New York Knicks owner James Dolan tests positive for coronavirus James Dolan, the executive chairman of Madison Square Garden Company and owner of the New York Knicks, has tested positive for the coronavirus. The Knicks announced Dolan's diagnosis Saturday night. It.. WorldNews - Published 1 week ago
Colorado Avalanche announce player's positive coronavirus test, the third NHL player to be diagnosed The Colorado Avalanche said the unidentified player has been at home in isolation and "has recovered and is back to normal."
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Need a refund on those tickets to NBA, NHL or baseball games? Hold that thought Sports teams, ticket resellers holding money of fans while fans hold tickets for games in limbo during pandemic. Tensions are starting to simmer.
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CBS Sports Network filling TV's live sports void with Professional Bull Riders event With the previously scheduled NBA, college basketball, MLS, NHL and XFL not on TV this weekend, the Professional Bull Riders will take center stage.
USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago Canada battens down as Trudeau's wife tested for coronavirus and NHL suspends games Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie, are in self-isolation after she fell ill and was tested for the coronavirus, while schools are being shut down in Ontario to limit the.. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
Tennis, soccer and U.S. sports hit as coronavirus shreds calendar The global sporting calendar is being shredded by the coronavirus pandemic, with men's tennis shut down for six weeks, top European soccer leagues on hold and the NBA and NHL suspended until further.. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
NHL suspends regular season games indefinitely due to coronavirus pandemic The NHL has followed the NBA's lead by suspending games across the league indefinitely due to the coronavirus outbreak.
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NHL expects to have update Thursday on how to proceed with season in wake of coronavirus concerns The San Jose Sharks and Columbus Blue Jackets said Wednesday that they would bar public attendance at their games.
USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago Fights of the 2019-20 NHL season All the fisticuffs from this season's NHL games.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 11, 2020
Santa Clara County's ban on mass gatherings due to coronavirus will impact sporting events Coronavirus concerns have led Santa Clara County, California, to ban mass gatherings, a move that will impact teams, most notably the NHL's Sharks.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 10, 2020
MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS to close clubhouses to the media over coronavirus concerns MLB, NBA plan to close clubhouses to the media and non-essential personnel; additional measures may also be considered to protect season schedules.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 9, 2020
New York Rangers' Mika Zibanejad scores five goals vs. Capitals, including OT game-winner New York Rangers' Mika Zibanejad became the first NHL player to score five goals (which included an OT winner) since 2018.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 6, 2020
Former NHL player Matthew Barnaby arrested for misdemeanor assault, public intoxication Former NHL player and ESPN hockey analyst Matthew Barnaby was arrested Thursday morning on misdemeanor charges of public intoxication and assault.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 5, 2020 Meet David Ayres, the Hurricanes' emergency goalie. He is a Zamboni driver who will practice with Maple Leafs David Ayres, 42, became the feel-good moment of this NHL season after entering the game on an emergency basis and getting a win for Carolina.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 23, 2020
Emergency goalie David Ayres, 42, gets NHL win after Hurricanes' James Reimer, Petr Mrazek are hurt David Ayres, who played in 6-3 win after injuries to Carolina Hurricanes goalies James Reimer, Petr Mrazek, drives a Zamboni for the Toronto Marlies.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 23, 2020 Sharks' Evander Kane rips NHL for suspension: 'Ridiculous' and 'completely flawed' Sharks forward Evander Kane called his three-game suspension for elbowing "ridiculous," writing on Twitter the system is "completely flawed."
USATODAY.com - Published on February 16, 2020
Today in History for February 16th Highlights of this day in history: The Civil War's Battle of Fort Donelson; the Georgia crematory case; John Demjanjuk goes on trial; America's first 911 call; and the NHL scraps the rest of its.. USATODAY.com - Published on February 15, 2020 St. Louis Blues-Anaheim Ducks game postponed after Jay Bouwmeester collapses on bench The NHL game between the Blues and Ducks was postponed after St. Louis defenseman Jay Bouwmeester collapsed on the bench during the first period.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 12, 2020
Opponents marvel at Ovechkin the goal-scorer Calgary defenseman Mark Giordano and Tampa Bay goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy discuss how Alex Ovechkin has become one of the NHL's best goal-scorers. (Feb. 7)
USATODAY.com - Published on February 7, 2020 How NHL rookie Givani Smith used father's lessons to battle racism on road to NHL Detroit Red Wings' 21-year-old rookie Givani Smith used lessons his father taught him to deal with slurs and succeed on the road to NHL.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 26, 2020
Has All-Star novelty worn off for NHL players? Some want to rest; others excited to go Alex Ovechkin pulled out of All-Star Game for second year in a row and others said they would rather rest than play, but Patrick Kane keeps going.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 26, 2020 NHL takes step in right direction, but will that lead to sustainable women's pro hockey league? Women's hockey players say the exposure from the NHL All-Star skills competition's USA-Canada game is "a step in the right direction."
