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Sportsnet faces Saturday night challenge after Don Cherry departure

Sportsnet brass made the call to end Don Cherry's nearly four-decade run on Hockey Night in Canada's Coach's Corner after his rant over the weekend. Their next big decision may be even tougher. With his bombast, insight,...

‘It’s unfortunate, sad, but he crossed the line’: NHLers react to Don Cherry firing

Max Domi wasn't about to offer his opinion on Sportsnet's decision to cut ties with Don Cherry, but the Montreal Canadiens forward was quick to express his admiration for a man he calls a family friend. "I...

Inconsistent Flames feeling same frustrations as their fans

Forget skiing, snowboarding or even playing shinny on frozen ponds in the nearby Rocky Mountains. In recent weeks, Calgarians have been occupied by another recreational pursuit: playing amateur sports psychologist for the confounding Calgary Flames.  ...

Aho strikes twice as Hurricanes thump Sens

Sebastian Aho scored twice, Joel Edmundson had a goal and two assists, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Ottawa Senators 8-2 to snap a four-game losing streak Monday night. Warren Foegele, Ryan Dzingel and Martin Necsas each...

Leon Draisaitl on life in Connor McDavid’s shadow

SAN JOSE -- Matching the energy of an ethereal talent isn't something every player can do. That is why playing on Connor McDavid's wing is a daunting task."It's the time and space you have to give him, to...

Longtime AP sports writer, editor Ben Olan dies at 96

NEW YORK -- Ben Olan, a sports writer and editor at The Associated Press for more than 50 years who was honored by the NHL Hall of Fame, has died. He was 96.Known for being nattily dressed during...

Jackets’ Nick Foligno suspended three games for hit

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The NHL suspended Columbus forward Nick Foligno for three games for a hit that leveled Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare.The Department of Player Safety announced the penalty for the Blue Jackets' captain on Monday.Foligno dropped...

Hockey icon Don Cherry fired for immigrant comments

Don Cherry, an iconic Canadian hockey commentator, has been fired by Sportsnet for his on-air remarks on Saturday alleging that the country's immigrants don't properly honor fallen soldiers.Cherry, 85, used his "Coach's Corner" segment on "Hockey Night In...

Waiver watch – A plus-minus standout from Ottawa?

Every week, we'll mine the waiver wire for lesser-rostered assets to help your squad, whether you favor dynasty or the redraft format, and we'll also toss in some tips for DFS players out there. Finally, we will look...

Coyotes sign GM John Chayka to long-term extension

The Arizona Coyotes have signed general manager John Chayka to a long-term contract extension. Terms of the deal announced Monday were not disclosed. Chayka has built the Coyotes into playoff contenders since becoming the youngest general...

Sidney Crosby to miss Rangers’ game with undisclosed injury

Penguins star Sidney Crosby will miss Tuesday night's game against the Rangers because of an undisclosed injury. Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said Monday that Crosby will not travel with the club to New York. The Penguins also...

Penguins won’t have Sidney Crosby against Rangers

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby missed practice Monday and will not play against the New York Rangers on Tuesday in New York because of a lower-body injury."Sid is continuing to be evaluated right now," coach Mike Sullivan said....

Fantasy hockey rankings: Week 7 update

With fewer workhorse goalies such as Carey Price, we break down how to find value at this position. Source link

McDavid scores hat trick, reaches 400 points in Oilers blowout win over Ducks

Connor McDavid had a hat trick and became the eighth NHL player to record 400 points before his 23rd birthday as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Anaheim Ducks 6-2 on Sunday night. It is the...

Mitch Marner out for a minimum of 4 weeks with ankle injury

The Toronto Maple Leafs will be without the services of forward Mitch Marner longer than they hoped. The club announced on Sunday that Marner underwent an MRI exam on his injured ankle and will be out of...

Leafs’ Mitch Marner out at least four weeks with ankle injury

Toronto Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner will be out a minimum of four weeks after sustaining an ankle injury Saturday against the Flyers.Marner, 22, is the Leafs' second-leading scorer with 18 points (four goals, 14 assists) in 18...

Devils put 2 away fast to beat Canucks at home

Goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood continues to bedevil the Vancouver Canucks. The New Jersey Devils scored goals 22 seconds apart in the first period then relied on a 30-save performance from Blackwood to beat the Canucks 2-1 Sunday afternoon....

Scheifele comes in hot as Jets snap Stars’ win streak in OT

Mark Scheifele scored 21 seconds into overtime as the Winnipeg Jets ended the Dallas Stars' winning streak at four games with a 3-2 victory on Sunday. Scheifele got his seventh goal of the season when he went...

Network apologizes for Don Cherry’s comments on immigrants

TORONTO -- A Canadian broadcast company has apologized for hockey commentator Don Cherry's remarks about what he believes are new immigrants not honoring the country's fallen soldiers.Cherry, 85, who has been criticized in the past for his outspoken...

Sportsnet apologizes for Don Cherry’s ‘offensive, discriminatory’ remarks

Sportsnet has apologized after hockey commentator Don Cherry complained on national television that he rarely sees people he believes are immigrants wearing poppies ahead of Remembrance Day. Sportsnet president Bart Yabsley says Cherry's comments are offensive and...

Don Cherry sparks online backlash for comments on immigrants and Remembrance Day

Hockey commentator Don Cherry is in the limelight yet again, this time for complaining that he rarely sees people he believes to be new immigrants wearing poppies ahead of Remembrance Day. The 85-year-old Cherry said on Saturday...

Blues down Flames in OT for 7th straight win

David Perron had two points including the overtime winner as the St. Louis Blues extended their winning streak to seven games on Saturday night with 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames. After TJ Brodie was...

Sens score fastest back-to-back goals in franchise history to storm past Hurricanes

The Ottawa Senators may be in the midst of a rebuild, but that doesn't mean the players aren't enjoying themselves right now. Filip Chlapik, Vladislav Namestnikov and Jean-Gabriel Pageau all scored in the first period and Anders...

Marner suffers ankle injury as Leafs fall to Flyers in SO

Sean Couturier scored the winner in the shootout as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday night. Flyers captain Claude Giroux also scored in the shootout for the visitors, while William...

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