PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Rick MacLeish, who starred for the Broad Street Bullies teams of the Philadelphia Flyers that won the Stanley Cup in 1974 and 1975, has died. He was 66.
Pascal Dupuis headed home to Montreal last December, threw his hockey gear in the garage and waited for his retirement to become real. The longtime Pittsburgh Penguins forward knew the pangs of regret would come, even as he understood it was the…WILL GRAVES (AP Sports Writer)
The opening act of San Jose's first Stanley Cup appearance was a dud. Brent Burns and the Sharks think the sequel will be much better. San Jose quickly fell behind during a strong first period for Pittsburgh, but the Sharks rallied in the second…DAN SCIFO (Associated Press)
Nick Bonino looks the part. Bonino darted to the net and knocked in Kris Letang's centering pass with 2:33 remaining, lifting the Penguins to a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 1 on Monday night. Pittsburgh recovered after blowing an…WILL GRAVES (AP Sports Writer)
The NHL remains open to continuing to send its players to the Olympics, just so long as it doesn't have foot the bill. ''Our teams are not interested in paying for the privilege'' of Olympic participation, Commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday…WILL GRAVES (AP Sports Writer)