Flyers could’ve had Keith Yandle, wound up with Luke Schenn

The Luke Schenn-James van Riemsdyk trade seemed like a bad one for the Philadelphia Flyers when it happened. After a season and a half, it looks even worse — van…

U.S. Olympic team: Why did Blake Wheeler beat out Bobby Ryan?

PITTSBURGH — When the Bobby Ryan bomb dropped, courtesy of an on-ice, post-Winter Classic ceremony and, minutes later, Scott Burnside’s explosive story on the U.S. Olympic selection process, one name…

Zenon Konopa’s bogus journey from Minneapolis to Buffalo

Zenon Konopka, like a whole bunch of people, had to deal with a travel disaster over the last couple days. The problem for Konopka: he was trying to make it…

Sidney Crosby’s backhand is still quite good

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby is pretty good at most hockey-type things. He’s got a particularly good backhand shot, though, and that was on display Friday night against the New York…

Returning to Surrey

Home Building White Rock BC When James was being handed his discharge letter, he was so sure he wanted to leave the hospital not minding whether he has been healed…

Pascal Dupuis injury update: Torn ACL likely to end Penguins forward’s season

Tough loss for the Pittsburgh Penguins: Forward Pascal Dupuis’ season is likely over because of a torn ACL in his right knee. Pens coach Dan Bylsma announced Friday night that…