LOS ANGELES, CA - Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers stretches during a practice session on an off day during the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Reeling Rangers Return Home In 2-0 Hole

The New York Rangers know they will have the raucous Madison Square Garden crowd on their side in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup finals. The whistle and the bounces? That is a whole other […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/09/2014

Dan Boyle (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Sharks Trade D Dan Boyle To Isles

The New York Islanders acquired the negotiating rights to potential free agent defenseman Dan Boyle from the San Jose Sharks for a conditional pick in next year’s draft. The 37-year-old Boyle can become an unrestricted […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/06/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 04:  Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings and teammates celebrate Williams overtime game-winner against the New York Rangers during Game One of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Staples Center on June 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Williams’ OT Goal Lifts Kings In Game 1

Just over 15 minutes into the Stanley Cup finals, the Los Angeles Kings had fallen into yet another two-goal hole against the speedy New York Rangers. Justin Williams knows Los Angeles should stay out of […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/05/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 29:  Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers looks om prior to the start of the game against the Montreal Canadiens during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final in the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 29, 2014 in New York City. Rangers defeated the Canadiens 1-0.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lundqvist, Rangers Gearing Up For Kings

Henrik Lundqvist had his game-day face on at practice. He still smiled and answered all the questions thrown at him Monday about the Los Angeles Kings – the New York Rangers’ long-awaited opponent in the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/03/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 29:  Dominic Moore #28 of the New York Rangers celebrates his second period goal at 18:07 against the Montreal Canadiens during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final in the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 29, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rangers Knock Out Habs In 6, Reach Cup Finals

Henrik Lundqvist was perfect on a night he needed to be. After one of the toughest games of his career, the New York goalie bounced back with a performance that put the Rangers in the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/30/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 22: Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers crashes into Dustin Tokarski #35 of the Montreal Canadiens in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Galchenyuk Nets OT Goal, Canadiens Beat Rangers

By IRA PODELL AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) Dustin Tokarski has two days to relax, and he won’t have to come up with any more answers about whether he is ready for the Stanley […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/23/2014

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Sharks GM Recommends No Change In Coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The pain of another playoff collapse was still fresh less than two days later as the San Jose Sharks packed up for another early summer. General manager Doug Wilson expressed his […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/07/2014

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First Round Disappointment

By Matt Furtado / KHTK Sports 1140 The San Jose Sharks and the Golden State Warriors – two teams with historic first round losses that will be remembered for a long time, not only by […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/04/2014

Antti Niemi (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks Hit New Low In Collapse Vs. Kings

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) For a franchise with a frustrating history of postseason flops, the latest collapse sent the San Jose Sharks to a new low. The Sharks became the fourth team in NHL history to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/02/2014

Antti Niemi (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Look To Avoid Collapse Vs. Kings

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) It should come as no shock that the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks are preparing for a Game 7 of their first-round series considering how tightly contested this fierce […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/30/2014

Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings has the puck knocked away by Justin Braun #61 of the San Jose Sharks during the second period in Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

San Jose Sharks Fall Again As Los Angeles Kings Force Game 7

Williams and Anze Kopitar each had two goals and an assist, and Jonathan Quick made 25 saves as the Kings became just the ninth team in NHL history to force a seventh game after losing the first three.

04/28/2014

Logan Couture #39, Antti Niemi #31 and Patrick Marleau #12 of the San Jose Sharks react to a Los Angeles Kings goal during a 6-3 loss in Game Four of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

San Jose Sharks Will Try Finishing Off L.A. Kings Again In Game 5

The San Jose Sharks have far too much respect for the Los Angeles Kings and all they have accomplished the past few years to think that knocking them out of the playoffs would be easy.

04/25/2014