April 2, 1990 |
Talk about chutzpah. It's bad enough that the Dodgers bummed out Brooklyn 32 years ago when they left for Los Angeles. But now the richest club in baseball is reopening those wounds, and Flatbush is steaming mad. A few weeks ago, see, the Los Angeles club threatened to sue two young fellas who own a little neighborhood bar called The Brooklyn Dodger.
October 7, 2013 |
This one evoked shades of his blunder in St. Louis last season and an earlier miscue against the Phoenix Coyotes. But Kings goalie Jonathan Quick's epic gaffe and own-goal against the visiting New York Rangers in the home opener at Staples Center was far more unsightly than those twin mishaps. The best thing that could be said about Monday night's error in the Rangers' 3-1 win was that it didn't occur in the playoffs as the other two did. GAME SUMMARY: Rangers 3, Kings 1 It happened at 4:39 of the third period and drained the energy out of the building and silenced the proceedings.
June 28, 2009 |
While teams stockpiled prospects in the last six rounds of the NHL entry draft, the Kings traded former first-round pick Brian Boyle and the Ducks got a boost when winger Teemu Selanne told them he will fulfill the final season of his contract. Selanne, who will turn 39 next week, had hesitated to commit until he saw whether General Manager Bob Murray would gut the team or go for another Stanley Cup.
July 5, 2009
Hockey: A photo caption in the June 28 Sports section said the Kings traded Brian Boyle to the New York Islanders. Boyle was traded to the New York Rangers.
December 23, 2010 |
Brian Boyle knows the importance of blood donors firsthand. And he also knows that giving blood tapers off at this time of year -- but the urgent need for blood doesn't. That's why the Maryland man organizes a series of blood drives in winter every year. Six years ago, his life was saved by 36 blood transfusions. "It's my way of showing my appreciation to the blood donors and everyone who helped me in my recovery," Boyle says in a Baltimore Sun story. "I'm trying to use my story as a way to give back and help others.