Hockey

March 04, 2017 - 5:04 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Longtime NHL defenseman Ken Klee is out as the coach of the U.S. women's hockey team after leading the Americans to gold medals at the last two world championships. Who's in? The players are waiting to hear, less than a month before the world championships and less than a year before...
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March 03, 2017 - 6:48 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The UFC has become an anchor tenant of new T-Mobile Arena, committing to bringing several years of Las Vegas fight cards exclusively to the new entertainment venue. The UFC and arena owner AEG announced the deal Friday, a day before UFC 209 at the 20,000-seat arena. AEG says the...
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March 03, 2017 - 6:46 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The UFC has become an anchor tenant of new T-Mobile Arena, committing to bringing several years of Las Vegas fight cards exclusively to the new entertainment venue. The UFC and arena owner AEG announced the deal Friday, a day before UFC 209 at the 20,000-seat arena. AEG says the...
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March 02, 2017 - 10:25 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist made 32 saves on his 35th birthday and the New York Rangers got third-period goals from Pavel Buchnevich and Oscar Lindberg to beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night. New York, which has beaten Boston five straight times, outscored the Bruins 12-5 while sweeping...
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ADDS THAT STREIT SENT TO PENGUINS AFTER TRADED TO LIGHTNING - FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2016, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers' Mark Streit skates with the puck during an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings in Philadelphia. The Pittsburg Penguins sent a fourth-round pick in the 2018 draft to the Tampa Bay Lightning for Streit, just hours after the Lightning acquired Streit from Philadelphia on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton, File)
March 01, 2017 - 9:00 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins' biggest trade-deadline move may end up being the one they didn't make. The defending Stanley Cup champions held on to goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury through Wednesday's NHL trade deadline, opting to keep the franchise leader in victories while instead...
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Detroit Red Wings' goalie Petr Mrazek, of the Czech Republic, is illuminated by a spotlight as he skates to his net after the singing of the national anthems before the team's NHL hockey game against the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
March 01, 2017 - 2:46 pm
The Latest on the NHL trade deadline (all times Eastern): 1:40 p.m. The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired defenseman Mark Streit from the Philadelphia Flyers for center Valtteri Filppula and two draft picks. Philadelphia receives a 2017 fourth-round pick and conditional seventh-round pick in the...
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Philadelphia Flyers' Mark Streit, left, and Colorado Avalanche's Jarome Iginla collide during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 4-0. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
March 01, 2017 - 2:41 pm
Jarome Iginla and Thomas Vanek went from the bottom of the standings to playoff contention after being two of the most notable players dealt at the NHL's trading deadline on Wednesday. It was a particularly significant jump for Iginla. The 20-year veteran was dealt to Los Angeles by the league-...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016, file photo, George McPhee, left, and NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise owner Bill Foley attend a news conference in Las Vegas. The expansion Vegas Golden Knights can begin making trades and signing free agents for next season as soon as Foley’s final payment clears. The expansion draft is almost four months away, but Vegas could get some clarity and some assets very soon. “We’ve been talking with teams here for a few weeks now,” general manager McPhee said. “Teams are looking for some certainty with their rosters and obviously trying to improve their rosters before the trading deadline and they want to talk to us to see if there’s a player that we could agree upon that for a couple months from now to claim, which would make their life easier.” (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 01, 2017 - 2:31 am
While 30 NHL teams were talking trades ahead of this week's deadline, the wheeling and dealing is about to begin for the 31st. The expansion Vegas Golden Knights can begin making trades and signing free agents for next season as soon as owner Bill Foley's final payment clears with the league. The...
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FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2016, file photo, Tampa Bay Lightning center Brian Boyle (11) plays during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Vancouver Canucks, in Tampa, Fla. The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired forward Brian Boyle in a trade with the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. Tampa Bay gets a 2017 second-round pick and forward Byron Froese for Boyle. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
February 27, 2017 - 10:47 pm
Brian Boyle is moving up the standings, the Tampa Bay Lightning are moving on and the Toronto Maple Leafs are moving into playoff mode. The Maple Leafs acquired Boyle in a trade with the Lightning on Monday for a 2017 second-round pick and minor league forward Byron Froese. The 32-year-old...
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February 27, 2017 - 4:30 pm
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — A 19-year-old hockey player from Erie Community College has been charged after attacking a referee during the final seconds of the junior college national championship game. According to the Broome County Sheriff's office, Brandon Day was charged with a misdemeanor count of...
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