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

...During the regular season, though, teams don't seem to be spending a lot of time working on it during practices and morning skates.Tavares said the Islanders haven't worked on 3-on-3 hockey since the preseason."Just like 4 on 4, you don't practice...

Jekyll Island plans $30,000 ice skating rink to lure more visitors during offseason

...lets patrons take in sweeping ocean views while gliding on ice skates.The island state park announced this month plans to build a...may be one of the only people on Jekyll Island who owns ice skates. I'm a purist," said Hooks, who was finally won over by...

Americans getting used to clap skates

...squad's newfangled clap skates. Cruikshank finally...struggled learning how to skate on these new clap skates. I made a couple of...spend six hours on my skates, train at night...trying to master the clap skate is Casey FitzRandolph...

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Sport skates into area

...little hope of lacing up skates and learning ice sports...asked my mom, `Can I skate?"' said 10-year-old...is $90 or $106 with skate rental. For more information...5 or younger: $3. Skate rental: regular skates, $2; hockey skates...

Canadiens trip up Bruins

...the tiebreaker. Washington goalie Braden Holtby then secured the win when he stopped Nazem Kadri's attempt with his right skate. KINGS 4, PANTHERS 1In Los Angeles,Drew Doughty and Anze Kopitar scored 55 seconds apart late in the second period to lead...

Goons are gone in the NHL: Fourth lines now have more skill

...More and more teams are rolling four lines of forwards who can skate ? and score. The days of having seldom-used tough guys on...McCarty's linemates, Kris Draper and Kirk Maltby, could skate and hit hard while contributing offensively, at least occasionally...

Stars pull away from Sharks for victory

...assists against San Jose.John Klingberg's shot from the right point hit Sharks goalie Alex Stalock's pads and Roussel's skate, and the puck trickled across the goal line with 6:27 to play. Tyler Seguin added a power-play goal into an empty net...

Penguins end Capitals' win streak at five

...Evgeny Kuznetsov put the hosts ahead about 1½ minutes into the third, when his wrist shot appeared to deflect off the left skate of Penguins defenseman Rob Scuderi and past Marc-Andre Fleury.All of 24 seconds later, it was tied thanks to Bennett...

Oilers rookie Connor McDavid out indefinitely with broken collarbone

...second period, with Flyers defenders Brandon Manning and Michael Del Zotto beside him, McDavid appeared to lose the edge on his skate.The trio fell and plowed hard into the end boards.McDavid struggled to his feet and skated slowly to the bench."He didn't...

'Rollergirls': wrestling on roller skates

...professional wrestling on roller skates. The whole shebang debuts...teams following in the skate marks of old school roller...of roller derby queens skates that thin line between...waging war on roller skates. "Rollergirls" just...learns she shouldn't skate braless. Its follow-up...