transition a little easier this time.
Martin Jones, coming off a...