National Hockey League (NHL) http://www.kunc.org en Draft Season: All-American, Twisted And Downright Infectious http://www.kunc.org/post/draft-season-all-american-twisted-and-downright-infectious For those of you who haven't been paying attention, there is now a fifth season in major American team sports to go along with baseball, football, basketball and ice hockey. Well, it's sort of an adjunct season, but it's very real and is passionately followed by die-hard fans. It is the draft season, which begins tomorrow with the NFL and extends through late June, when the NHL holds its draft. Wed, 07 May 2014 07:37:00 +0000 Frank Deford 56223 at http://www.kunc.org Draft Season: All-American, Twisted And Downright Infectious Chicago Blackhawks Stun Boston Bruins In Hockey Final http://www.kunc.org/post/chicago-blackhawks-stun-boston-bruins-hockey-final Transcript <p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: <p>From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Robert Siegel.<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>And I'm Audie Cornish. Oh, what a day to be a hockey fan in Chicago. The city is celebrating its Stanley Cup champions after last night's thrilling come-from-behind victory over the Boston Bruins. The Blackhawks stunned the Bruins and all of Boston by tying the game with just a minute and 16 seconds left in the final period. Then, just 17 seconds later, the game-winning puck flew into the goal.<p>Chicago now has its second NHL title in four years. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 22:05:00 +0000 David Schaper 46307 at http://www.kunc.org 17 Stunning Seconds Give Blackhawks The NHL's Stanley Cup http://www.kunc.org/post/17-stunning-seconds-give-blackhawks-nhls-stanley-cup <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqRuiN9ChlE</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 11:50:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 46273 at http://www.kunc.org 17 Stunning Seconds Give Blackhawks The NHL's Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup's Nostalgia Factor http://www.kunc.org/post/stanley-cups-nostalgia-factor Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon talks to NPR's sports correspondent Tom Goldman about the NBA and NHL finals, and a new record for soccer player Abby Wambach. Sat, 22 Jun 2013 13:28:00 +0000 46164 at http://www.kunc.org Chicago Defeats Boston, Evens NHL Stanley Cup Series http://www.kunc.org/post/chicago-defeats-boston-evens-nhl-stanley-cup-series So there was <em>another</em> overtime last night in the Stanley Cup series, except this time the Chicago Blackhawks outlasted the Boston Bruins, defeating them 6-5 and tying the NHL championship series.<p>What happened to the formidable Bruins? Thu, 20 Jun 2013 14:11:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46081 at http://www.kunc.org Chicago Defeats Boston, Evens NHL Stanley Cup Series