Posts Tagged Hockey

Roy makes all right moves in 1st year leading Avs

In this Dec. 12, 2013 file photo, Colorado Avalanche's head coach Patrick Roy yells on the bench as Marc-Andre Cliche (24), John Mitchell (7) and Maxime Talbot (25) look on during third period action against the Winnipeg Jets in  in Winnipeg. Roy's pushed all the right buttons in leading a team that finished last in the Western Conference a season ago back into the playoffs. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press,  John Woods)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Patrick Roy’s fiery personality was on full display in the opening game when the Colorado coach got into a heated exchange with Anaheim, banging his hands again and again on the glass partition until it tilted.

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Lightning’s Lindback to start Game 1 vs. Canadiens

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Anders Lindback (39), from Sweden, deflects a shot in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper grudgingly gave up the news.

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Ducks hope playoff success finally starts vs Stars

Anaheim Ducks' Patrick Maroon, left, and Ryan Getzlaf celebrate their team's 5-2 win against the San Jose Sharks after an NHL hockey game on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. The Ducks clinched their second straight Pacific Division title. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — From the moment Stephane Robidas was traded from the Dallas Stars to the Anaheim Ducks last month, he realized he might end up facing his former teammates in the first round of the playoffs.

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Hurricanes enter offseason of uncertainty

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes have entered perhaps their most uncertain offseason since they moved to North Carolina.

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UND men’s hockey in top five in both final polls

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team is ranked in the top five in the final edition of both national polls.

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