Hockey / Sports

Sharks rout Avalanche 5-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The San Jose Sharks needed a good laugh, and eventually they got one.

San Jose knows its playoff hopes are on life support these days, and Wednesday night they came through with a 5-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche -- ...

Flyers' Schenn set for abdominal surgery

PITTSBURGH -- Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn will have abdominal surgery on Thursday but will be ready for the start of training camp, general manager Ron Hextall announced Wednesday before the game in Pittsburgh.

Hextall said Schenn, who has ...

A case of Monday blues for Kings

LOS ANGELES--Yes, there is a sober, rational counterpoint to the often-distraught pronouncements on social media after a hockey team loses a game.

You can find it at

One calling card for the site: "Your team's chances of...