NHL's 3-on-3 format in overtime cutting down on shootouts

...overtimes this season, hoping 3-on-3 hockey will cut down on shootouts.It has worked...change after seeing it in the American (Hockey) League," Dallas Stars general manager...goalies, not so much.The 3-on-3 hockey creates a lot of scoring chances and stress...

Penguins upend Canadiens in shootout

...stick to the mask from Penguins teammate Ben Lovejoy. COYOTES: Assigned forward Dustin Jeffrey to Springfield of the American Hockey League on Wednesday.The 27-year-old Jeffrey has an assist in one game for the Coyotes this season. He has five goals...

Rants & Raves

...came) to the arena. Is the ice system repaired or (did they bring) their own? If it's fixed, why can't we have an ice hockey team? NOW WE HAVE BLACK Lives Matter as if all lives didn't matter, and the liberal media promotes this racism. Common...

Zuccarello helps Rangers win their ninth in a row

...added an empty-netter with 37.4 seconds left. COYOTES: Recalled forward Craig Cunningham from Springfield of the American Hockey League.Cunningham, 25, had five goals and four assists in 12 games for the Falcons this season. AVALANCHE: Claimed forward...

Displaced Clemson basketball team isn't making excuses

...scrimmage this month at the Greenville building, which once hosted an NCAA tournament regional in 2002, to get used to the atmosphere."It was a little chilly," Brownell joked. The building also plays host to an ECHL hockey team.

Blackhawks' Patrick Kane won't be charged

...prosecutors ending a bizarre three-month ordeal that put one of hockey's biggest stars at the center of intense speculation and criticism...whether Kane could face disciplinary action from the National Hockey League. Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly said the league wouldn't...

Oilers rookie Connor McDavid out indefinitely with broken collarbone

...a decade."Injuries are a part of a hockey, but to be out that long this early in...didn't see it that way."It's a hockey play. You could watch it 100 times and...playing for the Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League, McDavid broke a bone in his right...

Silver screen can be a party theme

...characters. Swath one in cheesecloth to be The Mummy; paint one green and hot-glue a bolt to the neck to create Frankenstein. A hockey mask will evoke Jason from the Halloween films; a black felt hat and a striped scarf bring Freddy Krueger of Nightmare on Elm...

Coyotes working hard to attract fans

...and he quickly went to work to change Arizona's strategy.The Coyotes started by asking focus groups, fans, employees, hockey operations personnel ? anyone and everyone they could ? to get a grasp on the team's identity. They came up with a plan...

Flyers knock off Bruins in OT

...the team off to an 0-7 start.Tortorella, who won the Stanley Cup with the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2004, has been out of hockey since the Canucks fired him in May 2014 after one season in Vancouver. He takes over for Richards, who had been with the Blue...