Tuukka Rask, Boston Bruins (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Scientist Names Wasp Species For Bruins Goalie

A Boston-area researcher who was part of a team that discovered a new species of wasp in Kenya has named the inset in honor of Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask.

02/24/2015

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Eastern Conference Contenders

With two months left in the regular NHL season, who are the real contenders in the East?

02/11/2015

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Six NHL Logos That Need to Be Brought Back

During warmups, the New York Islanders donned jerseys bearing the much-mocked fisherman logo from the mid-90s. The return of that fashion faux-pas bears the question: what other logos should NHL teams bring back for one night?

02/04/2015

Gordie Howe, 1997 file photo (Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Good News On Gordie

By NOAH TRISTER  AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) _ Gordie Howe’s family says the hockey great has made a dramatic improvement after he participated in a stem cell clinical trial. The 86-year-old Howe had a […]

12/19/2014

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Five Facts About Jean Beliveau

Over the last week a hockey legend has been remembered. Jean Beliveau died on December 2nd at the age of 83. Here are some facts about the legend…

12/10/2014

Gordie Howe, 1997 file photo (Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Mr. Hockey May Leave Hospital

DETROIT (AP) _ Gordie Howe’s family was hopeful the hockey great would be out of the hospital before the end of the night Wednesday after being treated for dehydration. In a statement released by the […]

12/03/2014

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Legends Playing for Other Teams

Watching New Jersey Devils Hall of Famer Martin Brodeur play for the St. Louis Blues sparks memories of other star athletes who ended their careers outside the cities in which they became legends. Here’s some of the most memorable.

12/03/2014

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5 Early Stanley Cup Favorites

Here are the five teams who are most likely to hoist Lord Stanley in June.

10/08/2014

2014 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game One

No Plans For NHL Expansion

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is flattered that North American cities without hockey teams are interested in adding one to their towns, but it just isn’t in the plans.

10/07/2014

Joel Quenneville (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images,) Kevin Dineen (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former Whalers Teammates Back Together Again

Joel Quenneville and Kevin Dineen are together again. Dineen was hired Monday as an assistant coach to Quenneville with the Chicago Blackhawks. They were teammates with the Hartford Whalers for six seasons from 1984 to 1990.

07/14/2014