USATODAY.com - Published on January 25, 2020
Predators' Pekka Rinne becomes first NHL goalie since 2013 to score goal Holding a 4-2 lead, Pekka Rinne grabbed a puck behind his goal line and fired a shot past the far blue line. The puck bounced and spun and went in.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 10, 2020 Former NHL goalie Tim Thomas details brain damage Former NHL goaltender Tim Thomas says he has experienced significant brain damage from concussions during his playing career. Thomas says he still struggles to organize his thoughts. (Dec. 12)
USATODAY.com - Published on December 13, 2019
Top NHL goaltenders playing less in regular season Antti Raanta of the Arizona Coyotes and Ben Bishop of the Dallas Stars discuss the NHL trend of playing top goaltenders less during the regular season to keep them rested for playoffs. (Nov. 11)
USATODAY.com - Published on December 3, 2019 Retired NHL player Sean Avery said former coach Marc Crawford kicked him when he played for Kings Sean Avery told the New York Post that Marc Crawford, currently a Blackhawks assistant coach, kicked him during an NHL game during the 2006-07 season.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 1, 2019
Akim Aliu: Calgary Flames coach's apology for racist remarks was 'misleading' and 'insincere' Ex-NHL player Akim Aliu said coach Bill Peters' apology for alleged racist remarks to Aliu a decade ago was "misleading, insincere and concerning."
USATODAY.com - Published on November 28, 2019 Calgary Flames Investigating Coach Over Allegation He Used Racial Slurs The National Hockey League said it was also looking into a player’s allegations that a decade ago, the coach, Bill Peters, had targeted him with racist language. NYTimes.com - Published on November 26, 2019
Capitals' John Carlson has Bobby Orr-like month: Is 100-point defenseman season still possible? Capitals defenseman John Carlson has 20 points in 11 games, reminding the NHL of the days of 100-point defensemen. Is that feat still possible?
USATODAY.com - Published on October 24, 2019 Early NHL standings show coaching changes work: Sabres and Oilers leading their division The Buffalo Sabres, Edmonton Oilers and Anaheim Ducks all made coaching changes and all have had success in the early going of the NHL season.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 19, 2019
Puppy alert! The NHL just got a whole lot cuter! Simone Biles is the GOAT, college football is officially in full gear and, oh, did we mention puppies? Here's the week that was in sports.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 13, 2019 NHL teams are adding dogs to their rosters: Cute pooches are welcomed across the league Ten NHL teams now boast official team dogs, and that number may grow because team dogs are becoming as popular as players. They are full of cuteness.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 10, 2019
Max Domi aims to inspire diabetic hockey players Canadiens forward Max Domi discusses a chance meeting with Hockey Hall of Famer Bobby Clarke, who also has Type 1 Diabetes, and how it inspired him to want to help kids with the disease and dreams of.. USATODAY.com - Published on October 8, 2019 Agent rips broadcaster for saying Stars player's injury was a 'little bit of bad hockey karma' NHL agent took to Twitter to criticize Bruins broadcaster Jack Edwards for saying it was a "little bit of bad hockey karma” when player was injured.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 4, 2019
NHL prediction: Tampa Bay Lightning are still the team to beat in 2019-20 The Tampa Bay Lightning, who were shockingly swept in the first round, might be better than the team that tied a record with 62 regular-season wins.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 2, 2019 Sharks' Evander Kane suspended three games for abusing official in preseason game Sharks left wing Evander Kane, who called his preseason game ejection for abusing an official an "absolute joke," was suspended 3 games by the NHL.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 1, 2019
NHL point projections: How we see the 2019-20 season unfolding USA TODAY Sports' NHL point projections have the Coyotes and Panthers making the playoffs, and the Avalanche winning the Central Division.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 26, 2019 NHL players say regular season has value St. Louis Blues center Ryan O’Reilly and Vegas Golden Knights forward Jonathan Marchessault discuss the value of the regular season for playoff success. (Sept. 5)
USATODAY.com - Published on September 25, 2019
Andrei Svechnikov should score 30: These five players are the next NHL stars Hurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov, 19, leads our list of breakthrough candidates for the 2019-20 season after scoring 20 goals in his rookie year.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 25, 2019 NHL goaltenders worry about increased concussions There has been an alarming increase in concussions among NHL goaltenders over the past couple of seasons. Fourteen different goalies missed a total of 276 games over that span with a concussion or head.. USATODAY.com - Published on September 21, 2019 NHL preseason 2019 Top shots from the 2019 NHL preseason games
USATODAY.com - Published on September 19, 2019