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Kings come back to defeat Blackhawks

LOS ANGELES -- Jeff Carter stepped up and openly acknowledged the obvious after the All-Star break ended. Quite simply, he said that the struggling Los Angeles Kings were "running out of games."

On Wednesday, the Kings center did something about ...

Penguins blanked in Washington, 4-0

WASHINGTON -- Washington coach Barry Trotz had watched his team go 0-3-1 in its previous four games, but he wasn't ready to start throwing chairs around.

Or even harsh words, for that matter.

A couple of hours before the Capitals defeated the ...

Minor league AHL will have Pacific Division

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- An idea hatched by the Anaheim Ducks nearly a decade ago will become reality Thursday when the American Hockey League announces it will add a Pacific Division in the fall.

The AHL's news conference here at SAP Center will ...

Final decision for Flyers on Timonen coming soon

When discussing Kimmo Timonen's health Wednesday and his possible return, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall seemed more upbeat than at any time since it was announced that the veteran defenseman had blood clots.

Hextall, for the first time, even...

Wild nip Oilers, 2-1

EDMONTON, Alberta -- After a week off for both the Minnesota Wild and Edmonton Oilers because of the All-Star break, Wild coach Mike Yeo said Tuesday morning, "You'd expect probably both teams execution-wise to not be completely sharp right off ...