Kings Starting to See Minor Improvements Under McLellan

Rome wasn’t built in a day, and good hockey teams can’t be built in one season. Or, so the prevailing wisdom goes. Todd McLellan came to the Los Angeles Kings to challenge that wisdom. Armed with a mixed roster of young guns and old blood with seven players over the age of 30, the Kings […]

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Tkachuk Brothers Share First All-Star Game in Their Hometown

ST. LOUIS — Brady Tkachuk didn’t mind cutting his vacation to the Bahamas short. Tkachuk, a 20-year-old forward for the Ottawa Senators, was planning on a couple of days of fun in the sun before going to St. Louis to watch his older brother, Matthew, represent the Calgary Flames at NHL All-Star Weekend. But Toronto’s […]

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Maple Leafs, Blue Jackets Make Perfect Trade Partners

Where is this NHL season going, seriously? We are just 30 days away from the Trade Deadline. While the players are in the midst of both the All-Star Game and their bye weeks, management is starting to decide how they want to handle this all important day. Do they buy? Do they sell? Maybe they […]

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Wu takes lead in Dubai Desert Classic as Pepperell fades

Wu Ashun has taken a one-shot lead at the Dubai Desert Classic after the third round as he chases his first title since 2018

Coyotes Weekly: Limping Into the All-Star Break

The All-Star break is here, and it couldn’t have come at a better time for the Arizona Coyotes. With a 1-4-1 record in their last six games, and a 6-7-1 mark since losing goaltender Darcy Kuemper to injury back on Dec. 19, the Coyotes need to rest, refocus, get healthy, and prepare for what will […]

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3-On-3 Overtime in NHL Has Evolved Over Past 5 Seasons

ST. LOUIS — Victor Hedman fondly recalls the NHL’s first 3-on-3 overtime because it was madness. “It was probably a minute and a half of just breakaways,” the Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman said. “Jason Garrison scored the goal — beat the D-man (and scored) five-hole.” Trading breakaways and playing at a frenetic pace was what […]

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Bettman: NHL Puck and Player Tracking to Start in Playoffs

Puck and player tracking is coming to the NHL beginning in the playoffs. Commissioner Gary Bettman said Friday that puck and player tracking will be up and running in all playoff arenas this spring and is expected to be fully operational leaguewide beginning next season. “There will be more data than ever before,” Bettman said. […]

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Newcomer Kenneth Vermeer made a tough choice and could fill a huge void for...

Kenneth Vermeer isn't interest in an L.A. holiday — he plans to work hard in his quest to become LAFC's No. 1 goalkeeper for the upcoming season.