Stories tagged: stanley cup
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019
The Boston Bruins’ consistent approach on and off the ice will be tested one more time in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final against the St. Louis Blues.
Tue., June 4, 2019
Mike Emrick, known as “Doc” because he has a doctorate in broadcasting, is working the 21st Stanley Cup Final of his illustrious career.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019
Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy is looking for help on defense with the possibility Zdeno Chara won’t be back for the next game of the Stanley Cup Final against St. …
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019
Ryan O’Reilly scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period for his second of the night, and the St. Louis Blues thrived in a chaotic Game 4 of the …
UPDATED: Sun., June 2, 2019
Patrice Bergeron wins the faceoff and Jake DeBrusk retrieves the puck for Torey Krug, who waits just long enough for Bergeron to set up and shoots it at his stick …
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019
Defenseman Torey Krug scored a goal and had three assists and first-line center Patrice Bergeron had a goal and two assists for Boston, David Pastrnak scored his first goal of …
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019
John Moore is ready for his closeup and the chance to make an impact in the Stanley Cup Final.
Thu., May 30, 2019
Jordan Binnington of the St. Louis Blues is now trying to beat the Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final after the Boston organization took him in last season.
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019
St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist is facing a potential suspension in the Stanley Cup Final after delivering an elbow to the head of Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk.
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019
Former Blues captain will David Backes will have to go through his old team if he is going to win the Stanley Cup for the first time.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018
A small Saskatchewan city devastated by a fatal bus crash involving its junior hockey team welcomed a trophy that fans no doubt hoped would one day be hoisted by one …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018
Capitals rookie Chandler Stephenson is taking the Stanley Cup to Humboldt to help the Canadian community heal after the deadly bus crash involving a junior hockey team. Stephenson understands he …
Fri., June 29, 2018
Top assistant Todd Reirden will take over the Stanley Cup-champion Capitals, promoted from the bench on Friday in a move that allows Washington to maintain a sense of continuity.
Tue., June 12, 2018
Hundreds of thousands of fans lined Constitution Avenue and filled the National Mall on Tuesday to celebrate the Washington Capitals’ first Stanley Cup championship.
Tue., June 12, 2018
Maybe it took just a week, or perhaps the past two months. Maybe it took a quarter of a century. But be clear about this, as Constitution Avenue is blocked …
UPDATED: Sat., June 9, 2018
It takes a long time for an expansion team to challenge for a championship, let alone win one. For fans of hockey in the nation’s capital, it only took 44 …
UPDATED: Sat., June 9, 2018
The Washington Capitals took the Stanley Cup through the MGM Grand and to a dance club on the Las Vegas Strip. They took it to a popular bar not far …
UPDATED: Sat., June 2, 2018
Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored, Braden Holtby made enough saves to compensate for his giveaway and the Washington Capitals beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-1 on Saturday night to …
UPDATED: Sun., May 27, 2018
The Washington Capitals have waited nearly 44 years to raise the Stanley Cup for the first time. Their only remaining obstacles are some desert-dwelling misfits who refuse to wait for …
Sat., April 14, 2018
Injured Humboldt Broncos players got a visit from the Stanley Cup at Royal University Hospital. Ryan Straschnitzki, badly injured in the junior hockey team’s bus crash, asked to see name …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018
Dallas Stars coach Ken Hitchcock is retiring, ending a 22-year career as the third-winningest coach in NHL history. Hitchcock will become a consultant for the team he led to its …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018
The NHL’s second season is here, and that means to expect the unexpected. Perhaps the Nashville Predators, this year’s Presidents’ Trophy winners, will succumb to the Colorado Avalanche. Or maybe …
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018
Soon, the names of Hockey Hall of Famers like Gordie Howe, Bobby Hull and Maurice “Rocket” Richard will be removed from the Stanley Cup to make room for the next …
UPDATED: Mon., May 29, 2017
Pittsburgh rookie Jake Guentzel beat Nashville’s Pekka Rinne with 3:17 left in regulation to put the Penguins ahead to stay in a 5-3 victory in Game 1 of the Stanley …
UPDATED: Mon., May 22, 2017
Different players just keep stepping up for the Nashville Predators, and now their magical postseason run has an even bigger destination: the franchise’s first trip to the Stanley Cup Final.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016
ESPN sportscaster John Saunders, who has hosted “The Sports Reporters” for the last 15 years, has died, the network announced Wednesday. He was 61.
Sat., July 16, 2016
Sidney Crosby received a rousing reception during a parade in Canada, with the Pittsburgh Penguins captain showing off the Stanley Cup to his hometown fans.
Wed., June 15, 2016
After a false start last week, Pittsburgh Penguins fans came through in a huge way Wednesday for the team’s Stanley Cup victory parade.
Sun., June 12, 2016
SAN JOSE, Calif. – A turnaround season for the Pittsburgh Penguins ended with Sidney Crosby once again holding the Stanley Cup. Crosby set up Kris Letang’s go-ahead goal midway through …
Mon., June 6, 2016
Bounce-back performances from two key players moved the Pittsburgh Penguins to the brink of winning the Stanley Cup.